New Interim Assistant Director

We’re happy to announce our new Interim Assistant Director, Karen Buchanan. Dr. Buchanan will join the UT and our Department between 1st September and 31st December 2017. Karen is a chartered spatial planner by profession, an academic lawyer, a political ecologist by research (Ph.D. UCL, 2008), a leadership and executive coach, and international development consultant concerned with environmental justice, sustainability and climate change issues.

She worked previously at the University of Twente as a lecturer, post-doctoral researcher, and Assistant Professor and is happy to return after a 7 year stint working chiefly in a managerial capacity as Deputy Director of the Centre for Development Innovation, Wageningen UR and latterly as Portfolio Manager at a engineering and management consultancy.

We look forward to working with her. More details, such as contact information, will follow shortly.