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Elected: 2019
Discipline: Earth Sciences and Chemistry
Professor Elise Cartmell FRSC FRSE

Chief Scientist, Scottish Water.

Professor Elise Cartmel is chemist with expertise in environmental chemistry and public sector leadership. Prior to joining Scottish Water in 2016, Elise was Professor of Water Technology and Director of Environmental Technology at Cranfield University. She remains an active applied scientist in relation to wastewater treatment, including advancing process optimisation and source control strategies for priority and emerging chemicals of concern, resource recovery and off-grid sanitation solutions.