Senior Lecturer in Environmental Science, Urban Water Technology Centre, Abertay University

My background is in physical geography, the study of landscape forms and processes, and how people interact with them. After completing a PhD at the University of Dundee I worked in the USA at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Since 2002, I have been based in the Urban Water Technology Centre in the School of Science, Engineering and Technology at the University of Abertay.

Research interests:

Urban Environments: urban water and greenspace management; built/natural environment interactions; urban sustainability

Urban Ecosystem Services: goods and services provided by the environment which are particularly relevant in urban areas; muliple benefits.

Water: sustainable water management; SUDS; surface water managment

Rivers/Hydromorphology: river restoration, catchment science, natural flood management

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer, Environmental Engineering, University of Abertay Dundee