Academic, Research and Teaching Staff

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Academic & Teaching Staff
Research Staff
Professional Services Staff
Honorary Visitors
Emeritus Professors
Research Postgraduates

Academic & Teaching Staff


Sarah Davies

Head of School - Geography, Geology and the Environment, Professor of Sedimentology


Heiko Balzter

Professor of Physical Geography


Kirsten Barrett Associate Professor in Geographical Information Science/Remote Sensing 5010

Katy Bennett

Senior Lecturer in Human Geography


Juan Carlos Berrio Lecturer in Physical Geography

Arnoud Boom

Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography (Biogeochemistry)


Gavin Brown

Senior Lecturer in Human Geography


Moya Burns Teaching Fellow in Environmental Science and Ecology (Biological Sciences)

Margaret Byron

Teaching Fellow in Human Geography


Andrew Carr

Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography


Ben Coles Lecturer in Human Geography 3838
Stefano De Sabbata Lecturer in Quantitative Geography 3812
Claire Jarvis Senior Lecturer in Geographical Information 3808

Jörg Kaduk

Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography


Angela Last Lecturer in Human Geography 3939
Loretta Lees Professor of Human Geography 3842

Clare Madge

Professor of Human Geography


Brett Matulis Lecturer in Human Geography 5242
Sue McLaren Reader in Physical Geography 3829

Susan Page

Professor of Physical Geography


Martin Phillips

Professor of Social and Cultural Geography


Mark Powell

Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography


Kevin Tansey Professor of Remote Sensing 3859

Nicholas Tate

Associate Professor in Geographical Information

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Matt Tillotson Teaching Fellow in Human Geography -
Caroline Upton Senior Lecturer in Human Geography 3824
Paul Van Gardingen Chair of International Development
Mick Whelan Reader in Physical Geography 5215
Matt Wilde Lecturer in Human Geography 3315

Research Staff

Hannah Brooking Research Associate
Lok Yung (Syrena) Chan Research Associate
Thomas Codd Research Associate
Beth Cole Research Associate 3826
Alex Cumming Research Associate
Polyanna Da Conceição Bispo Research Associate
Betasabe De La Barreda Bautista Research Associate 3826
Cesare Di Feliciantonio Research Associate
Sue Easton Research Associate
Alexander Hamer Research Associate
Sarah Johnson Satellite Applications Knowledge Exchange Fellow
Johnathan Lee Research Associate
Valentin Louis Research Associate
Patrick O'Reilly Research Associate
Marc Padilla Research Associate
Matthew Payne Research Associate
Stefano Portelli Research Associate
Pedro Rodriguez-Veiga Research Associate 3843
John Roberts Research Software Applications Developer 1018
Bahar Sakizlioglu Marie Curie Post-Doctoral Researcher
Minerva Singh Post-Doctoral Research Associate
James Wheeler Research Associate

Graduate Teaching Assistants

David Ashby Graduate Teaching Assistant

Hannah Smith

Graduate Teaching Assistant

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