What Will You Study

We offer supervision for MPhils or PhDs in all of our areas of expertise – science, technology, policy analysis, new genetic technologies, environment and technologies, information and communications technologies and risk.

Recent and current PhDs topics have included studies of: surgery; environmental visitor attractions; organic farming; the future of mobile telecommunications; library information systems; policy and training in nanomedicine, and technologies and political transformation in Eastern Europe.

We have worked with organisations such as The Body Shop; the NHS; Bovis Construction Group; the Forestry Commission; the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions; Friends of the Earth; Unilever; English Nature; and Transport 2000 in recent and past CASE (ESRC) Funding awards.