The Centre for Development Studies (CDS) recognises human development aspirations and outcomes to be profoundly social and political, but also moulded by natural systems, technological possibilities and cultural traditions. The entails bridging gaps between social science, natural science and the humanities to understand how opportunities and constraints to development are affected by our own bodies, behavioural biases, demography and capacity to learn. This opens up many exciting possibilities for interdisciplinary collaboration including in the fields public health and education.

Current research projects

Past research projects

Global public health and education researchers