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Department of Geography

 

People in the Department

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.

The Head of Department is Professor Mike Hulme.

Dr Harriet Allen

University Associate Professor and Fellow of Girton College.

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Prof Neil Arnold

Professor of Glaciology, Interim Director of SPRI, and Fellow of St John's College.

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Dr Maan Barua

University Lecturer.

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Prof Michael Bravo

Professor of the History and Geography of Science, 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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Prof Poul Christoffersen

Professor of 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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Prof Andrew Friend

Professor of 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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Prof Mia Gray

Professor of Economic Geography and Fellow of Girton College.

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Prof Michael Herzog

Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, and Fellow of Murray Edwards College.

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Prof Philip Howell

Professor of Historical Geography and Fellow of Emmanuel College.

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Prof Mike Hulme

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

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Prof Alex Jeffrey

Professor of Human Geography and Fellow of Emmanuel College.

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Dr Ilona Kater

Teaching Associate in Human Geography.

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Prof Christine Lane

Professor of Geography (1993).

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Prof Charlotte Lemanski

Professor of Urban Geography.

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Dr Emily Lines

Lecturer in Physical Geography.

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Prof Emma Mawdsley

Professor of Geography and Fellow of Newnham College.

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Dr Francesco Muschitiello

University Lecturer.

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Prof David Nally

Professor of Historical 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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Prof Richard Powell

Professor of 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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Prof Gareth Rees

Professor of Polar Geoinformatics with duties at the Scott Polar Research Institute and Fellow of Christ's College.

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Prof Alice Reid

Professor of Demography, Director of CAMPOP and Fellow of Churchill College.

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Dr Liam Saddington

Teaching Associate in Human Geography.

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Prof Chris Sandbrook

Professor of Conservation and Society, Director of Conservation Leadership, and Fellow of Darwin College.

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Dr Ayesha Siddiqi

University Lecturer in Human Geography.

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Prof Bhaskar Vira

Professor of Political Economy and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College.

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Prof Ian Willis

Professor of Glaciology and Fellow of St Catharine's College.

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