Sustainable Campus

The Team

About the Team

Contact the Team

The Team

The Sustainability Team are a part of University's Estate Support Service. We are responsible for environmental management across the University.

Staff list

Sam Boot
Energy & Carbon Manager

William Brown
Sustainability Officer

Denise Connor
Waste Manager

Matthew Dunlop
Head of Sustainability

Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3964

Hannah Owens
Sustainability Manager

Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7789

Katherine Smith
Sustainability Officer

Melissa Stephenson
Assistant Sustainability Officer

Luke Whittaker
Sustainability Officer


Environment and Sustainability Committee

Environment and Sustainability Committee (ESC) is the governing body on environmental and sustainability performance at Newcastle University.

ESC is a sub-committee of Executive Board which reports to Senate and Council as appropriate. ESC also acts as the Management Review for our:

  • Environmental Management System, certified to ISO 14001
  • Energy Management System, certified to ISO 50001

Chaired by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Professor Julie Sanders), the ESC brings together a wide range of academics, including:

  • experts from Engineering, Life and Environmental Sciences, and Medical Sciences
  • heads of various services across the University, including Procurement and Accommodation Services
  • the democratically elected President of the Students' Union representing the views of students

Take a closer look at the EMS and EnMS Management Structure (PDF: 74KB).