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SPLasH group at BUL was founded by Lesley Henderson, Eleni Iacovidou and Olwenn Martin. We are international experts in risk communication, behaviour change, risk assessment, multi-criteria decision analysis and sustainability indicators/ metrics.

Group leader

Dr Lesley Henderson
Dr Lesley Henderson
Reader - Sociology and Communications
Lesley Henderson is a Sociologist with specific expertise in communications and social change. Lesley is one of the first researchers to explore plastics pollution in the media with a number of projects exploring socio-cultural aspects of this emerging global issue. She led a unique interdisciplinary team to map audience engagement with plastic pollution messages in the documentary film 'A Plastic Ocean' (Netflix, 2017). Currently she has secured two ACU Blue Charter Fellowships which support world-class research and innovation in marine plastics and is working with colleagues to look at perceptions of plastic pollution amongst sea turtle farmers in Sri Lanka and perceptions of plastic pollution among young adults in Nigeria. View profile for more information.

 

Members

Dr Olwenn Martin
Dr Olwenn Martin
Lecturer in Global Challenges
Dr Eleni Iacovidou
Dr Eleni Iacovidou
Lecturer in Environmental Management
Dr Fabrizio Ceschin
Dr Fabrizio Ceschin
Senior Lecturer in Design
Professor Karnik Tarverdi
Professor Karnik Tarverdi
Director of Extrusion Technology
Professor Danae Manika
Professor Danae Manika
Professor in Marketing and Business Education
Dr Weimu You
Dr Weimu You
Lecturer in Sustainability Global Value Chains