Smarter

Our strategic plan defines Smarter as, 'promote informed decision-making among individuals, groups and government.' YAS members often sits on policy advice committees for the RSE and contributes to its papers and consultations. However, we have also produced several of our own reports and position papers; some of these may be found on our publications page and our policy advice page. YAS has also managed several projects in education; both primary/secondary and at a higher education level.

To explore at some of our past work and current projects, see below:

Our Members

Heidi is a Research Fellow at the Lyell Centre for Earth and Marine Science and Technology, Heriot-Watt University. Her research investigates the photosynthesis of marine algae and corals and the role these organisms play in the oceanic carbon cycle.

Latest News

06 August 2018
New YAS member and Director of the Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance (SULSA) Dr Allison J...