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Welcome to SAGES

SAGES pools world-leading expertise in geoscience and environmental science from across Scotland’s research base, creating an multi-disciplinary alliance at the forefront of earth and environmental research. We are a partnership between the Universities of Aberdeen, Abertay, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, St Andrews, Stirling, SAMS UHI, SUERC, and the West of Scotland. To find out more about SAGES download our Executive summary.


SAGES+ Annual Science Meeting 2016 NEW!

The SAGES+ Annual Science Meeting 2016 will be held at SAMS on 22 & 23 August 2016.

SAGES+ is entering a new phase, this event marks a good opportunity to rekindle or start new research collaborations across the alliance. Register for this event at Eventbrite.

SAGES+ Directors vision of the 2nd phase of SAGES+ NEW!

The SAGES+ Director has already visited several of our partner institutes where we presented the vision and aims of SAGES+, to find out more about the 2nd phase of SAGES+ view his presentation

SAGES+ Open call for Fora

Please find attached an announcement of opportunity to propose SAGES+ Research Fora - focused special interest groups which, on approval, will receive financial support from SAGES+. Refer to our announcement of opportunity for details.

SAGES+ Twitter account

SAGES+ has joined TWITTER,

Funding opportunities NEW!

SAGES+ is pleased to invite existing and new members to apply for Pools Engagement in European Research (PEER) and Postdoctoral & Early Career Researcher Exchanges funding, details can be found within the Opportunities area of the website.

Application deadline: 17:00 24 June 2016

Membership of SAGES

Would you like to become a SAGES member? Click on the "Join SAGES" menu for membership criteria and application process.

Upcoming events

SAGES+ Joint Executive Committee and Research & Innovation Committee meeting at the University of Stirling on Thursday 19 May 2016.

SAGES+ Director visit to the University of St Andrews on Friday 20 May 2016.

SAGES+ Director visit to SUERC on Friday 25 May 2016.

See the Events section for details.

Graduate School news

Graduate School Social media workshop

SAGES+ Graduate School in conjunction with Cechr hosted a Social Media Workshop at the University of Dundee on Tuesday 10 May 2016. A report on the event will be published soon

Graduate School Convenor vacancy

SAGES+ Graduate School has a vacancy for a Graduate School Convenor. Full details and the application process can be found on the Graduate School news webpage.

Application deadline: 13 March 2016


Check the Opportunities section for new vacancies, latest post November 2014.