Research overview

Our specialisms

Research in the Department of Geography and Environment can be seen within the context of LSE's specialist nature and its commitment to research excellence across the social sciences.

Our research has a strong applied, policy relevant focus

Our research agenda is a distinctive one, predicated on applying an interdisciplinary and methodologically diverse social science approach to key geographical and environmental questions. Much of our research has an applied, policy relevant focus.

Research is organised around three main clusters of interest: