Network

WASD has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the WASD network.

Interested in joining the WASD expert directory? Complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at sheema@sussex.ac.uk.

You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisations: Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

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Valentina Leal Montoya

Student of MA in Environment, Development and Policy

Valentina Leal, a professional with degrees in business and economics with 9 years’ experience in the Colombian energy sector and great interest in sustainable development and environment issues.Valentina started to work in the middle of her studies in one of the biggest hydropower generation projects in Colombia.…

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Prof. Mike Hobday

Director

Mike currently researches two fields: (a) innovation in East and South East Asia; and (b) innovation management in complex products and systems (CoPS). He has industrial experience in the semiconductor industry (Texas Instruments 1969-1978), a D.Phil.…

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Prof. Aidan Berry

Dean

Aidan Berry is the Dean Brighton Business School and the Chief Examiner for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom. He is a qualified accountant and has been a professor since 1994.…

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Councillor Garry Peltzer Dunn

Mayor

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prof. Robert Chambers

Professor

Robert Chambers is a Research Associate in the Participation, Power and Social Change Team at the Institute of Development Studies, UK. His main operational and research experience has been in East Africa and South Asia.…

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Prof. Robert Allison

Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Professor Allison’s research interests examine interactions between earth processes, landforms and material properties. Past projects have been funded by a range of organisations including the Natural Environment Research Council, The Royal Society, and The Nuffield Foundation.…

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Iain Ross

Research Assistant

Iain Ross is a Management and Entrepreneurship graduate from the University of Sussex, receiving the best student award for the course in 2015. Iain focused his Masters research on the role of sustainable entrepreneurs in creating sustainable development play in protecting the marine environment.…

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Janet Snow

Editor

Janet Snow worked at the University of Sussex for over 27 years. Until the creation of the School of Business, Management and Economics (BMEc) in 2009, she worked exclusive for the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), in various roles including supporting several research units, administration for the research degree programme, and full administration for the Business and Management single honours undergraduate programme.…

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Dr. Shova Thapa Karki

Lecturer

I am a lecturer in entrepreneurship and sustainability at the University of Sussex. I have expertise in the areas of biodiversity conservation, protected area management, sustainable entrepreneurship, women entrepreneurship.

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Prof. Geoffrey Oldham

Professor

Prof. Oldham is an Honorary Professor with SPRU at the University of Sussex, UK. Prof. Oldham trained as a geophysicist and spent several years in the exploration research laboratories of Standard Oil Company of California.…

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Councillor Lynda Hyde

Mayor

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Steve Reeve

Chair

Recipient of a University of Brighton award for teaching excellence, Stephen leads the Postgraduate Change Management programmes. He has written extensively on adult learning, technology and the role of higher education and public private partnerships.…