Careers for a Sustainable Future 2021: Careers for Sustainability Panel
From Emily Stewart
Learn about the different routes into sustainability careers, and the diverse range of careers available. During this event, you will hear from alumni and professionals who have pursued a sustainability career path, providing an insight into their own journeys, through education, training, careers, challenges, and opportunities. You will gain:
- Insights into what it is like to work in sustainability
- Tips on how to get ahead in your career path
- Examples of sustainability roles from different sectors.
Job title: Senior Researcher, Energy Policy Group
Luciana worked at the SRS Department before returning to academia for an MSc in Sustainable Energy Systems at the University of Edinburgh and a PhD in energy efficiency at Imperial College London. She has worked for a number of organizations, including the UK Government, Climate-KIC and the Parliamentary Office for Science and Technology. Luciana now works for the Energy Policy Group, a climate and energy think tank focused on Central and Eastern Europe, where she covers topics ranging from industrial decarbonisation to post-Covid green recovery.
Titles: Sustainable Lab Advisor (UCL), Sustainable Research Manager (King’s College London), Director (Green Lab Associates)
Martin started working as a technician and researcher before moving into sustainable labs at the University of Edinburgh in 2013. He currently works at King’s College London their Sustainable Research Manager, and as the director of Green Lab Associates. He also works at UCL as their Sustainable Lab Advisor, where he manages the LEAF programme.