Dr Emma Heffernan is a Research Fellow within the ARC Research Hub for Australian Steel Manufacturing and works in the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre, in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences. Dr Emma Heffernan has been featured in “The Future of series’” in which UOW experts and researchers a set of five questions to gain some insight into the future states of our lives, our communities, and the world.

Dr Emma Heffernan is a UK registered Architect with a Masters degree in Urban Design from the University of the West of England. Emma completed a PhD on zero carbon homes and sustainable communities from the University of Plymouth.

The full article can be found on the website below:


For more from Dr Emma Heffernan you can visit her UOW Scholars profile.

On Wednesday, August 22, Dr Heffernan will be one of three researchers to share their innovative steel research project at Uni in the Brewery (an event where our academics give brief talks on their research at a bar or pub).