Take a tour of our new £12.5 million state-of-the-art ​​building. Credit: Dave Rippin.

Take a tour of our new £12.5 million state-of-the-art ​​building



We are a leading centre for teaching and research on sustainable solutions to the world's environmental issues.

In 2015, we ranked as a QS World Top 100 department. Our staff are experts in a wide range of environmental and geographical disciplines and we are all committed to delivering a first-rate student experience.

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We'd love to hear from you, so please get in touch.

Professor Mark Hodson
Head of Department

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Professor Calum Roberts comments on the North Sea cod's revival

Posted on Monday 31 July 2017

"It's fish and chips night - but can we eat cod with a clear conscience?" - article in The Guardian and Radio interview for BBC Radio 4

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We conduct world-leading research on topics of global environmental importance. Our many strengths include:

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Environmental Sustainability and Resilience is one of the University's seven interdisciplinary research themes.