The mission of CRES is to provide an environment that fosters and promotes high quality, novel and interdisciplinary research in earth sciences and a platform for international-level research training in this field.
Our goals are:
- to advance the quantitative understanding of earth and environmental systems, now recognised as vital to the needs of society on a changing and hazardous earth
- to perform high quality research in key aspects of the earth system by integrating our expertise of demonstrable excellence in the various sub-disciplines of geosciences
- to create and support research opportunities that attract the best talents in order to build capacity for future high quality international earth science research
- to enhance awareness of CRES activities and related scientific issues via a programme of innovative public outreach events.