Department of Geography and Economic History
Welcome to the department for Geography and Economic History. The department is resonsible for the two disciplines Geography and Economic History.
The department for Geography and Economic History has around 70 staff members and is located in the Social Science building, level 2 and 3.
Within the discipline Geography focus in education and research is on Social and Economic Geography, which means the social science profile of Geography. Social and Economic Geography is also linked to Physical Geography and ecological conditions that affect human activities and society.
Education and research in Economic History is linked to both History and Economics. A focus is on the interplay between economy and society over time and includes both gender perspectives and Environmental History.