Research in Practice
Indigenous Land Management
Indigenous land management in urban and peri-urban landscapes on the Sunshine Coast.
TEK and Beluga Whales
Knowledge co-production for ecosystem health in the Beaufort Sea.
Community resilience and climate change
The impacts of climate change on communities in Cambodia and Vietnam.
Sustainability Research Centre
Identifying multiple stresses and adapting to climate change impacts in Pacific Island countries.
A five year project to integrate Inuit traditional knowledge and western science to research climate change impacts.
At the Sustainability Research Centre, our goal is to help regions transition towards sustainability. Our collaborative, transdisciplinary approach is focused on understanding the relationships between people, place and change, and is broadly aligned with the fields of human geography and environmental management.
Our researchers include about 30 staff and 32 higher degree by research students. We also lead USC’s sustainability teaching programs.