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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

global challenges, engineering solutions

Studying at Cambridge


Dr Heather Cruickshank promoted to a Senior Lectureship

last modified May 16, 2019 07:19 PM

We are delighted to announce that Dr Heather Cruickshank has been promoted to a Senior Lectureship. Many congratulations Heather!

Course Overview


The need to engage in better problem definition through careful dialogue with all stakeholder groups and a proper recognition of context.


An ability to work with specialists from other disciplines and professional groups acknowledging that technical innovation and business skills also must be understood, nurtured and combined as precursors to the successful implementation of sustainable solutions.


An understanding of mechanisms for managing change in organisations so future engineers are equipped to play a leadership role.


An awareness of a range of assessment frameworks, sustainability metrics and methodologies such as Life Cycle Analysis, Systems Dynamics, Multi-Criteria Decision making and Impact Assessment.