Oliver Heidrich

Oliver Heidrich teaches and research Civil and Environmental Engineering at Newcastle University. In particular, he investigates urban climate change strategies to implement mitigation and adaptation technologies and determines the impact these strategies have on natural resources across the globe.

Having worked in the construction industry and graduated as a fully qualified Civil Engineer in Germany, he completed a PhD in Environmental Management and Business Psychology (School of Engineering and the School of Biology and Psychology) at Newcastle University in 2006. After working for more than 8 years as a company director, consultant, and trainer of business leaders worldwide, he re-joined Newcastle University in 2011 as a researcher and became an Academic member of staff in 2017.