22 March 2022
Many congratulations to SPECTRUM’s Professor Jamie Pearce, who has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE).
Jamie is a Professor of Health Geography at the University of Edinburgh and leads SPECTRUM activity under Work Package 5 - Shaping the local environment to change behaviour and prevent harm. His research considers the role of place in understanding health outcomes and health-related behaviours.
With colleagues at Edinburgh and Glasgow he established the Centre for Research on Environment, Society & Health (CRESH). Jamie is also the Director of the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science, as well as Editor-in-Chief of the international journal Health and Place and co Editor-in-Chief of Wellbeing, Space and Society.
Jamie joins the RSE’s current Fellowship of around 1,700 Fellows, who are recognised as being some of the greatest thinkers, researchers and practitioners working in or with Scotland today.