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Dr Ruth Cherrington

Dr Ruth Cherrington

Impact and Partnership Development Manager – Circular Economy

+44 (0) 1326 255029


Ruth supports the Circular Economy sub-theme in Penryn. She is responsible for managing business engagement and impact development; research collaboration with industry and government partners; relationships with key partners including corporate partners; and other forms of income generation from businesses and other external partners.


After graduating with a degree in Renewable Energy, Ruth joined Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG), working on several collaborative projects in industry areas such as aerospace, automotive and energy.

Her research focused on the environmental, social and financial implications of the materials and manufacturing processes employed within industry.

She went on to complete her PhD in Engineering before starting her role at the University of Exeter in February 2017.