Lauren McLeron

SRS Project Coordinator - Events and Student Engagement

Background

Lauren is currently in the role of Project Coordinator – Events and Student Engagement in the University of Edinburgh’s Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability. Prior to this, Lauren worked as the Sustainability Engagement Coordinator at The Students’ Union at the University of the West of England.

Her role is focused on the delivery of events that will further embed social responsibility and sustainability at the University of Edinburgh. A key area of focus includes promoting sustainable behaviours to the University community including circular economy, zero waste, and climate action.

Lauren completed her BSc in Environmental Science from the University of Idaho and her MA in International Education from Universidad de Alcalá (UAH) Madrid. She also currently works on a part time basis with Edinburgh Global at the University of Edinburgh, supporting the International Programmes Team for students going on outbound academic exchanges.