Environmental sustainability and resilience
Whether it is food scarcity and energy security, or climate change and pollution, our interdisciplinary research is providing the evidence base for policy makers to address the key global challenges facing ourselves and our planet, and so shape a more sustainable future for us all.
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Sue Hartley is Professor of Ecology in the Department of Biology and founding Director of the York Environmental Sustainability Institute (YESI), a leading centre for interdisciplinary environmental research. Her work focuses on the interactions between plants and other organisms.