Webinar 36: Associates Webinar – Career Development in the Environmental Sector

Webinar 36: Associates Webinar

Webinar 36:  Associates  

29 November 2023

Presented by  Prof Sean Comber, Stantec UK

About the Webinar

In our series designed for Associate Water Conservators, this webinar focuses on recent developments in the environmental sector and their implications for career development.

About the Speaker

Professor Sean Comber is Technical Specialist for catchment science and nature-based solutions.   Sean has a specific focus on the sources, fate, regulation and compliance issues associated with phosphate, as well as metals and emerging chemicals such as perfluorinated substances and pharmaceuticals.   He is also responsible for supporting proposals and projects relating to water industry investigations, planning and delivery..

Sean has more than 30 years of experience within environmental science encompassing field, laboratory and desk-based research within the academic and consultancy sectors.

His previous roles include principal consultant at Atkins,  managing an environmental chemistry team at WRc Group and the University of Plymouth, where over the last 10 years he has led numerous research projects collaborating with local, national and international organisations within the field of environmental chemistry, generating over 100 peer reviewed journal articles.