Together with our international research partners, LEEP brings together experts from the diversity of social, economic and natural sciences needed to provide an integrated understanding of the ways in which these complex systems interact.


Professor Ian Bateman Professor of Environmental Economics
Professor Brett Day Professor of Environmental Economics


Dr Amy Binner Senior Lecturer
Donna Carless Impact Fellow
Patrick Collings Researcher
Dr Katrina Davis Research Fellow
Dr Michela Faccioli Research Fellow
Dr Silvia Ferrini Senior Research Associate
Dr Carlo Fezzi Senior Lecturer
Louis Haddrell Researcher
Dr Amii Harwood Research Fellow
Kate Hind Impact Fellow
Alex Inman Senior Research Fellow
Dr Lorena Liuzzo Research Fellow
Dr David Luscombe Impact Fellow
Dr Jonathan Mosedale Impact Fellow
Dr Nathan Owen Research Fellow
Dr Timothy Poate Impact Fellow
Dr Sian Rees Impact Fellow
Amanda Robinson Research Fellow
Alex Rusby Intern
Dr Greg Smith Research Fellow
Dr Kit Stokes Impact Fellow
Shruti Virgincar Research Fellow
Sara Zonneveld Impact Fellow

PhD Students

Ben Balmford

PhD Researcher

Gemma Delafield

PhD Researcher

Danyel Hampson

PhD Researcher

Support staff

Dr Dawn Scott SWEEP Programme Manager
Sam Starkey SWEEP Communications Officer
Diana Tingley SWEEP Impact Evaluation Manager
Emma Clarke SWEEP Impact Case Officer
Emily Morris PA to Professor Ian Bateman


Mr Matthew Agarwala University of East Anglia
Dr Barnaby Andrews University of East Anglia
Tomas Badura University of East Anglia
Dr Angela Cassidy Lecturer (University of Exeter)
Dr Keith Howe Senior Research Fellow (University of Exeter)
Professor Michael Winter OBE University of Exeter

Honorary appointments

Professor Tim O’Riordan Honorary Professor (University of East Anglia)
Professor Kerry Turner Honorary Visiting Professor (University of East Anglia)
Gretchen Daily Bing Professor of Environmental Science at Stanford University
Stephen Polasky Regents Professor and the Fesler-Lampert Professor of Ecological/Environmental Economics at the University of Minnesota
Dieter Helm Official Fellow in Economics at New College, Oxford, Professor of Energy Policy at the University of Oxford, Professorial Research Fellow of the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment and Chair of the Natural Capital Committee
Tim O’Riordan Emeritus Professor of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia
Georgina Mace Professor of Biodiversity and Ecosystems and Director of the UCL Centre for Biodiversity and Environment Research (CBER)
Bob Watson Director of Strategic Development at the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of East Anglia