School of GeoSciences

School of GeoSciences

Andy McLeod
Reader in Natural Sciences

School of GeoSciences
University of Edinburgh
Crew Building, West Mains Road
Edinburgh EH9 3JN, UK

Tel: +44 (0)131 650 5434
Email: andy.mcleod@ed.ac.uk

[Andy McLeod]
Research Interests
Global environmental change; environmental sustainability; impacts of stratospheric ozone depletion and ultraviolet radiation; air pollution effects; climate change impacts; vegetation-atmosphere gas exchange; renewable energy; interdisciplinary research in environmental change and sustainability

University Education

B.Sc. (with Honours) in Biological Sciences
(Upper Second Class)
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Exeter

1972-1975 [Exeter University logo]

M.Sc. in Applied Hydrobiology
Applied Biology Department, University of Wales, Cardiff

1976-1977 [UWIST logo]

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences (1982) Thesis title: Primary
production and photosynthesis of Phragmites australis at Slapton Ley, Devon

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Exeter

1977-1980 [Exeter University logo]
 

Professional Appointments

Research Officer, Biology Section
Central Electricity Research Laboratories, Leatherhead

Sep 1979
-Apr 1989
[CERL logo]

Project Leader, Terrestrial Effects Group
National Power Technology and Environmental Centre

Mar 1989
-Apr 1992
[National Power logo]

Senior Scientific Officer
Institute of Terrestrial Ecology (ITE), Monks Wood

Apr 1992
-Aug 1997
[ITE logo]

Assistant Director, Centre for the Study of Environmental Change
and Sustainability, University of Edinburgh

Sep 1997
-Oct 2000
[University of Edinburgh logo] [CECS logo]

Director, Centre for the Study of Environmental Change
and Sustainability, University of Edinburgh

Oct 2000
-Feb 2007
[University of Edinburgh logo] [CECS logo]

Senior Lecturer
School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh

Oct 2000
 -Aug 2011
[University of Edinburgh logo] [GeoSciences logo]

Reader in Natural Sciences
School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh

Aug 2011
 - present
[GeoSciences logo] [University of Edinburgh logo]