Earth, Ecology and Environment Research and Innovation Group

Organisation profile

About us

The Earth, Ecology and Environment Research and Innovation Group develops and delivers innovative, world-leading, and internationally excellent research to help conserve life on our planet and address global challenges related to earth resources.  
Our researchers, including wildlife ecologists, geologists, and environmental scientists, work together to tackle the challenges faced by ecosystems and the environment and to help ensure a more resilient and habitable planet for future generations. 

Research themes

  • Biodiversity conservation and ecosystem restoration 
  • People and environmental change 
  • Sustainable geoscience

Postgraduate Research

We welcome applications for postgraduate research in one of our areas of expertise. You can study full or part time, on campus or remotely.


Group Lead: Dr David Lee

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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