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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 (Interim) is Professor Harriet Allen.

Dr Matthew Adeleye

Assistant Professor in Physical Geography

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Prof Harriet Allen

Head of Department, Professor of Physical Geography, and Fellow of Girton College

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Prof Neil Arnold

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

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Dr Maan Barua

University Lecturer in Human Geography

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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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Ms Jane Corbett

Teaching Associate

Dr Alexander Cullen

Assistant Professor in Political Ecology

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Dr Maria Dance

Teaching Associate in Quantitative Geography

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Dr Rebecca Dell

Assistant Professor in Glaciology

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Prof Amy Donovan

Professor of Environmental Geography and Fellow & Director of Studies at Girton College

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Prof Andrew Friend

Professor of Earth Systems Science

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Prof Matthew Gandy

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

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Prof Rachael Garrett

Moran Professor of Conservation and Development and Fellow of Homerton College

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Prof Mia Gray

Professor of Economic Geography and Fellow of Girton College

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Prof Sarah Hall

1931 Professor of Geography and Fellow of St John's College

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Hannah Hasenberger

Teaching Associate in Economic Geography

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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

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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Prof Christine Lane

Professor of Geography (1993) and Fellow of Corpus Christi College

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Prof Charlotte Lemanski

Professor of Urban Geography

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Dr Emily Lines

University Associate Professor

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Prof Marc Macias-Fauria

Professor of Physical Geography

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Prof Emma Mawdsley

Professor of Geography and Fellow of Newnham College

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Prof Robert Mayhew

Honorary Professor of Historical Geography and Intellectual History, Senior Tutor and Fellow at Pembroke College

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Dr Francesco Muschitiello

Associate Professor

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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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Dr Matt Osman

Assistant Professor in Physical Geography

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Dr Olga Petri

Teaching Associate in Human Geography

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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 and Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College

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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

Associate Professor in Human Geography

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Dr Maximillian Van Wyk de Vries

University Assistant Professor in Natural Hazards and Fellow of Gonville & Caius College

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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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