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Department of Geography

 

People in the Department: Academic staff

People in the Department: Academic staff

This section has information on the staff within the Department, their research interests, teaching and contact details.

The Department's staff publish regularly in hundreds of separate publications, and attract research funding from a wide variety of sources, including the ERSC, NERC, Anglo-German Foundation, Department of Trade and Industry, Department of Work and Pensions, Leverhulme Foundation, and the European Commission. Staff are involved in editing some of the frontline journals in the discipline (including Progress in Physical Geography, Bulletin of Latin American Research, Journal of Economic Geography, Regional Studies, Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, International Journal of Conservation, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Economic History Review). There are currently around 100 PhD students, and 50 students on Masters programmes.

Dr Harriet Allen

University Senior Lecturer and Fellow of Girton College.

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Prof Ash Amin

1931 Professor of Geography and Fellow of Christ's College.

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Dr Neil Arnold

University Senior Lecturer, Interim Director of SPRI, and Fellow of St John's College.

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Dr Maan Barua

University Lecturer.

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Dr Mike Bithell

Assistant Director of Research in Computing.

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Dr Michael Bravo

University Senior Lecturer, with duties at the Scott Polar Research Institute, and Fellow of Downing College.

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Prof Ulf Büntgen

Professor of Environmental Systems Analysis.

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Dr Poul Christoffersen

Reader in Glaciology and Fellow of Murray Edwards College.

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Dr Alexander Cullen

Lecturer in Political Ecology.

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Dr Amy Donovan

University Lecturer and Fellow & Director of Studies at Girton College.

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Prof Julian Dowdeswell

Professor of Physical Geography and Fellow of Jesus College.

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Dr Eimear Dunne

Teaching Associate in Quantitative Geography.

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Dr Andrew Friend

Reader in Earth Systems Science and Fellow of Clare College.

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Prof Matthew Gandy

Professor of Cultural and Historical Geography and Fellow of King's College.

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Dr Mia Gray

University Senior Lecturer and Fellow of Girton College.

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Dr Michael Herzog

Reader in Atmospheric Sciences, and Fellow of Murray Edwards College.

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Dr Philip Howell

Reader and Fellow of Emmanuel College.

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Prof Mike Hulme

Professor of Human Geography (2000) and Fellow of Pembroke College.

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Dr Alex Jeffrey

Reader in Human Geography and Fellow of Emmanuel College.

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Prof Christine Lane

Professor of Geography (1993).

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Dr Charlotte Lemanski

Reader in Urban Geography.

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Dr Emily Lines

Lecturer in Physical Geography.

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Dr Emma Mawdsley

Reader and Fellow of Newnham College.

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Dr Francesco Muschitiello

University Lecturer.

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Dr David Nally

University Senior Lecturer in Human Geography and Fellow of Jesus College.

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Dr Howard Nelson

University Affiliate Lecturer / FFI Lecturer in Conservation Leadership and Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College.

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Prof Clive Oppenheimer

Professor of Volcanology.

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Dr Richard Powell

Reader in Arctic Studies and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College.

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Prof Sarah Radcliffe

Professor of Latin American Geography and Fellow of Christ's College.

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Dr Gareth Rees

University Senior Lecturer with duties at the Scott Polar Research Institute and Fellow of Christ's College.

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Dr Alice Reid

Reader in Demography, working with CAMPOP, and Director of Studies, Churchill College.

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Dr Chris Sandbrook

Director of Conservation Leadership, University Senior Lecturer and Fellow of Darwin College.

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Dr Samantha Saville

Teaching Associate in Human Geography.

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Dr Anja Schmidt

Interdisciplinary Lecturer in Climate Modelling jointly affiliated with Chemistry.

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Dr Ayesha Siddiqi

University Lecturer in Human Geography.

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Prof Susan Smith

Honorary Professor of Social and Economic Geography and Mistress of Girton College.

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Prof Tom Spencer

Professor of Coastal Dynamics and Fellow of Magdalene College; Director of Cambridge Coastal Research Unit.

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Prof Bhaskar Vira

Head of Department, Professor of Political Economy and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College.

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Dr Ian Willis

Reader in Glaciology and Fellow of St Catharine's College.

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