UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources

Dr Alison Fairbrass

Dr Alison Fairbrass

Research Fellow in Natural Capital Marine and Coastal Ecosystems

Bartlett School Env, Energy & Resources

Faculty of the Built Environment

Joined UCL
11th Oct 2018

Research summary

My work focuses on the quantification of the natural environment to inform decision-making. I have extensive experience of developing and implementing new methods and multi-scale systems to monitor the natural environment, and international approaches to environmental-economic decision-making.

Teaching summary

2018 - to date: MSc The Economics and Policy of Energy and the Environment (EPEE) (BENV0015), UK Energy and Environment Policy and Law module, 'UK environment policy: biodiversity' lecture


Masters, |
Doctorate, |


Since completing a PhD in Urban Sustainability & Resilience at UCL in 2017 I have worked as a postdoctoral Research Associate across UCL's Centre for Biodiversity & Environment Research and UCL's Institute for Sustainable Resources. Prior to joining UCL I completed an MSc in Conservation Science at Imperial College London and a BSc in Environmental Management at Birmingham University.