School of Sociology and Social Policy

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Warren Pearce

Research Fellow, Faculty of Social Sciences


Research Summary

Warren is a Research Fellow on the Making Science Public programme, focusing on connections between science, publics and politics in three areas:

  • contested meanings of 'evidence-based policy';
  • responsible research and innovation as a new arena for discussing science and society; and
  • climate change scepticism in the UK.

Selected Publications

Blog posts for The Guardian

Posts for my project blog Making Science Public

I am quoted in this Research Fortnight piece about "scientist's election demands"

I am quoted in connection to my research in this Carbon Brief piece

Past Research

Sub-national implementation of climate change policy during the first year of the Cameron Government, focusing on the meanings of rational-scientific policy for local authorities operating within new conditions of localism and austerity.

School of Sociology and Social Policy

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