Professor Peter A. Strachan is the Strategy and Policy Group Lead within the Department of Management. This is a Subject Leader role involving the management of around twenty academic staff including setting objectives for the Department of Management and planning staff teaching and staff resources. It also involves the quality assurance of modules delivered by Strategy and Policy staff and the review and update of the portfolio of Strategy and Policy modules on offer across the Aberdeen Business School.
His main area of research expertise is on the subject of energy policy. His research has principally focused on financial support mechanisms, the planning environment, community ownership models and the social acceptance of major energy infrastructure developments.