Faculty of Science and Technology

Research areas

Key research fields:
  • Community resilience and sustainability
  • Governance for sustainability
  • Environmental history
  • Community attitude, knowledge and behaviour change strategies
  • Community engagement and decision making systems
  • Multidisciplinary research frameworks
  • Social change processes in rural communities such as water reform (from channels to water pipeline infrastructure)
  • Farmer climate change adaptations
  • Farmer perceptions of environmental restoration
  • Sustainable behaviours in local communities