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Bethan is a food and agriculture researcher with expertise in statistical analysis for the social sciences. Her work focuses on understanding, motivating and evaluating changes that can have positive social and environmental impacts including as changing diets, reducing food waste and adopting new technology.
She is currently a post-doctoral researcher on a Horizon 2020 project investigating the adoption and impact of low-input, ecosystem-based farming across the EU (www.lift-h2020.eu) and has recently worked on the preventing food waste workstream of the Scottish Government Strategic Research Programme 2016-2021.
Prior to returning to academia Bethan worked as a management consultant in a range of project management and analytical roles with clients in international development, finance and government.
PhD, University of Edinburgh
2014 → 2018
Award Date: 30 Nov 2018
Master, University of Edinburgh
2012 → 2014
Award Date: 30 Sep 2014
Bachelor, University of Oxford
2001 → 2004
Award Date: 30 Sep 2004
2007 → 2012
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Barnes, AP., Thompson, B. & Toma, L., 1 Feb 2022, (First published) In: Current Research in Environmental Sustainability. 4, 100125.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Short communication › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile22 Downloads (Pure)
Thompson, B., Toma, L., Ferreira, JG., Shrestha, S. & Barnes, AP., 1 Sep 2021, 8 p.
Research output: Working paper/Preprint › Briefing noteOpen AccessFile43 Downloads (Pure)
Shrestha, S., Thompson, B., Toma, L., Ferreira, JG. & Barnes, AP., 26 Nov 2021, Zenodo. 9 p.
Research output: Book/Report/Policy Brief/Technical Brief › Commissioned reportOpen AccessFile35 Downloads (Pure)
Thompson, B., Morrison, RM., Stephen, K., Eory, V., Ferreira, JG., Vigors, B., Botero Degiovanni, HB., Barnes, AP. & Toma, L., Mar 2021, Scotland’s Rural College 2021 on behalf of ClimateXChange. 46 p.
Research output: Book/Report/Policy Brief/Technical Brief › Research report › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile10 Downloads (Pure)
Barnes, AP., Thompson, B., Toma, L., Ferreira, JG. & Shrestha, S., 23 Sep 2021, SRUC, 8 p.
Research output: Working paper/Preprint › Briefing noteOpen AccessFile41 Downloads (Pure)
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UK Agricultural Economics Society Annual Conference joint event with Belgium Agricultural Economic Society6 Apr 2022
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Organising a conference, workshop, ...