Elena Lengthorn

PhD Student

Institute of Education

Research Degree Students

Contact Details

email: lene1_20@uni.worc.ac.uk
tel: +44 (0)1905 54 2151

Elena is a part-time PhD student in the School of Education at the University of Worcester. 

Elena’s main research interest is education for sustainable development. Her PhD research proposal concerns environmental sense of place and eco-consciousness.

Elena is a member of the Social Psychology of Education Research Group.

Her supervisors are Dr Peter Gossman, Dr Jenny Hatley and Dr David Storey

In addition to working towards her PhD Elena is also a member of staff at the University of Worcester, please click here for her staff webpage.



BSc (Hons) Geography
PGCE Secondary Geography
MSc Science Communication


‘Science Education and UN SDGs’ in Education in Science (Issue 274) Special Education for Sustainability Development Supplement. Published on Nov 26, 2018   

‘Localising the SDGs in ITE at the University of Worcester’ in Research in Action, a special issue from the Liverpool Hope University Faculty of Education. August 2018

'Getting to Grips with Sustainable Development Goals' in the Geographical Association's Primary Geography journal, Focus on Geography without limits. Number 92, Spring 2017

OXFAM blog: http://www.oxfam.org.uk/blogs/2017/06/the-glp-and-me, June 2017

‘The Global Goals’ in the Think Primary magazine, with Ben Ballin. Winter 2016. 

Paper ‘Eco-Schools the Golden Thread for ESDGC for TEESNET. Sept 2016.