Transformational sustainability research: a transdisciplinary approach to study capacity building in science-society interfaces


The complexity of global challenges on social, economic, and environmental level require new forms of knowledge production and new ways of doing research. In the search for sustainability of socioecological systems,... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Antje Disterheft (Universidade NOVA)
  2. Tomás Ramos (CENSE, Center for Environmental and Sustainability Research, Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Campus da Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal)
  3. Georg Müller-christ (Department for Sustainable Management, University of Bremen, Wilhelm-Herbst-Str. 12, 28359 Bremen, Germany)

Topic Area

1b. Research methods and methodologies (including the role of academia, policy engagement


OS3-1b » 1b. Research Methods and Methodologies (including academic, policy engagement and inter/intra, and trans-disciplinary approaches) (09:30 - Thursday, 14th June, Department of Economics - Room 2 - Second floor)