Interdisciplinary research

The Centre's academics incorporate qualitative and quantitative research methods in a truly interdisciplinary fashion; connecting science, the arts and the humanities to improve understanding of the health risks and opportunities presented by the environment.

Clean Water and Sanitation, Health and Wellbeing

Uncovering pathogens in the soil microbiome

Investigating pathogens present in soil through the application of the Galleria mellonella model.

Clean Water and Sanitation, Reduced Inequalities, Sustainable Cities and Communities

BlueHealth

An international consortium investigating how aquatic environments can affect public health in Europe.

Clean Water and Sanitation, Life Below Water, Sustainable Cities and Communities

GCRF Blue Communities

Blue Communities is a 4 year research capacity-building programme for marine planning in East and South-East Asia.

Clean Water and Sanitation, Life Below Water

Catchment-scale antimicrobial resistance

How do catchment-scale processes contribute to antibiotic resistance in coastal waters?

Health and Wellbeing, Life on Land

Antibiotic resistance in farm animals

Investigating the conditions under which antibiotic resistance genes are advantageous to bacteria.

Health and Wellbeing, Reduced Inequalities, Sustainable Cities and Communities

Air pollution, Deprivation & Childhood Asthma

This PhD aims to explore the impact of air pollution on asthma in childhood, controlling for both individual and area level deprivation across England.

Industry, Responsible Consumption and Production

Herbicides and antibiotic resistance

Investigating selection for antimicrobial resistance by plant protection products.

Life on Land, No Poverty, Sustainable Cities and Communities

The INHERIT project

Examining the health and environmental implications of our living, moving and consuming patterns.

Health and Wellbeing, Quality Education, Sustainable Cities and Communities

Healthy Green Schools

This PhD is examining whether, why and how schools are acting to be sustainable, ‘green’ schools, with a particular focus on the environmental and health benefits.

Clean Water and Sanitation, Life Below Water, Life on Land

Mapping the evidence for AMR

Mapping the evidence for the risks of human exposure to antimicrobial resistance in the natural environment.

Health and Wellbeing, Life on Land

PollerGEN

PollerGEN is an interdisciplinary NERC-funded project aiming to revolutionise aeropollen measurement and forecasting.

Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, Sustainable Cities and Communities

Urban greenspace valuation toolkit

Creating a web-based greenspace valuation tool which learns from and integrates existing planning tools.

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