We create new knowledge that enriches the social, economic, cultural and environmental well-being of people and places.
We are passionate about research. Our skills, curiosity and creativity are used to deliver novel, rigorous, transformative understanding that makes a difference in the world. We pursue answers and solutions to challenging questions and problems across the Social Sciences and Humanities, extending into Environmental Science. We provide an inclusive research environment where postgraduate, postdoctoral and academic researchers work closely together to develop their research careers.
Research in the School
The Loughborough Centre for Sustainable Transitions: Energy, Environment and Resilience (STEER)
STEER’s aim is to develop world-class, agenda-setting research to support delivery of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with a particular focus on SDG 7 on ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all and inter-connected SDGs.