Lead: Professor Kevin Cowtan
Department of Chemistry

The Climate Change Network investigates a range of issues relating to our changing climate, including how we can break the barriers to social and political action on climate change.

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Dr Katie Davis, Lecturer in Palaeobiology

Professor Jane HillResearch Champion for Environmental Sustainability and Resilience

Professor Frans Maathuis

Dr Kelly Redeker

Dr James Stockdale

Professor Chris Thomas, Director of the Leverhulme Centre for Anthropocene Biodiversity

Biorenewables Development Centre (BDC)

Dr Anna AlessiProject and Communication Manager, BDC


Dr Martina Conti, Research Associate

Professor Kevin Cowton

Dr Katie Lamb, Postdoctoral research associate at the Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence (GCCE)

Dr Sarah Moller

Professor Kirsty Penkman

Jing Wood

Anna Zhenova, PhD Student


Dr. Bipasa Datta

Environment and Geography

Professor Andy Dougill, Professor of Environmental Sustainability

Professor Ioan Fazey, Professor of Social Dimensions of Environment and Change

Dr Ella Howes, Postdoctoral Research Associate

Health Sciences

Professor Hilary Graham

Professor Jim McCambridge, Chair in Addictive Behaviours & Public Health

Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre (IGDC)

Alice Megaw, Research Assistant

Office of Philanthropic Partnerships and Alumni (OPPA)

Edward Joyner, Relationship Manager


Thomas F Krauss, Professor of Photonics

Professor Roddy Vann


Professor Neil Carter, Deputy Head of Department

Dr Peg Murray-Evans, Research fellow

Policy, Integrity and Performance Team

Dr Linda Ko Ferrigno, University Impact Manager

Social Policy and Social Work

Dr Maria Franco Gavonel, Lecturer in Global Social Policy and International Development


Dr Ruth Penfold-Mounce

Dr Richard Tutton

Stockholm Environment Institute - York

Johan Kuylenstierna, Reader / Research Leader

Emilie Stokeld, Research Trainee

Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media

Rosamund Portus, PhD student

University of York Management School

Dr Alexandra Dias, Senior Lecturer in Actuarial Science

Juan Candia, PhD Student

Lina Khattab, Doctoral Researcher

York Environmental Sustainability Institute (YESI)

Dr Robyn Inglis, Research Facilitator