Group members

Dr Ian Bailey Lecturer in Geology (Camborne School of Mines)
Jon Baker PhD student
Sarah Baker ERC Research Fellow (ECOFLAM)
Professor Claire Belcher Professor of Earth System Science (Fire and the Earth System)
Professor Richard Betts Chair in Climate Impacts
Dr Chris Boulton Associate Research Fellow
Mike Boniface Research Technician
Dr Jo Browse Lecturer in Physical Geography (Penryn)
Joshua Buxton PhD student
Tristan Cann PhD student
Dr James Clark Ecological Modeller, Plymouth Marine Laboratory. Honorary University Fellow.
Aimee Coggins PhD student (Royal Society)
Dr Stuart Daines Research Fellow Earth System Science
Dr Rebecca Dewhirst ERC Research Fellow (ECOFLAM)
Dr Freya Garry Associate Research Fellow
Dr Paul Halloran Senior Lecturer
Alissa Haward Project Manager (HELIX)
Professor Stephen Hesselbo Professor of Geology (Camborne School of Mines)
Genevieve Hinde PhD student
Teuntje Hollaar PhD student (Wildfire Lab)
Sarah Holmes PhD student
Xiaomin Huang Visiting Associate (PhD)
Jack Hughes Research Assistant
Dr Yu Jiang Visiting Associate
Dr Elena Kozlova Research Fellow
Professor Tim Lenton Chair in Climate Change/Earth System Science
Kirsty Lewis PhD student (Climate change and security; a case study for East Africa)
Dr Kate Littler Lecturer (Education and Research) in Geology (Camborne School of Mines)
Dr Emma Littleton Associate Research Fellow
Dr Ania Losiak Associate Research Fellow
Dr Elisa Lovecchio Research Fellow
Jen McWhorter PhD student
Dr Neill Mackay Research Fellow
Dr Marie-Jose Messias Senior Lecturer
Gary Murphy Research Assistant
Stacey New PhD student (Effect of fire on Amazon carbon cycling and forest structure)
Anne Nicholls Group Administrator
Arwen Nicholson PhD student
Rob Owen MbyRes student
Maria Pearce Adminstrator (HELIX project)
Robyn Pointer PhD student (Camborne School of Mines)
Dr Thomas Powell Associate Research Fellow
Dr Paul Ritchie Associate Research Fellow
Andrea Rochner PhD student
Dr Ute Schuster Senior Lecturer
Professor James Scourse Professor of Physical Geography
Ed Sears‌‌ Honorary Associate Research Fellow (Evidence base for permaculture)
Dr Katy Sheen Lecturer in Physical Geography (Penryn)
Dr Jamie Shutler Senior Lecturer in Ocean Science (Penryn)
Michelle Spruce PhD student
Richard Sims PhD student
Witek Tatkiewicz Research Assistant
Jessica Thorn Project Administrator
Tobia Tudino PhD student
Dr Dunia Urrego Lecturer in Physical Geography
Dr Kees Jan Van Groenigen Senior Lecturer in Climate and Environmental Science
Rayanne Vitali PhD student
Nicholas Walding PhD student
Professor Andrew Watson Royal Society Research Professor
Dr Hywel Williams Senior Lecturer in Data Science
Dr Mark Williamson Associate Research Fellow
Justin Worsey Experimental Officer

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Earth System Science Group
College of Life and Environmental Sciences
University of Exeter
Level 7 Laver Building
North Park Road
Exeter EX4 4QE

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