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Peter Doran

Lecturer in Environmental Law
School of Law, QUB and International Institute for Sustainable Development

International, Climate, Negotiations

Tell us about your background and your current role…

Currently lecturing in environmental law and climate change at the School of Law at QUB.

Also working with Carnegie UK Trust on an outcomes based wellbeing framework for the new NI Programme for Government.

With regard to climate change what are the current issues facing your sector/area of expertise?

Innovative multi–disciplinary teaching, including introductions to systems thinking, using online tools is part of my task at QUB.

We regularly run negotiation simulations to instill a realistic appreciation of the politics and systems challenges for negotiations.

With regard to climate change, what do you expect the future issues and solutions to be in your sector/area of expertise?

Multi–disciplinary teaching and the integration of climate change education into all subjects, notably political economy and introductory programmes on the anthropocene.