St Andrews staff and students host the United Nations

St Andrews staff and students host the United Nations

Professor William Austin and SGSD students, together with Professor Ali Watson (School of International Relations), welcomed Ovais Sarmad, the Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations Climate Change secretariat.

Hill Kulu awarded funding from the ERC

Hill Kulu awarded funding from the ERC

Congratulations to Professor Hill Kulu on being awarded almost 2.5 million euros to study the lives of immigrants and their descendants in the UK, France, Germany and Sweden.

SGSD in Blue Carbon First

SGSD in Blue Carbon First

Professor Bill Austin, Dr Craig Smeaton and Simone Riegel are members of a team who have won a commercial tender bid with the Scottish Government to undertake the first ever audit of Blue Carbon resources.

Sustainable Development class visits Eden Energy Centre

Sustainable Development class visits Eden Energy Centre

First year Sustainable Development students visited the Eden Energy Centre

The Irvine Atlas: SGSD Undergraduate Journal launches inaugural issue

The Irvine Atlas: SGSD Undergraduate Journal launches inaugural issue

The Irvine Atlas is a fresh student-led initiative to revive the undergraduate journal, St Andrews Geographer (STAG)

Sustainability policies, governance and processes in a global corporation (ConocoPhillips)

Sustainability policies, governance and processes in a global corporation (ConocoPhillips)

SGSD recently hosted a presentation and panel discussion on the theme of Sustainability policies, governance and processes in a global corporation.

SGSD students and staff in India

SGSD students and staff in India

Sophie Vonholm (4th year Geography & Management student), Iga Jozefiak (4th year Geography & Sustainable Development student) and Professor Bill Austin (former Head of School) visited India in January.