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Professor Susan Owens FBA

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About this Fellow

Environmental governance: relations between land use planning, environment & sustainability; policy processes in modern democracies, especially the role of knowledge, ideas & advice in policy formation & change.

Website: http://www.geog.cam.ac.uk/people/owens/

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Environment and Policy, University of Cambridge; Fellow Emerita, Newnham College, Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Emeritus Professor of Environment and Policy, University of Cambridge; Fellow Emerita, Newnham College, Cambridge, Department of Geography, Cambridge, 2017

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