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Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business seeks Research Associate 12/01/16

Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business seeks Research Associate

The Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business at Lancaster University is seeking a 12-month Research Associate who will look at the economics of climate change. 

Office of the future 08/01/16

Office of the future

In an article about the future of offices and remote working, Karen Dale explains why the office could become more, not less important. 

View the article on the Economia website
UK floods and extreme global weather linked to El Niño and climate change 04/01/16

UK floods and extreme global weather linked to El Niño and climate change

Gail Whiteman, from the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, warns that flood defences could become "out of date" as extreme weather increases. 

View the article on The Guardian website
Lancaster students attend Paris during climate talks 16/12/15

Lancaster students attend Paris during climate talks

Lancaster University students have visited Paris to take part in a high-level environmental business event held to coincide with global climate negotiations.

Pair honoured with staff of the year awards 16/12/15

Pair honoured with staff of the year awards

Two members of staff have been honoured for the help and support they have given students over the past year.

Mary Robinson: climate change ‘very likely’ to increase radicalisation 09/12/15

Mary Robinson: climate change ‘very likely’ to increase radicalisation

The Pentland Centre's Gail Whiteman is one of a team of experts who put their questions to UN special envoy and former Irish president Mary Robinson about the 2015 Paris climate negotiations.