Research - Environment - University of Derby


How research at the University of Derby is helping the environment

Environmental Sustainability Research Centre

The Environmental Sustainability Research Centre (ESRC) provides students, academics, government agencies, industry and business with exciting opportunities to contribute to urgent global challenges in climate change and sustainable development.

Nature Connectedness Research Group

The Nature Connectedness Research Group aims to understand people's connection to nature and create everyday interventions in order to improve connectedness, bringing about the associated benefits in well-being and conservation behaviour.

New Energy and Environment Chair

Professor Paul Stewart recently joined the University of Derby as Energy and Environment Research Chair.

University lecturer calls for scientists to save coral reefs

A recent research paper published by Michael Sweet, Lecturer in Invertebrate Biology at the University of Derby, has found that in order to save coral reefs and fisheries, scientists must improve their collaborations in small island states.