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Social, Economic and Geographical Sciences

The Social, Economic and Geographical Sciences (SEGS) department comprises nearly 50 staff and 15 PhD students representing the fields of economics, geography, politics, sociology, anthropology, psychology and everything in between. Our mission is to be internationally recognised for the quality, relevance and impact of our social science research connecting land, people and the environment.  We are a friendly and dynamic group - click on the images below to find out more about us and the issues that we work on.


For further information about SEGS please contact our Head of Department Dr Tony Craig.


Areas of Interest

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.