School of GeoSciences

School of GeoSciences

Academic Staff

The principal asset of the School of GeoSciences is the people of which it is made up. The School comprises 142 academic and emeritus academic staff, 87 research and project staff and a support staff of 121, together with 83 honorary fellows. The list below provide details about staff and students, along with their research interests, email addresses and phone numbers:

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Name Phone Role
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Alexander, Peter Dr 0131 651 9090   Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Global Food Systems and Security
Allen, Simon J. Dr 0131 650 7215   Lecturer in Sustainable Development
Arnold, Tim Dr   Senior Lecturer in Greenhouse Gases
Attal, Mikael Dr 0131 650 8533   Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Modelling of Landscape Dynamics
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Barnes, Clare Dr 0131 650 2287   Interdisiplinary Lecturer in Sustainable Livelihoods
Bell, Andrew Dr 0131 650 4777   Chancellor's Fellow
Bertrand, Ornella Dr 0131 650 7339   Marie Curie Individual Fellow
Bingham, Robert Prof 0131 651 4635   Personal Chair in Glaciology and Geophysics
Bollasina, Massimo Dr 0131 651 3464   Senior Lecturer in Atmospheric Sciences
Bromiley, Geoffrey Dr 0131 650 8519   Reader in Experimental Geoscience and Earth Materials Science
Brusatte, Stephen Dr 0131 650 6039   Reader in Vertebrate Palaeontology
Butler, Ian B. Dr 0131 650 5885   Senior Research Fellow in Experimental Geosciences
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Calder, Eliza Dr 0131 650 4910   Reader in Volcanology
Cayzer, Nicola Dr 0131 650 8527   Senior Research Fellow (SEM facility)
Chapman, Mark Dr 0131 650 8521   Reader in Rock Physics
Clemens, Tom Dr 0131 651 4016   Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Health, Environment and Inequality
Colesie, Claudia Dr 0131 650 5434   Lecturer in Plant Physiological Ecology
Collins, Murray Dr   Chancellor's Fellow in Space and Satellite Analysis
Cowie, Gregory L. Dr 0131 650 8502   Senior Lecturer in Biogeochemistry
Craven, John Dr 0131 650 7887   Senior Research Fellow
Cresswell, Tim Prof 0131 650 9137   Ogilvie Chair in Geography
Crowley, Kate Dr 0131 651 4445   Lecturer in Climate Risk and Resilience
Cupples, Julie Prof 0131 651 4315   Professor of Human Geography and Cultural Studies
Curtis, Andrew Prof 0131 650 8515   Professor of Mathematical Geoscience
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Davies, Susan 01243 672442
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  NERC Knowledge Exchange Fellow (based near Chichester)
de Hoog, Jan C Dr 0131 650 8525   EMMAC Research Fellow
Dexter, Kyle Dr 0131 650 7439   Senior Lecturer in Terrestrial Vegetation Ecology
Dibben, Chris Prof 0131 650 2552   Chair in Geography
Doherty, Ruth Prof 0131 650 6759   Professor of Atmospheric Sciences
Dugmore, Andrew J. Prof 0131 650 8156   Professor of Geosciences
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Edlmann, Katriona Dr 0131 650 7238
/ 0131 651 3463
  Chancellor's Fellow in Energy
Essery, Richard L.H. Prof 0131 651 9093   Professor in High-resolution Atmospheric Modelling
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Feng, Zhiqiang Dr 0131 651 4313
/ 0131 651 7842
  Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Human Geography & Geographical Information Science
Fisher, Janet Dr 0131 650 5097   Senior Lecturer
Fitton, J. Godfrey Prof 0131 650 8529   Professor of Igneous Petrology
Fitzpatrick, Hannah Dr 0131 650 2294   University Teacher (Human Geography)
Freitas, Toni 0131 651 4445   University Teacher in Carbon Management
Fusseis, Florian Dr 0131 650 6755   Senior Lecturer in Structural Geology
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Ganeshram, Raja Prof 0131 650 7364   Personal Chair of Geochemistry
Gathorne-Hardy, Alfred Dr 0131 650 50
/ 5412
  Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Sustainable Resource Use for Food Security
Gay-Antaki, Miriam Dr 0131 651 7165   University Teacher in Human Geography
Ghazoul, Jaboury Prof 0131 650 9140   Established Chair
Gilfillan, Stuart M.V. Dr 0131 651 3462   Senior Lecturer
Gioli, Giovanna Dr 0131 650 2519   Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Disasters
Gittings, Bruce M. 0131 650 2558   Senior Lecturer in Geographical Information
Goldberg, Daniel Dr 0131 650 2561   Senior Lecturer in Glaciology
Gourmelen, Noel Dr 0131 650 2662   Senior Lecturer in Remote Sensing of the Cryosphere
Graham, Margaret C. Prof 0131 650 4767   Personal Chair in Environmental Geochemistry
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Hancock, Steven Dr 0131 651 7112   Lecturer in 3D Environmental Data Capture
Harley, Simon L. Prof 0131 650 4839   Professor of Lower Crustal Processes
Haszeldine, R. Stuart Prof 0131 650 8549   Professor of Carbon Capture and Storage
Hayward, Chris L. Dr 0131 650 5827   Research Fellow in Micro-Analysis and Archaeometry
Heal, Kate V. Prof 0131 650 5420   Professor in Catchment Biogeochemistry
Hegerl, Gabriele C. Prof 0131 651 9092   Professor of Climate System Science
Hein, Andrew S. Dr 0131 650 2526   Lecturer
Henley, Sian Dr 0131 650 7288   Lecturer in Marine Science
Hennige, Sebastian Dr 0131 650 5410   Lecturer
Henry, Lea-Anne Dr 0131 650 5425   Chancellors Fellow in Marine Ecosystems
Hinton, Richard Dr 0131 650 8548   Honorary Fellow
Hunt, Rachel Dr 0131 650 2548   Lecturer in Geohumanities
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Jackson, Rowan 0131 651 4340   University Teacher in Environmental Sustainability
Jackson, Gail E. Dr 0131 650 5436   Senior Lecturer in Plant Ecology and Agroecology
Jung, Simon Dr 0131 650 4837   Senior Lecturer in Palaeoceanography
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Kallin, Hamish Dr 0131 650 2533   Lecturer in Human Geography
Kalnins, Lara Dr 0131 650 2539   Royal Society of Edinburgh Independent Research Fellow
Keane, Aidan Dr 0131 650 5094   Senior Lecturer
Kelley, Simon Prof 0131 650 2537   Head of School of GeoSciences, Chair in Isotope Geochemistry
Kirstein, Linda Dr 0131 650 4838   Reader in Earth Dynamics
Komabayashi, Tetsuya Dr 0131 650 8518   Reader
Komabayashi, Emiko Dr 0131 651 2539   Marie Curie Individual Fellow
Krishnamurthy, Sukanya Dr 0131 650 9140   Chancellor's Fellow in 'Living with Data'
Kroon, Dick Prof 0131 651 7089   Regius Professor of Geology
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Laurier, Eric Dr 0131 651 4303   Reader in Geography and Interaction
Lehmann, Caroline Dr 0131 650 6025   Senior Lecturer in Biogeography
Lorimer, Hayden Prof 0131 651 4445   Chair in Geography
Loxton, Jennifer Dr 0131 650 7338   NERC Knowledge Exchange Fellow
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MacDonald, Fraser Dr 0131 650 2293   Lecturer in Human Geography
Mackaness, William A. Dr 0131 650 8163   Senior Lecturer in Geographical Information Science
Main, Ian G. Prof 0131 650 4911   Professor of Seismology and Rock Physics
Mašek, Ondżej Dr 0131 650 5095   Reader in Engineering Systems
McCloskey, John Prof 0131 650 8543   Chair in Natural Hazards Science
McDermott, Christopher I. Dr 0131 650 5931   Reader in Hydrogeology and Coupled Process Modelling
McMahon, Sean Dr   Chancellor's Fellow - Extreme Conditions / Astobiology
Meir, Patrick Prof 0131 650 2521   Professor of Ecosystem Science
Metzger, Marc J. Prof 0131 651 4446   Personal Chair in Environment and Society
Mitchard, Edward Dr 0131 650 7211
/ 07850 861130
  Chancellor's Fellow, Senior Lecturer
Molnar, Ian Dr 0131 650 2544   Lecturer in Hydrogeology
Moncrieff, John B. Prof 0131 650 5402   Professor of Micrometeorology
Morris, Nina J. Dr 0131 651 4242   Senior Lecturer in Human Geography
Mudd, Simon M. Prof 0131 650 2535   Professor of Earth Surface Processes
Myers-Smith, Isla Dr 0131 650 7251   Senior Lecturer
