Steffi outside university buildings

Dr Steffi Tille

Project Administrator

Steffi joined the Grantham Centre in early 2019 as the Plastics: Redefining Single-Use Project Administrator. In partnership with the Grantham Centre Manager Deborah Beck she manages the day-to-day running of the plastics project.

Her role involves organising internal and external events, maintaining stakeholder relationships and communications, supporting the scoping and planning of project activities, coordinating the production of project reports and monitoring project finances.

Steffi holds an MSc in Marine Geosciences from the University of Bremen in Germany and a PhD in Plant Biochemistry from the University of Sheffield. She previously worked in international multidisciplinary research teams in Germany, Canada, New Zealand and the UK.


  • Management Group
  • Operations Team
  • Plastics: Redefining Single Use