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Research Profile

Miss Louise

Senior Lecturer in Waste Management

Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology

    • 2001: BSc Wastes Management and Pollution Control (UoN /UCN)
    • 2007: Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (UoN)


    • European Social Fund project – Project manager – Environet & Envirotrain. Environmental training, conducting business waste audits.
    • Collaboration with University De Baja California, Mexico to develop strategies for the implementation of a waste minimisation programme for local companies in Mexicali.
    • Wellingborough East Development – Feasibility study for an integrated Waste Management Facility and Renewable Energy Complex for a new housing development.
    • Egeneration – elearning project. Compilation of online business learning units and self assessment package – waste & energy
    • Compilation of HNC Wastes course material and assessment, personal tutor and PDP tutor.
    • Compilation of FDsc Environmental Cleaning course material and assessment
    • WWARM (Women in waste and resource management) – A scheme relating to the support and development of female students in the wastes management industry


    • Member of Chartered Institute of Waste Management
    • Higher Education Academy (Fellow)
    • University Teaching Fellow
    • HNC Wastes Management DL:
      • Unit 1.3A,B,C & D: Managing Financial Resources
      • Unit 1.4E: Biological Principles
      • Unit 1.6 Personal Development – Tutor
      • Unit 2.1B: Transfer stations
      • Unit 2.3C: Street Cleansing
      • Unit 2.3D: Waste Storage and Collection
      • Unit 2.4: Dissertation – Tutor
    • BSc Wastes management taught:
      • ENV2001 Contaminated Land
      • ENV1010 Wastes as an Environmental Issue
      • ENV2001 Contaminated Land
      • ENV2011 Organic Wastes ENV
    • FdSc Environmental Cleaning :
      • ENV1108 Hygiene and Health
    • Waste Collection
    • Street Cleansing and national performance indicators
  • For publications, projects, datasets, research interests and activities, view Louise Maxwell’s research profile on Pure, the University of Northampton’s Research Explorer.