Interdisciplinary Research

The Birmingham Institute of Forest Research is made up of academics from across many disciplines, exploring the role and value of forested landscapes. From social sciences to mental health, natural history to climate mapping, our researchers are working together to protect and plan for forests of the future. 

Literature in the forests



Our  interdiscplinary research is strengthed greatly by the Forest Edge Doctoral Scholarship programme (DSP) funded by the Leverhulme Trust.