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Dr. Natapol Thongplew

Room : SC 469
Phone : 045-353-400-4 ext. 4649
E-mail : natapol.t@ubu.ac.th

Research Interests:
Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Waste Management, Climate Change, Energy Policy, and Environmental Policy and Management


 
Educational Background
(2015)  Ph.D. (Environmental Policy and Management), Environmental Policy Group, Wageningen University, the Netherlands
                       Dissertation entitled “Greening production and consumption: The case of the appliance and dairy industries in Thailand”
(2006)  M.Sc. (Environmental Science), with hazardous waste concentration from the Department of Geography and Environmental                        Sciences, University of Colorado, the United States of America.
(2003)  B.Sc. (Health Science), with a minor in environmental health from the Health Science Department, the Faculty of Science and                        Technology, Thammasat University, Thailand.
 
Professional Experiences
2015 - Present   Lecturer
    Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Ubon Ratchathani University, Thailand
2010 - 2013   Researcher (Independent Research)
    Thailand Environment Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand
2009 - 2010   Researcher 3 (Senior Research Associate)
    Thailand Environment Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand
2007 - 2009   Researcher 2 (Research Associate)
    Thailand Environment Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand
2006   Intern Analyst
    Department of Oil and Public Safety, State of Colorado, USA
 
Publications - Journal articles
Thongplew, N., van Koppen, C. K., & Spaargaren, G. (2014). Companies contributing to the greening of consumption: findings from the dairy and appliance industries in Thailand. Journal of Cleaner Production75, 96-105.
Thongplew, N., Spaargaren, G., & Van Koppen, C. S. A. (2014). Greening consumption at the retail outlet: the case of the Thai appliance industry. International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology21(2), 99-110.
Onimsin, K., Kanjana, W., Suksiriwat, S., Thongplew, N., & Jirachaisutthikul, C. (2002). Related Factors and Satisfaction of the Thammasat University Hospital Outpatient Department’s Clients.Thai Science and Technology Journal, 10(2), 76-82.
 
Publications - Books/Reports
Chotichanathawewong, Q. and N. Thongplew 2012.Development Trajectories, Emission Profile, and Policy Actions: Thailand ADBI Working Paper 352. Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute.
Chotichanathawewong, Q. and N. Thongplew 2010. Top News on the Environment in Asia 2009 (page 59-61), Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Kanagawa, Japan
Chotichanathawewong, Q. and N. Thongplew 2009.Applicability of EPR Mechanisms in Thailand. Extended Producer Responsibility Policy in East Asia - in Consideration of International Resource Circulation (page 87-97), Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Kanagawa, Japan
Chotichanathawewong, Q. and N. Thongplew 2009. 2008 Top News on the Environment in Asia (page 98-99), Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Kanagawa, Japan
Chotichanathawewong, Q. and N. Thongplew 2008.Corporate Environmental Management in Thailand. Research Report of the 4th Phase Business and Environment (BE) Project on Corporate Environmental Management in Asia (page 123-129), Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) Kansai Research Centre, Kobe, Japan
 
Oral Presentations for International Conferences and Meetings
The 2nd Biennial Conference on Sustainable Business, Energy and Development in Asia, March 17-19, 2014 in Hiroshima, Japan
The 1st Review Meeting for Emerging Asia contribution on Issues of Technology for Copenhagen, March 16, 2009 in New Delhi, India
International Consultative Meeting and Research Partners Meeting in Kobe, May 18-21, 2008 in Kobe, Japan
Final Workshop of Research Project on Promotion of Sustainable Development in the Context of Regional Economic Integration - Strategies for Environmental Sustainability and Poverty Reduction, March 26-28, 2008 in Yokohama, Japan
Joint Group Meeting on Environmental Policies in the Agriculture and Waste Sectors of APEIS/RISPO II on Research Project on Promotion of Sustainable Development in the Context of Regional Economic Integration, December 3-5, 2007 in Beijing, China
 
Attending International Conferences and Meetings
Trade Policy, Climate Change and Sustainable Development for the Asia-Pacific Region, November 6-7, 2009 in Singapore
ASEAN Civil Society Conference, October 26-28, 2007 in Singapore
Second Policy Consultation Forum of the Seoul Initiative on Green Growth “Application of Economic Instruments for Green Growth”, September 3-5, 2007, Bangkok Thailand
 
Academic Achievements and Scholarships
Awarding a full scholarship from the Royal Thai Government for Ph.D. study in environmental management, 2009
A winner of United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S.EPA) and National Academy of Engineering on P3 (People Prosperity Planet) Competition in Washington D.C., United States of America, March 2005
 
Trainings
Sustainable Consumption by Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Autumn 2010, Trondheim, Norway.
Training-of-Trainers (ToT) Workshop No. 1, GTZ-Tchibo PPP Project: Worldwide Enhancement of Social Qualityorganized by Tchibo and the Deutsche GesellschaftfürTechnischeZusammenarbeit (GTZ), July 25-29, 2008 in Bangkok, Thailand
Conducting Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) by SimaPro Program organized by the National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC), June 4-6, 2008 in Pathumthani, Thailand
Long-range Energy Alternatives Planning (LEAP) Training under National Communications Support Programme (NCSP) organized by the Untied Nation Development Programme (UNDP), July 23-27, 2007 in Bangkok, Thailand
 
Academic Contributions
Academic reviewer forThe 4th Thai Student Academic Conference (TSAC 2015): Green Research for Sustainable Thailand, 8-10 May 2015, Uppsala, Sweden
Academic reviewer for The 1st Thai Student Academic Conference (TSAC 2012): Contribution to Thailand, 1-3 June 2012, Volendam, the Netherlands