Ben Murphy

Duke of Edinburgh Coordinator

Ben is a lover of all things outdoors! Having grown up in rural Perthshire, Ben loves to be outside, whether that is hill running, cycling, rock climbing or kayaking. Currently working at the University of Glasgow as a climate change education research assistant, Ben is passionate about getting more people outside, learning about, and enjoying, the natural environment. His research incorporates education for sustainable development and eco-pedagogies. Ben holds a research Masters in Human Geography (with distinction) and has extensive work and voluntary experience across many educational settings. Ben helps supervise and assess Boots n Beards' Duke of Edinburgh expeditions and helps with outdoor education for home-schooled children in the community.