Earth and Sustainability Science Research Centre

(ESSRC)

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About ESSRC

Vision

Our vision is to use knowledge of the past to provide insights into the Earth system and projected change. 

Mission

Our mission is to deepen understanding of Earth processes, and the evolution and adaptation of life through time, and use this knowledge to inform, educate and advocate sustainable solutions for environmental challenges in the Anthropocene. 

The centre’s research focuses on deepening our understanding of Earth processes, and the evolution and adaptation of life through time, and to use this knowledge to inform, educate and advocate sustainable solutions for environmental challenges in the Anthropocene.

Contact us

Earth and Sustainability Science Research Centre (ESSRC)
Level 5, Biological Sciences Building (D26)
The University of New South Wales
Sydney NSW 2052
+61 (0)2 9385 8865