UCR - University Centre Reaseheath
University Centre Reaseheath

Vivek Mathur

Lecturer and Course Manager

Vivek gained his MSc in Sustainability, Planning and Environmental Policy from Cardiff University and his Bachelor of Planning from the School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi. Vivek has substantial experience of conducting research on climate justice, environmental policies, sustainable practices and urban sustainability assessment. Vivek has also delivered environmental education sessions to primary school children.

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Research Interests and Publications

  • Environmental Justice.
  • Social and Political dimensions of Climate Policy.
  • Urban Sustainability.
  • Sustainability Discourses.

 

Mathur, V.N., Afionis, S., Paavola, J., Dougill, A.J. & Stringer, L.C. (2014) Experiences of host communities with carbon market projects: towards multi-level climate justice, Climate Policy, 14(1), 42-62.

Wong, S., & Mathur, V. (2011). Entrepreneurialising solar lanterns to solve energy poverty in India–potential and limitations, Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, 70, 737-740.

Moobela, C., Price, A., Mathur, V. & Paranagamage, P. (2009) Investigating the physical determinants of social capital and their implications for sustainable urban development, The International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic Sustainability, 5(2), 255 -265.

Mathur, V.N., Price, A.D.F. & Austin, S. (2008) Conceptualizing stakeholder engagement in the context of sustainability and its assessment, Construction Management and Economics, 26(6), 601-609.

Castillo, H., Moobela, C., Price, A.D.F. & Mathur, V.N. (2007) Assessing Urban Social Sustainability: current capabilities and opportunities for future research, The International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic, and Social Sustainability: Annual Review 3(3), 39-50.

Environment and Conservation Sciences Courses

Environment & Conservation Sciences

BSc (Hons) in Wildlife Conservation and Ecology (including Foundation Year)

4 Years

Full-Time

Environment & Conservation Sciences

BSc (Hons) in Wildlife Conservation and Ecology

3 Years

Full-Time

Access to Higher Education

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Land-Based Studies)

1 Year

Full-Time

Environment & Conservation Sciences

BSc (Hons) in Environmental Conservation (Top-Up)

1 Year

Full-Time

Environment & Conservation Sciences

Foundation Degree Environmental Conservation

2 Years

Full-Time