Dr Ruth Cherrington

Impact and Partnership Development Manager - Sustainability and Earth Resources (maternity cover)


Ruth is responsible for:

  • Supporting business engagement and impact development
  • Research collaboration with industry and government partners
  • Relationships with key partners including corporate partners
  • Other forms of income generation from businesses and other external partners

Her role focuses on the generation of opportunities and supporting impact case studies associated with Circular Economy, Sustainability and Environmental Politics.


After graduating with a degree in Renewable Energy, Ruth joined Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG), working on several collaborative projects in industry areas such as aerospace, automotive and energy. Her research focused on the environmental, social and financial implications of the materials and manufacturing processes employed within industry.

She went on to complete her PhD in Engineering before starting her role at the University of Exeter in February 2017.

Contact details

Email r.cherrington@exeter.ac.uk
Telephone 01326 254135
Building Peter Lanyon

University of Exeter
Penryn Campus
TR10 9TA

Days worked Monday to Friday
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/ruth-cherrington-3077242b