Mrs Amanda Burton

Mrs Amanda Burton

Research Associate - Engineering Design for the Circular Plastics Economy

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)



Design Engineer researching the circular economy of waste fishing gear in the Channel region on the INdIGO project

Member of the Materials and Structures Research Group


MEng and Man Mechanical Engineering, Manufacture and Management with Modern Language (French), University of Birmingham

Currently studying for an MSc in Advanced Engineering Design, University of Plymouth

Roles on external bodies

Ellen MacArthur Foundation Circular Economy Pioneer

Member of the UKRI Early Career Researcher Forum

Member of the UK Circular Plastics Network



Additional information

Trustee of Dartington Recreation Association managing 10 acres including play park, football field, woodlands, outdoor swimming pool and community centre