From Antarctica to Africa, global warming to disaster risk reduction, Geography takes place on a truly global scale at Northumbria. Research in this department is focused in four groups: Cold and Palaeo Environments, Social and Cultural Geographies, Disasters, Development and Resilience, and Environmental Geochemistry and Ecology.

Prospective PhD students: Opportunities to carry out postgraduate research towards an MPhil/PhD or MSc by research exist in all the areas identified above. Further information may be obtained from The Graduate School.

Visiting scholars: We welcome visiting academics - please contact Dr. Ben Brock

To access research outputs in this area and others, please visit Northumbria Research Link.

Click each research area below to find out more about our work: