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Professor Steffen Boehm

Last modified: December 21, 2023
ACCESS Co-Investigators

Research Director, Sustainable Futures
University of Exeter

s.boehm@exeter.ac.uk

About



The sector(s) I work in: Academic

exeter.ac.uk


Professional qualifications:

PhD, FRSA



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About the organisation(s) I've worked for



Organisation name:

University of Exeter


About my experience and expertise



Personal statement:

I’m a social scientist, mostly using qualitative and theoretical approaches to gaining new insights into the dynamics between business, society and nature. I’ve worked extensively on climate change, food systems, circular economy and other domains.

I’m interested in the governance and tensions of emerging green economy approaches. I’m particularly focused on what can be called ‘environmental governance from below’, researching grassroots innovations and other bottom-up approaches to addressing the ‘grand challenges’ of our time. I also have an interest in the psychological (often unconscious) dimensions of how people try to change the world.



Key topic areas of research or interest:

Climate change
Circular economy
Food systems
Political ecology
Place-based approaches



Collaboration opportunities:

I’m always open to collaborations, PhD projects, consultancy, media work and all other forms of engagement that link to my areas of research.



Publications:

Google Scholar



Other projects and networks:

I have published 30 articles in The Conversation:
https://theconversation.com/profiles/steffen-bohm-104321/articles

This recent essay has appeared:
Tree flexing: Forest politics and land struggles in the green economy, https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/27538931231187314

Tevi: https://tevi.co.uk/
Making Sense of Adaptation: https://www.makingsenseofadaptation.org/
Circular Food: https://www.circularfood.info/



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