Roland Yawo Getor

Dr Roland Getor

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Faculty and Department

  • Institutes
  • Logistics and Humber Development Institute


  • MSc
  • PGCert (University of Hull)
  • PhD (University of Hull)


Researcher with PhD in Labour Economics focusing on worklessness (unemployment and economic inactivity) related issues with emphasis on the role of social networks in helping workless individuals engage with the labour market. Currently researching into sustainable/closed loop supply chains for plastics as part of the Interdisciplinary "Evolving a Circular Plastics Economy Project". Previously worked on Green Port Hull's Renewable Energy Sector focused "Socio-Economic and Environmental Impact Assessment of the Siemens-Gamesa/Associated British Ports (ABP) Hull Wind Turbine Investment and Review of Green Port strategies to develop a sustainable renewables industry in Hull and East Riding”. Also have background in Accounting with a professional qualification in Accounting and an affiliate member of Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA).


No teaching at the moment

Research interests

Labour Economics (Unemployment and Economic Inactivity);

Renewable Energy (Socio-Economic Impact Assessment);

Sustainable Plastic Supply Chains and Industry 4.0