Professorial Research Fellow
Declan Conway will be joining the Grantham Research Institute as a Professorial Research Fellow on the 28th October 2013.
Professor Conway is an interdisciplinary researcher concentrating on the interactions between climate and society. During 2009 – 2011 he held a part-time secondment with the UK Department for International Development as a Senior Research Fellow on climate change. He is Chair of the UK Programme Executive Board of UPGro, an interdisciplinary UK Research Council research programme on Unlocking the Potential for Groundwater in sub-Saharan Africa. He is a member of the NERC-ESRC-DFID Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation International Programme Advisory Committee.
Declan is a Co-editor in Chief of Global Environmental Change (Elsevier) and holds Editorial positions with; Climate Change and Development (Earthscan) and Food Security: the science, sociology and economics of food production and access to food (Springer). He was a contributing Author to the IPCC Special Report on Extremes: Chapter 3 Changes in Climate Extremes and their Impacts on the Natural Physical Environment.
Adaptation and climate change