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Durham University


Sustainability Team

Dean of Environmental Sustainability - vacant

Chair of the Environmental Sustainability Strategic Planning Group and the Carbon Management Team.

Senior Energy & Sustainability Manager - vacant

This role is to manage, develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Government and European legislation relating to energy, environmental and carbon management and to implement the effective delivery of the University's Energy Management and Environmental Strategies.

Sustainability Manager (Travel and Biodiversity) Yvonne Flynn

Yvonne oversees the implementation of the University's Sustainable Travel Plan and also assists with other key sustainablity initiatives across the University including the promotion of Biodiversity. She also leads on car parking for the University.

Tel: 0191 33 42196


Sustainability Coordinator (Students and Colleges) - vacant

The Sustainablity Coordinator will work closely with Student Environment Reps, Colleges and student groups to encourage and support all Durham students to live more sustainably.


Environmental Bursar Michelle Crawford

Michelle is the Bursar for both Hatfield and University Colleges and is the Environmental Bursar for all of the sixteen colleges.

Tel: 0191 33 42614


Other Environmental Staff within the University

Principal of Van Mildert College and Professor of Palaeontology David Harper

Chair of the Environmental Sustainability Strategic Planning Group from Academic Year 2018/19.

Tel: 0191 33 47143


Executive Director of Durham Energy Institute (DEI) and Dong/Ikon Chair in Geoenergy, Carbon Capture & Storage Jon Gluyas

Chair of the Carbon Management Team from Academic Year 2018/19.

Tel: 0191 33 42302