CV

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

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

Funding Obtained

  • SAGES Small Grant Scheme (£2,500): Developing the use of millimetre wave radar for 3D mapping of glaciers

Field Experience

  • 2019: 1 week field deployment of the AVTIS millimetre wave radar at Rhone Glacier, Switzerland
  • 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
  • 2013-2015: Numerous trips to geographical locations in the SW of England, including a Limestone Cave, The Jurassic Coast, Slapton, Saunton Sands etc.

Teaching Experience

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

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Coordinator of University of St Andrews Glaciology Seminar Series
  • Manager of the University of St Andrews Millimetre Wave and EPR group website

Professional memberships:

  • IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  • BSG (British Society for Geomorphology)
  • EGU (European Geosciences Union)
  • AGU (American Geophysical Union)
  • APECS (Association of Polar Early Career Scientists)
  • IACS (International Association of Cryospheric Sciences)