University of St Andrews



Originally from Berlin, Antje Brown graduated in Politics from the University of Glasgow and completed her PhD in Politics the University of Stirling. She taught on environmental politics at a number of Scottish Universities before joining St Andrews in January 2014.  Her research interests include the politics and policy of – biodiversity, environmental impact assessment, environmental liability and, more recently, nuclear energy and ‘fracking’. 



Research Interests

  • EU environmental politics and policy
  • Scottish environmental politics
  • Environmental policy divergence/convergence


Teaching Interests

  • Head of SD Year 1  - SD1000 & SD1004
  • Study Abroad Advisor
  • Careers Advisor
  • SD5001 & SD5005
  • Dissertation supervisor
  • The Politics of the Environment