School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering


Dr Pippa Scott PhD, MRes, MEng

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Pippa works as a WEDC Research Associate supporting research and enterprise activities at WEDC. Her PhD research (at WEDC) focused on how tenure status and security relate in the urban sanitation context and her core research interests lie in urban sanitation, fecal sludge management, unplanned and informal settlements and all aspects of tenure security and urban development.

Pippa also works an independent WASH consultant with 8 years experience in the WASH sector. Beyond the WASH subject matter expertise of Pippa’s work, she often works to support intra- and inter-organisational learning and knowledge management and is a founding member of the UK Sanitation Community of Practice.

Prior to entering the field of WASH, Pippa worked as a Quality Assurance Production Systems Engineer. Pippa holds and MEng in Manufacturing Engineering and an MRes in Environment and Development.