Prof. Liz Price

Liz Price is Professor of Environmental Education, Head of Department of Natural Sciences and Academic Institutional Lead for the Environment at Manchester Metropolitan University, providing leadership and strategic direction for environmental sustainability across learning, teaching and research. Her work focuses on two themes: education for sustainable development and processes governing plant community composition with applications in conservation. She is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a Chartered Environmentalist, and advocates impactful education informed by research and professional practice.

Liz has been a member of the Executive of CHES (Committee of Heads of Environmental Sciences) since 2014 and has recently become Chair of CHES. She is looking forward to working more closely with IES and industry to develop and support members in their education and careers.

She was elected to Council in 2020.

Joining the IES helps your personal and professional development. Whatever stage you are at in your career, the IES has membership services that will help you gain recognition and progress to the next level. Members come from all areas of the environment sector, wherever jobs are underpinned by sound science. Your membership grade within the IES depends on what stage you are at in your career.

Membership provides an extensive package of benefits including:

  • 4 journals, the environmental SCIENTIST, per annum
  • Regional and national events
  • Contribute to our policy and guidance work
  • Chance to apply for Chartered Scientist, Chartered Environmentalist and Registered Environmental Technician
  • Recognition of professional status
  • CPD recording tools
  • Use of post-nominal letters
  • Access to our exclusive monthly webinars
  • Regular reports on the environmental science sector
  • Discount on meeting room rates at our central London office