If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile


Julia is a Reader in Sustainability at Huddersfield Business School, and is course leader for the MSc in Risk, Disaster and Environmental Management . She is the Director of Graduate Education and is currently the Head of Post-Graduate Taught Provision. She joined the Business School in 2000, but had already been employed at the University in the School of Applied Sciences as Senior Lecturer in Geography since 1994. Prior to that Julia worked as Research Fellow at Wye College (formerly a college of London University, now part of Imperial College). She studied her PhD at The University of Plymouth, completing her thesis in 1990.

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Community sustainibility 
  • Disaster and emergency management 
  • Social enterprise 
  • Land use 
  • Transport planning 

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Julia Meaton is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 0 Similar Profiles
Jordan Social Sciences
resilience Social Sciences
planning Social Sciences
nontimber forest product Earth & Environmental Sciences
journey to work Earth & Environmental Sciences
Ethiopia Social Sciences
pollution exposure Earth & Environmental Sciences
spice Earth & Environmental Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 1993 2019

WAAA! The conception and rapid development of a wearable for good technology

Swann, D., Meaton, J. & Bartys, S., Jan 2019, In : Design for Health. 2, 2, p. 253-265 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Public health
8 Citations (Scopus)

African Forest Honey: an Overlooked NTFP with Potential to Support Livelihoods and Forests

Lowore, J., Meaton, J. & Wood, A., Jul 2018, In : Environmental Management. 62, 1, p. 15-28 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
nontimber forest product

Barriers to rural women entrepreneurs in Oman

Ghouse, S., McElwee, G., Meaton, J. & Durrah, O., 2017, In : International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research. 23, 6, p. 998-1016 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Rural women
Women entrepreneurs
Women's entrepreneurship

Corporate Social Responsibility in Malawi: Antecedents, Issues, Practices and Future Directions

Mzembe, A. N., Downs, Y. & Meaton, J., 6 Jan 2016, Corporate Social Responsibility in Sub-Saharan Africa: Sustainable Development in its Embryonic Form. Vertigans, S., Idowu, S. & Schmidpeter, R. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 3-29 17 p. (CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Future directions
Corporate Social Responsibility
Political environment
2 Citations (Scopus)

Continuity culture: A key factor for building resilience and sound recovery capabilities

Sawalha, I. H. S., Anchor, J. R. & Meaton, J., 15 Dec 2015, In : International Journal of Disaster Risk Science. 6, 4, p. 428-437 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Acoustic waves

Press / Media


Julia Meaton


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment