A leading green economist based at the University of Roehampton has been elected to the European Parliament following the weekend’s declarations.
Posted: 28 May 2014
Professor Molly Scott Cato is the University’s first ever academic to focus on green economics, a field in which she is a leading thinker internationally.
Professor Scott Cato, believed to be the world's first Professor of Green Economics, won her seat as one of six south west England MEPs, and will represent the Green Party.
She will soon use her expertise in the field to influence debate and policy in the European Parliament. Her research and arguments could ultimately have an impact on United Kingdom laws and how the country recovers from the effects of the recession.
Professor Scott Cato is an expert in the area of green economics which combines a concern for environmental sustainability with an equal emphasis on social justice. She has been published widely and is the author of several books in the field including Green Economics and The Bioregional Economy. Her research, teaching and published work at the University of Roehampton covers three areas relating to the green economy:
Lecturer is appointed to advise the Scottish Government on human rights
A Senior Law Lecturer at the University of Roehampton has been appointed as a member on a new expert panel, advising on the future of human rights in Scotland.
Posted: 17 January 2018
The life of Frankenstein’s creator uncovered by leading Roehampton Professor
Professor Fiona Sampson's new book reveals discoveries that offer a richer understanding of the woman behind Frankenstein.
Posted: 10 January 2018
2017 Roehampton Mentoring Awards
The University of Roehampton hosted its inaugural Roehampton Mentoring Awards recently at Elm Grove Hall.
Posted: 18 December 2017