All Staff

The Department of Science Technology Engineering and Public Policy consists of staff with expertise from management and leadership, acdemic, research and professional services.

Senior Leadership

Petersen 2016 Professor Arthur Petersen
Professor of Science, Technology and Public Policy
Head of Department (acting, 2016-17)
Director of Doctoral Studies
Graduate Research Tutor
Lawless 2016 Kelly Lawless
Department Manager
Jason Blackstock Dr Jason Blackstock
Head of Department (on sabbatical 2016-17)
Senior Lecturer, Science and Global Affairs
Acuto 2016 Professor Michele  Acuto
Senior Lecturer, Global Networks & Diplomacy
Research Director
Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti
Director of Strategy
Honorary Professor
Yacob Mulugetta Professor Yacob Mulugetta
Professor of Energy and Development Policy
Director of MPA Programme

Academic and Research Staff

Wanida Aaltonen Wanida Aaltonen
Research Assistant
Acuto 2016 Professor Michele  Acuto
Senior Lecturer in Global Networks & Diplomacy
Research Director
Mairi Black Dr Mairi J. Black
Research Associate, Resources and Energy Analysis
Jason Blackstock Dr Jason Blackstock
Head of Department 
Senior Lecturer in Science and Global Affairs
Irina Brass Dr Irina Brass
Research Associate, PETRAS
Rocio Carrero Dr Rocio Carrero
Research Associate, City Leadership Lab 
Graca Carvahlo Dr Graça Carvalho
Impact Champion, PETRAS
Cooper 2016 Dr Adam Cooper
Lecturer in Social Science and Public Policy
Cosgrave 2016 Dr Ellie Cosgrave
Research Associate, Liveable Cities
Tom Dolan Dr Tom Dolan
Research Associate, International Centre for Infrastructure Futures (ICIF)
Grcheva 2016 Leonora Grcheva
Research Associate
Dr Abbi Hobbs Dr Abbi Hobbs
Senior Research Associate
Head of Social Science Section, POST
Seconded full-time to Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST)
Daniel Hogendoorn Daniel Hogendoorn
Research Associate, Deltas dealing with uncertainty (DOUBT)
Carolin Kaltofen Dr Carolin Kaltofen
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Science Diplomacy 
Dr Caroline Kenny Dr Caroline Kenny
Research Associate
Social Science Section, POST
Seconded full-time to Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST)
Kira Matus Dr Kira Matus
Deputy Head of Department (Maternity leave)
Senior Lecturer in Innovation and Sustainability
Yacob Mulugetta Professor Yacob Mulugetta
Professor of Energy and Development Policy
Director of MPA Programme
Petersen 2016 Professor Arthur Petersen
Professor of Science, Technology and Public Policy
Deputy Head of Department (Interim)
Director of Doctoral Studies
Graduate Research Tutor
Dr Ann Thorpe Dr Ann Thorpe
MPA Programme Coordinator
To 2016 Dr Long Seng To
Research Fellow, AGRICEN
Olivia Stevenson

Dr Olivia Stevenson

Head of Public Policy and Engagement (BEAMS)

Washbourne 2016 Dr Carla-Leanne Washbourne
Lecturer in Environmental Science and Policy
Jeremy Watson Professor Jeremy Watson
Professor of Engineering Systems

Visiting and Honorary Staff

Dr Greg Clark Professor Greg Clark
Visiting Professor
Andrew Chilvers Dr Andrew Chilvers
Honorary Lecturer 
User icon Dr Jo Dally
Honorary Lecturer
Dr Miles Elsden Dr Miles Elsden
Honorary Professor
Dr Ken Gabriel Dr Ken Gabriel
Visiting Professor
User icon Dr Iain Gillespie
Visiting Professor
Regina Gusmao Dr Regina Pinto De Gusmao
Honorary Senior Research Associate
Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti
Honorary Professor
User icon Dr Andres Sevtsuk
Visiting Professor
Leo Meyer 2016 Dr Leo Meyer
Honorary Senior Lecturer 
Graeme Reid Professor Graeme Reid
Honorary Professor
Dr Youba Sokona Dr Youba Sokona
Honorary Professor 
Dr Pable Suarez Dr Pablo Suarez
Honorary Senior Lecturer
User icon Dr Vaughan C. Turekian
Honorary Senior Lecturer
User icon Dr Chris Tyler
Honorary Senior Lecturer
User icon Dr Marten van Aalst
Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr Masaru Yarime Dr Masaru Yarime
Honorary Reader

Professional Services

Britton 2016
Naomi Britton

Professional and Executive Education Coordinator

Ebsworth 2016
Robert Ebsworth

Finance Officer

Alice Ferns Alice Ferns
Communications and Marketing Officer
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Joseph Fitzsimons

Senior Teaching and Learning Administrator

Garcia 2016
Lourdes Garcia

PA to Academic Staff (Maternity Cover)


King 2016
Sam King

PA to Academic Staff

Lawless 2016
Kelly Lawless

Department Manager

Raphaelle Moor
Raphaelle Moor

Policy Institute Manager

Alan Seatwo
Alan Seatwo

Learning Technologist

Research Students

Armela Dino
Armela Dino

DPA Student

Zoe Henderson Zoe Henderson
PhD Student
Robin 2016
Enora Robin

PhD Student

Cristina Romanelli
Cristina Romanelli

DPA Student

Emilia Smeds Emilia Smeds
PhD Researcher
Lucas Somavilla Croxatto

Lucas Somavilla
PhD Student

User icon Ine Steemans
CDT Student, Centre for Urban Sustainability and Resilience
John Taylor
John Tyler

PhD Student

Asaf Tzachor Asaf Tzachor
Doctoral Student
Veale 2016
Michael Veale

PhD Student

Jeremy Webb
Jeremy Webb

PhD Student

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