Prof Riki Therivel

Professor in Strategic Environmental Assessment

Dr Therivel is a visiting professor at Oxford Brookes University’s School of the Built Environment, a partner of the sustainability consultancy Levett-Therivel, and a former commissioner with the Infrastructure Planning Commission. She has written three books and many articles on SEA, including ‘SEA in Action, 2nd edition’ which is the basis for this course. She has run training courses in many countries, including Iran, Austria, Ghana and New Zealand. She has advised many local, regional and national authorities on their SEA process. She has received the International Association for Impact Assessment’s award for individual contribution to Impact Assessment on grounds of her research and teaching.