Elizabeth Duncan

School of Geosciences

Elizabeth Duncan is a PhD candidate in the School of Geosciences at the University of Sydney.  Elizabeth has a Bachelor in Literature and Philosophy from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master of Sustainability from the University of Sydney. She has previously worked in private and local government sectors, and as a research assistant within the School of Geosciences, University of Sydney.

Elizabeth’s research project is titled: Verticality and volumes in motion:  the cumulative trajectories of waste. Focusing on waste, she is particularly interested in labour and infrastructure employed to keep the city clean and the cumulative impacts of the materiality of waste within and beyond Sydney.