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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Sustainable Cities and the Lima COP (CCCEP)
Faye McAnulla, Faculty Research & Development Manager (Sustainable Cities Initiative), SEE
16:00 - 17:15 SEE Seminar Rooms L8
Making an impact: Improved collaboration on sustainability research - the Leeds experience  
Dr Tom Knowland, Visiting Researcher, SEE & Head of Sustainable Energy & Climate Change at Leeds City Council
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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