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Rupert Legg

PhD Candidate, UTS

Rupert is a PhD Candidate at the Insitute of Sustainable Futures, UTS. With a background in human geography and environmental psychology, his doctoral research focuses on the environment, human health and sustainability. He also has taught undergraduate and Masters subjects relating to climate change, resilience and vulnerability, and sustainability at UTS and the University of Sydney. At ISF, he has contributed to projects relating to climate change resilience, sustainable housing, green roofs, health precincts, and product stewardship. His doctoral thesis explores the effects of living near environmental contamination on residents’ mental health and wellbeing.