School of Earth and Environment

Sustainability Research Institute

Who we are

The Sustainability Research Institute conducts internationally recognised, academically excellent and problem-oriented interdisciplinary research and teaching on environmental, social and economic aspects of sustainability. We draw on various social and natural science disciplines, including ecological economics, environmental economics, political science, policy studies, development studies, business and management, geography, sociology, science and technology studies, ecology, environmental science and soil science in our work. The Sustainability Research Institute is organized into four inter-related research groups:

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Seminars

Wed
22
Apr
How to win the argument on climate change (Env & Dev/ CCCEP)
Simon Maxwell, Simon Maxwell, Executive Chair, CDKN
16:00 - 17:15 8.119, Seminar Rooms 1, 2 & 3, School of Earth and Environment.
Wed
13
May
The work of the UK INDEMAND Centre (title tbc)
John Barrett, Professor of Sustainability Research; Deputy Director of Research (Excellence). SRI & colleagues from the INDEMAND Centre
16:00 - 17:15 8.119, Seminar Rooms 1, 2 & 3, School of Earth and Environment.
William Young

The new Directors of SRI, William Young and Jamie Van Alstine, answer your questions.

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