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Congratulations to UCL-Energy Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett in promotion to Professor

Congratulations to UCL-Energy Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett in promotion to Professor

22 June 2016

UCL-Energy is delighted to announce the promotion of Dr David Shipworth and Dr Mark Barrett to the role of Professor within the Faculty of the Built Environment. 

The Bartlett
New documentary on Bartlett-funded research projects

New documentary on Bartlett-funded research projects

22 June 2016

A new film documenting the experience of two research projects based at The Bartlett, cLIMA sin Riesgo and ReMap Lima, has been released.

DPU
Critical Perspectives on Urban Infrastructure: Drawing Out a Progressive-Oriented Agenda

Critical Perspectives on Urban Infrastructure: Drawing Out a Progressive-Oriented Agenda

From the 13th to the 17th June, 2016, the DPU and the Institute of Advanced Studies at UCL hosted a group of early career scholars discussing ‘Critical Perspectives on Urban Infrastructure’. The workshop ...

Energy
“EU Referendum: Environmental & climate change consequences for the built environment” UCL-Energy & The Edge hold expert panel discussion

“EU Referendum: Environmental & climate change consequences for the built environment” UCL-Energy & The Edge hold expert panel discussion

A panel of 6 research and professional experts convened by the Edge and the UCL Energy Institute presented factual evidence on how EU membership affects the UK's built environment and what the ...

CPM
C&PM alumnus,
Neil Thompson, selected to join CIOB Innovation and Research Panel

C&PM alumnus, Neil Thompson, selected to join CIOB Innovation and Research Panel

Neil Thompson, a recent graduate of C&PM’s MSc Construction Economics and Finance programme and Head of Digital Research and Innovation at Balfour Beatty, has been selected to join the Chartered Institute ...

CASA
Call for Proposals - Painting Connections

Call for Proposals - Painting Connections

The Painting Connections project is looking for artists to produce work on the theme of “the sharing economy” for an exhibition in Hackney Wick at the end of July. The works, preferably from ...

Energy
Welcome to the UCL-Energy Term 3 newsletter

Welcome to the UCL-Energy Term 3 newsletter

This June marks the seventh year since the UCL Energy Institute was launched in June 2009 and as we come to the end of UCL-Energy’s 2015/2016 academic year we can reflect ...

Energy
Join us: School Communications Manager

Join us: School Communications Manager

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (BSEER), is home to the Faculty’s Institutes that specialise in Energy, Environment, Resources and Heritage, and the staff and students that work within and ...

Energy
The Energy & Resource Economic Policy Group launches as a joint initiative between UCL-Energy and UCL ISR

The Energy & Resource Economic Policy Group launches as a joint initiative between UCL-Energy and UCL ISR

The Energy & Resource Economic Policy Group was launched on 6 May 2016. The first meeting of the group focused on the group’s aims and objectives, and provided an opportunity for economists from ...

Planning
Nurgul Kinli Secures EPSRC Bursary for Urban Farming Research

Nurgul Kinli Secures EPSRC Bursary for Urban Farming Research

Nurgul Kinli, a second year BSc Urban Planning, Design and Management student at the Bartlett School of Planning, has been awarded a coveted vacation bursary by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council ...

DPU
Interactions between water, energy and food provision for sustainable cities – DPU at Urban Nexus

Interactions between water, energy and food provision for sustainable cities – DPU at Urban Nexus

Funded by the ESRC, the Nexus Network brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars and practitioners to develop a holistic understanding of how the linkages between food, energy, water and the environment shape ...

DPU
Reflexive Development Practitioners: The 3rd Wave of the DPU/ACHR/CAN Internship Programme Launched in Bangkok

Reflexive Development Practitioners: The 3rd Wave of the DPU/ACHR/CAN Internship Programme Launched in Bangkok

Learning by doing is at the core of promoting socially minded development practices. As part of a long-standing partnership between the Asian Coalition of Housing Rights (ACHR), the Community Architects Network (CAN) and ...

