Research Centres/Groups

ClimateUEA brings together a diverse range of research centres and groups across the university:

Climatic Research Unit (CRU)

Pioneers of climate change research, the CRU was created in 1972 to improve scientific understanding of the climate system and its interactions with society.

This leading centre at UEA is renowned across the world for monitoring, understanding and predicting our changing climate. Through developing a widely-used global temperature record, researchers at CRU demonstrated that humans have changed our climate on a global scale.

Learn more about the CRU's work


CRU Unit




UEA Schools

ClimateUEA brings together academics from 18 schools across UEA: