Global Change

Welcome to the global change research theme

Bristol is home to a large and diverse community of scholars focused on delivering world-class research in the area of global change.  Research interests span subjects and departments across the Faculties of Science, Engineering, Arts, Social Sciences and Law.

The global change research theme brings together this expertise to deliver leading, multidisciplinary research on climate change and the environment.


The global change research theme aims to:

  • improve our understanding of climate and environmental change processes
  • better predict future changes and their impact on human society, and
  • help develop technological and policy tools required for society to address environmental and economic concerns.

Our research

Global change research focuses on the following areas:


Global change events

There are no events at present.

Contact us

Please contact global change leader Dr Dani Schmidt with any enquiries about the global change research theme.