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MEKEI, in conjunction with WASD, has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the network. Interested in joining the expert directory? Complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisation: World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

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Leslie Arthur

Principal Lecturer Nottingham Trent UniversityArchitecture, Design and the Built Environment


Location: Nottingham, UK


Leslie Arthur is a Principal Lecturer and Teaching and Learning Coordinator for the School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment. His interests are in teaching practice and research; this is reflected in over 90 outputs; all roles have been with national validating bodies working as an examiner, editor, writer and verifier. In 2009, Leslie Arthur was short-listed by the Times Higher Education Supplement as one of the most innovative lecturers in the United Kingdom. He has taught at the Nottingham Business School, within the Social Sciences, Design Management and the many disciplines of Art & Design, from Fine Art to Fashion. He has lectured in Spain, Germany, Denmark, Norway, China, Italy, the USA and Malaysia. He is currently the principal lecturer in Teaching and Learning at Nottingham Trent University