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Dr Daniel Fisher

Dr Daniel Fisher

Daniel Fisher

 +44 (0)344 928 5428

The James Hutton Institute
Aberdeen AB15 8QH
Scotland UK


Daniel Fisher is a social scientist in People-Environment studies working at the Social, Economic and Geographical Sciences group (SEGS) in James Hutton Institute.

He has a background in geography and migration studies. Prior to joining the James Hutton Institute, Daniel completed his PhD at the University of Edinburgh and worked as a postdoctoral research associate on the ASYFAIR project at the University of Exeter – lead by Prof. Nick Gill. He also holds a degree in geography (University of Cambridge) and a masters in ecological economics (University of Edinburgh).

Daniel's research skills and interests include: migration and asylum, social justice and power, green infrastructure, ecosystem services, innovative research methods.

Area of Strategic Research Programme

Further information the Scottish Government's Strategic Research Programme is available

  • 3.4.3 Rural landscape and Community Wellbeing
  • 3.4 - Communities and Wellbeing
  • Theme 3: Food, Health and Wellbeing