University of Westminster

Professor Maja Piecyk

Maja is a Professor in Logistics at the University of Westminster. She is a former Deputy Director of the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight, an EPSRC-funded research centre between Westminster, Heriot-Watt and Cambridge Universities. Her research interests focus on the environmental performance and sustainability of freight transport operations. Much of her current work centres on city logistics, CSR, GHG auditing of businesses and forecasting of long-term trends in energy demand and environmental impacts of logistics.

Maja is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. She is currently leading the University of Westminster’s input to the EPSRC-funded Centre for Sustainable Road Freight and Decarbonising the UK’s Freight Transport network. Her recent projects include: Freight Traffic Control 2050, the Volvo Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Urban Freight Systems, and CityLab: City Logistics in Living Laboratories, among others.