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:
State-of-the-art new therapy is offered to the community
The University of Roehampton is inviting members of the community to come forward for free therapy sessions - as part of an innovative new therapy research programme aimed at helping people who are experiencing depression.
Posted: 9 November 2017
Discover 18th Century artefacts at the University of Roehampton
The University of Roehampton is holding a free event on Saturday 25th November, as part of the national Being Human Festival – which aims to engage the public with the latest innovative research taking place across the humanities.
Posted: 3 November 2017
Roehampton’s BSc in Human Resource Management recognised with professional accreditation
The University's BSc in Human Resource Management (HRM) has been awarded a professional accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), the professional body for HR and people development.
Posted: 31 October 2017