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Prof Sarah Bell

Prof Sarah Bell

Professor of Environment Engineering

Bartlett School Env, Energy & Resources

Faculty of the Built Environment

Joined UCL
1st Mar 2005

Research summary

Sarah Bell is an EPSRC Living With Environmental Change Research Fellow, investigating bottom-up approaches to community engagement in infrastructure provision. Her interest in infrastructure is grounded in her expertise in urban water systems. She uses interdisciplinary research methods to address issues at the interface of engineering, policy and society, including water efficiency, water reuse, and sustainable drainage.

Education

University of Sydney
Grad. Cert., Academic studies in Higher Education | 2004
Murdoch University
PhD, Sustainability and Technology Policy | 2003
University of New England, Armidale, NSW
MSc, Environmental Management | 1999
University of Western Australia
BEng hons, Environmental Engineering | 1996
University of Western Australia
BSc, Chemistry | 1996

Biography

Sarah Bell is a Chartered Engineer, Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management and Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers. She is Director of the Engineering Exchange at UCL which aims to improve community engagement in engineering and built environment research. Her latest book 'Urban Water Sustainability: Constructing Infrastructure for Cities and Nature' was published in 2018 by Routledge.

Publications