CV

You can find a list of my publications here.

Qualifications

2018-Present: PhD in Physics, University of St Andrews (details here)
2016-2017: MSc Geographical Information Science (GIS), University of Edinburgh
2013-2016: BSc Geography, University of Exeter

Funding Obtained

£7,100 (SIOS Access to Infrastructure): Radar Monitoring of Calving at Hansbreen (RaMoCH)
£2,500 (SAGES Small Grant Scheme): Radar Monitoring of Calving at Hansbreen (RaMoCH)
£700 (St Leonards Postgraduate Mobility Grant): Radar Monitoring of Calving at Hansbreen (RaMoCH)
£2,500 (SAGES Small Grant Scheme): Developing the use of millimetre wave radar for 3D mapping of glaciers
£63,900 (PhD Studentship): The application of millimetre wave radar to the study of the cryosphere.

Employment

2017-2018: Research Assistant, Edinburgh Napier University
2017: Summer School Activity Leader, Wallace College, Edinburgh
2017: English Teacher, Wallace College, Edinburgh
2016-2017: Geography Tutor, Wallace College, Edinburgh
2016: Research Assistant, University of Exeter

Recognition & Awards

Arthur Maitland Prize: For the most outstanding contribution to research in the School of Physics and Astronomy, University of St Andrews.

Field Experience

2019: 1 week field deployment of the AVTIS2 millimetre wave radar at Rhône Glacier, Switzerland.
2019: 1 week fieldwork mapping alpine terrain Using TLS and UAVs (Innsbruck Summer School).
2017-2018: Planning and implementation of marine field surveys using GoPro’s and GPS to measure seagrass coverage in Kenya.
2016: UAV surveys of archaeological sites in Perthshire, Scotland.
2016: Geomorphological and glaciological fieldwork at Svínafellsjökull, Iceland.
2013-2016: Numerous trips to geographical locations in the SW of England, including a Limestone Cave, The Jurassic Coast, Slapton, Saunton Sands.

Teaching Experience

2018-Present: Demonstrate and teach in Physics laboratories at the University of St Andrews.
2020: Associate Lecturer in GIS at Edinburgh Napier University.
2017-2018: Supervision and training of PhD and MSc students in using GIS and Remote Sensing to analyse tropical ecosystems at Edinburgh Napier University.
2017: Teaching English as a foreign language for students from across the world who visited Scotland.
2016-2017: Tutoring Geography at numerous levels, including A Level, GCSE, Scottish Higher and Scottish Standard Grades.

Additional Responsibilities

St Andrews Glaciology Seminar Series Convenor: Organise and lead the Glaciology Seminar Series at the University of St Andrews.
Reviewer for the IPCC AR6 WG1 Second Order Draft: Reviewed 20-30 pages of the upcoming IPCC report as part of a group review organised by APECS.
EarthArXiv Representative: Representative of the EarthArXiv pre-print service and advocate for use of pre-prints in the geosciences.
STEM Ambassador: Participation in outreach events across Scotland.

Profesional Memberships

EGU: European Geosciences Union
AGU: American Geophysical Union
IEEE: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
RGS: Postgraduate Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society
APECS: Association of Polar Early Career Scientists
IACS: International Association of Cryospheric Sciences
BSG: British Society for Geomorphology