Welcome to the department of Geography.
The department of Geography has around 40 staff members and is located in the Social Science building, level 2 and 3.
Within the discipline Geography focus in education and research is on Social and Economic Geography, which means the social science profile of Geography. Social and Economic Geography is also linked to Physical Geography and ecological conditions that affect human activities and society.
Zoltan Elekes has been awarded the 2019 "Excellent Young Regional Scientist Award".
"The Arctic" is often portrayed as polar bears and white wastelands. New research diversifies this image.