Professor of Geoenergy, Carbon Capture and Storage, Durham University

Jon Gluyas is a geologist who began work in the oil industry after completing a PhD. In 2009 he joined Durham University as Professor in Geoenergy, Carbon Capture and Storage. His research interests are in oil, gas, geothermal energy and making better use of non-renewable resources such as helium.


  • 2009–2016
    Professor of Geoenergy & CCS, Durham University
  • 2005–2009
    Head of Business Development, Fairfield Energy
  • 2001–2005
    Geoscience Director, Acorn Oil & Gas