Roger C. BAARS


Environmental Education


Senior Lecturer


Tel: 075-753-5935
E-mail: baars.rogercloud.6a* (replace * with @)

Research Interests

My cross-disciplinary research investigates the relationships between theories of social change and modes of governance particularly as they relate to politically desired social orders, values and practices. My research agenda is organised along the three interrelated themes of environmental education, social change and affective governance and examines wider processes of societal reproduction and transformation in the context of climate change.

My research agenda is organised along the following themes:

  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation
  • Education for Sustainable Development
  • Disaster Preparation and Resilience
  • Social Practices and Sustainable Lifestyle
  • Emotions and Behaviour Change
  • Intergenerational Learning

Teaching Activities

  • Environmental Ethics and Environmental Education
  • Complex Environmental Problems and Community Engagement
  • Qualitative Research Design and Analysis
  • Human Geography
  • Introduction to Urban Geography

Postgraduate Supervision

  • I am accepting master and doctoral students