Dr. Shannon Lloyd
Assistant Professor, Management
- How can we use environmental and social impact assessment to inform the development of sustainable technologies and industrial systems?
- Which sustainability practices improve organizational performance and advance absolute sustainability?
- Ph.D. in Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
- M.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
- B.S. in General Engineering (Systems Engineering and Design), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Areas of Expertise
- Life Cycle Assessment
- Technology Assessment
- Supply Chain Sustainability
- Measuring Sustainability Performance
- Worker Health and Safety
Lloyd, S.M. & Schmitt K.A. (2015). Survey of Approaches for Including the Impact of Technology on Society in Canadian Engineering Undergraduate Curricula. International Journal of Engineering Education, 30(4) 977–991.
Scanlon, K.A., Lloyd, S.M. Gray, G.M., Francis, R.A., & LaPuma, P. (2015). An approach to integrating occupational safety and health into life cycle assessment. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 19(1) 27–37.
Scanlon, K.A., Gray, G.M., Francis, R.A., Lloyd, S.M., & LaPuma, P. (2013). The work environment disability adjusted life year for use with life cycle assessment: a methodological approach. Environmental Health, 12(21).
Thabrew, L., Lloyd, S.M., Cypcar, C.C, Hamilton, J.D., & Ries, R. (2008) Life Cycle Assessment of Water-based Acrylic Floor Finish Maintenance Programs. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 13(1) 65-74.
R Clift and S Lloyd (2008) Nanotechnology: A New Organism in the Industrial Ecosystem? Journal of Industrial Ecology, 12(3) 259-262.
Lloyd, S.M. & Ries, R. (2007) Characterizing, Propagating, and Analyzing Uncertainty in Life-Cycle Assessment: A Survey of Quantitative Approaches. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 11(1) 161-179.
Lloyd, S.M., Lave, L.B., & Matthews, H.S. (2005). Life Cycle Benefits of Using Nanotechnology to Stabilize PGM Particles in Automotive Catalysts. Environmental Science & Technology, 39(5) 1384-1392.
Lloyd S.M. & Lave, L.B. (2003) Life Cycle Economic and Environmental Implications of Using Nanocomposites in Automobiles. Environmental Science & Technology, 37(15) 3458-3466.
Thurston, D.L, Lloyd, S.M., & Wallace, J. (1994) Considering customer preferences for environmental protection in material selection. Materials & Design, 15(4) 203-209.
Lloyd, S., & Ries, R. (2009). Spatial and Temporal Life Cycle Assessment: Ozone Formation Potential from Natural Gas Use in a Typical Residential Building in Pittsburgh, USA. In M. Ruth and B. Davidsdottir (Eds), The Dynamics of Regions and Networks in Industrial Ecosystems (pp. 38-54). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Lloyd, S.M., Lekas, D.N., & Schmitt, K.A. (2008) An Industrial Ecology Perspective. In H. Krug (Ed.), Nanotechnology (vol. 2, pp. 177–193). Weinheim, Germany: Wiley-VCh.
Lloyd, S.M. & Lave, L.B. (2006) Effects of Using Nanotechnology to Stabilize Platinum Group Metal Particles in Automotive Catalysts. In C.T. Hendrickson, L.B. Lave, and H.S. Matthews (Eds.) Environmental Life Cycle Assessment of Goods and Services: An Input-Output Approach (pp. 86-93). Washington, DC: Resources for the Future.
Refereed conference papers
Dostaler, I., Lloyd, S., Nsakanda, A.L. & Virk, R.R.K. (2017). Measuring the competitiveness of Canadian national airports under various regulatory and ownership structures: A scenario analysis approach. 21th Air Transport Research Society Conference, Antwerp, Belgium.
Lloyd, S., Scanlon, K., & Lengacher, D. (2012). Improving Life Cycle Assessment by Considering Worker Health and Comparing Alternatives Based on Relative Efficiency. In A. Subic, J. Wellnitz, M. Leary & L. Koopmans (Eds.), Sustainable Automotive Technologies 2012, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference (pp. 305-312). Berlin, Germany: Springer.