Research

Oxford University provides leadership in interdisciplinary climate science to respond to society’s most pressing knowledge gaps and policy challenges at all scales.

Research activities connect climate risk and global environmental change to technological and institutional innovations to promote  security for people, ecosystems and economic growth. Research themes span multiple disciplines from engineering and earth science to policy, politics, economics and geography. In partnership with UK and international research agencies, governments and business, Oxford delivers research excellence and impact in several areas, including:

  • Physical climate science
  • Climate impacts
  • Climate action
  • Knowledge exchange