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Naylor, Mark Dr 0131 650 4918   Senior Lecturer
Newton, Anthony J. Dr 0131 650 2546   Senior Lecturer
Ngwenya, Bryne T. Prof 0131 650 8507   Professor in Microbial Geochemistry
Nichol, Caroline Dr 0131 650 7729   Reader in Remote Sensing
Nienow, Peter W. Prof 0131 650 9139   Professor of Glaciology
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Odling, Nicholas Dr 0131 650 8534   Senior Research Associate
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Palmer, Paul Prof 0131 650 7724   Professor of Quantitative Earth Observation
Panagiotakopulu, Eva Dr 0131 650 2531   Senior Lecturer in Palaeoecology
Patenaude, Genevieve Dr 0131 651 4472   Senior Lecturer in Forests and Carbon Management
Paterson, James Dr 0131 650 7728   University Teacher in Carbon Management
Pearce, Jamie R Prof 0131 650 2294   Professor of Health Geography
Penrose, Jan Dr 0131 650 8161   Senior Lecturer in Human Geography
Pichevin, Laetitia Dr 0131 651 7704   Senior Researcher in Palaeoceanography/Palaeoclimatology
Pumphrey, Hugh C. Dr 0131 650 6026   Reader in Atmospheric Sciences
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Reay, David Prof 0131 650 7723   Professor of Carbon Management and Education Assistant Principal, Global Environment and Society
Roberts, Murray Prof 0131 650 5091   Chair in Applied Marine Biology & Ecology
Robertson, Alastair H.F. Prof 0131 650 8546   Professor of Geology
Rounsevell, Mark D.A. Prof 0131 651 4468   David Kinloch Michie Chair of Rural Economy and Environmental Sustainability
Ruwanpura, Kanchana Dr 0131 651 4314   Reader in Human Geography
Ryan, Casey Dr 0131 650 7722   Senior Lecturer in Ecosystem Services & Global Change
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Shackley, Simon J. Dr 0131 650 7862   Lecturer in Carbon Policy
Shortt, Niamh K. Prof 0131 651 7130   Personal Chair in Human Geography & Dean of Diversity and Inclusion
Sinclair, Hugh D. Prof 0131 650 2518   Professor of Surface Geodynamics
Slater, Tom Dr 0131 650 9506   Reader in Urban Geography
Sohi, Saran P Dr 0131 651 4471   Senior Lecturer in Soil Science for Biochar
Srinivasan, Krithika Dr 0131 651 4311   Lecturer in Human Geography
Staddon, Samantha Dr 0131 650 2269   Lecturer in Environment and Development
Stevenson, David Prof 0131 650 6750   Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry Modelling
Street, Lorna 0131 650 6025   NERC Independent Research Fellow
Stuart, Neil Dr 0131 650 2549   Senior Lecturer in Geography
Swanton, Daniel Dr 0131 650 8164   Senior Lecturer in Human Geography
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Tett, Simon F.B. Prof 0131 650 5341
/ 07791 582 833
  Professor of Earth System Dynamics
Thomas, Alexander Dr 0131 650 8749   Lecturer in Geosciences
Tudhope, Alexander W. Prof 0131 60 0
/ 07500920016
  Professor of Climate Studies
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Van der Horst, Dan Dr 0131 651 4467   Reader in Environment and Society
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Watmough, Gary Dr 0131 651 4447   Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Land Use and Socio-Ecological Systems
Watts, Laura Dr 0131 651 4469   Interdisciplinary Senior Lecturer in Energy & Society
Whaler, Kathryn A. Prof 0131 650 4904   Professor of Geophysics
Wilkinson, Mark Dr 0131 650 5943   Senior Lecturer in Geological CO2 Storage
Williams, Wyn Prof 0131 650 4909   Professor of Rock and Mineral Magnetism
Williams, Mathew Prof 0131 650 7776   Professor of Global Change Ecology
Wilson, Marisa Dr 0131 651 4634   Lecturer
Wilson, Meriwether Dr 0131 650 8636   Senior Lecturer in Marine Science and Policy
Wood, Rachel A. Prof 0131 650 6014   Professor in Carbonate Geoscience
Woodhouse, Iain H. Prof 0131 650 2527   Professor of Applied Earth Observation
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Ziolkowski, Anton M. Prof 0131 650 8511   Professor of Petroleum Geoscience

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