Sustainability database

People

Dr Ross Jones

Research Associate and Teaching Assistant

Ross is the University Living Lab's Lead Researcher and part of the original ULL team along with James EvansAndrew Karvonen and Lucy Millard.

Research interests: global production networks, corporate social responsibility, labour standards, international development, applied teaching, and education for suatainable development.

Division: 
Research

ross.jones@manchester.ac.uk

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0161 275 0959

Sustainability enthusiast?: 
No
Interdisciplinary themes: 
Development
Economy
Engagement

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Research

University Living Lab

To utilise 'Living Lab' principles to facilitate enhanced collaboration between UoM Estates and Researchers on campus sustainability projects.

 

Group

cities@manchester

The world is primarily an urban place and so scholars, policy makers, and public debate needs to address the urbanity of human experience. Cities are often projected as sources of disorder and social problems, yet cities have always been sources of cultural creativity, transnational connection, diversity, conviviality, and motors of intellectual, economic, environmental and political transformation. 

Keywords: 
Cities, Sustainable cities, Smart cities, Built environment