The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and ResourcesUniversity College London
Raimund Bleischwitz is Chair in Sustainable Global Resources at University College London (UCL) and Director of the UCL Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (UCL BSEER). He has been Principal Investigator of an international collaborative project on the circular economy in China (SINCERE), and he participates in a number of EU projects on eco-innovation and raw minerals. Until July 2018 he was Deputy Director of the UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources (UCL ISR). Raimund has a PhD and a ‘Habilitation’ in economics. His research interests cover sustainable development, resource efficiency, the resource nexus, conflict minerals, international governance, the interface of policy and industry, and resulted in more than 250 publications, most recently the Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus and a comment on the circular economy in Nature.