DPU
Just sustainabilities - DPU contribution to UN-Habitat’s World Cities Report

Just sustainabilities - DPU contribution to UN-Habitat’s World Cities Report

UN-Habitat has just published the 2016 World Cities Report which is fully available online (http://wcr.unhabitat.org/). The report focuses on the emerging futures of urbanisation and development, and features a notable ...

Energy
Congratulations to UCL-Energy student Will Usher on completing his PhD viva

Congratulations to UCL-Energy student Will Usher on completing his PhD viva

On 16 May, Will presented his thesis titled ‘The value of learning about critical energy systems uncertainties.’ Will was supervised by Neil Strachan (primary), Ilkka Keppo (secondary). Will has also recently accepted a ...

Planning
Imogen Thompson wins the 2015 Voorhees-Large Prize

Imogen Thompson wins the 2015 Voorhees-Large Prize

Imogen Thompson (MSc Transport and City Planning 2014/15) has been awarded the 2015 Voorhees-Large Prize for her dissertation ‘Identifying the Impact of Transport Connectivity on Housing Prices in London:  A Hedonic Analysis ...

Architecture
The Bartlett at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

The Bartlett at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

Architects and designers from The Bartlett School of Architecture are exhibiting their work at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, which is expected to see 200,000 international visitors from 28 May to 27 ...

Energy
UCL-Energy co-authors final report ‘Selecting Indicators to Measure Energy Poverty’ as part of European Commission project

UCL-Energy co-authors final report ‘Selecting Indicators to Measure Energy Poverty’ as part of European Commission project

The recently published European Commission (EC) report was co-authored by UCL-Energy Senior Researchers Steve Pye, Ian Hamilton, Paolo Agnolucci and David Grover. This report is part of a European Commission Pilot Project titled ...

DPU
Lessons for Fort McMurray's long road ahead to rebuilding – Cassidy Johnson on CBC Radio One

Lessons for Fort McMurray's long road ahead to rebuilding – Cassidy Johnson on CBC Radio One

Throughout May 2016 massive wildfires have been sweeping through western Canada leaving behind a trail of devastation. Beginning just outside the municipality of Fort McMurray in Alberta, the fires have spread through the ...

DPU
Sierra Leone Urban Research Centre - Call for website development

Sierra Leone Urban Research Centre - Call for website development

The Sierra Leone Urban Research Centre (SLURC) is seeking an experienced web developer with a demonstrable track record to develop its information hub and resources centre.

ISR
UCL ISR Launches Resource Efficiency Report at G7

UCL ISR Launches Resource Efficiency Report at G7

UCL ISR Director Prof Paul Ekins has presented the Summary for Policy Makers (SPM) of a report on resource efficiency to the G7 Environment Council as part of the Japanese G7 Presidency.

Energy
Join us: Senior Research and Contracts Administrator

Join us: Senior Research and Contracts Administrator

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources requires senior level support for its research, contracts and consultancy activity. Working closely with the School Management team, the post holder will contribute to the ...

ISR
Prof Paul Ekins participates in a high level panel debate on the environmental implications of the EU referendum

Prof Paul Ekins participates in a high level panel debate on the environmental implications of the EU referendum

UCL ISR's Professor Paul Ekins OBE joined a high level panel discussion on 9th May hosted by The Crowd to consider the environmental implications of the forthcoming EU referendum. He joined Caroline ...

ISR
Fully funded PhD Studentship opportunity at UCL ISR on modelling and assessing the impacts of energy production

Fully funded PhD Studentship opportunity at UCL ISR on modelling and assessing the impacts of energy production

Fully funded PhD Studentship on modelling and assessing the impacts of energy production and conversion on the Environment-Energy Nexus

Energy
Join us: Lecturer in Energy and Transport

Join us: Lecturer in Energy and Transport

The UCL Energy Institute (UCL-Energy) is the University’s mechanism for bringing together a wide range of perspectives, understandings and procedures in energy research, transcending the boundaries between academic disciplines. It brings together ...

DPU
Interns and Volunteers at the ESD field trip 2016

Interns and Volunteers at the ESD field trip 2016

An integral part of the Masters in Environment and Sustainable Development at the Development Planning Unit is a practice fieldwork abroad. For some years the programme has been visiting Lima and adding to ...