Andrew Gallagher works at SEI Headquarters as Event Coordinator. He is responsible for the planning, managing and execution of events as well as contributing with other communications support when needed. Andrew works closely with the Communications Team and researchers to create impactful events based on current research.
Prior to joining SEI, Andrew worked as Educational Coordinator for the Centre of Environment and Development Studies at Uppsala University, as well as a Course Coordinator for a Master’s programme in Sustainable Development. Andrew previously worked for local government in the UK after completing his Bachelors degree in International Relations, specifically focusing on policy areas such as devolution and good governance.
Andrew holds both an MSc in Environmental Science and an MSc in Sustainable Development; his special areas of interest are rural development, agri-food networks, and the Solidarity and Social Economy. He is particularly passionate about bridging the gap between science and policy on these issues.