Senior Scientific Officer, Earth Science, University of Portsmouth

I am a volcanologist at the University of Portsmouth, researching how the products from explosive eruptions behave, and applying laboratory experiments to understand the seismic signals produced around active volcanoes. I also run the rock mechanics testing unit, which provides materials testing services to the geotechnical, exploration and research sectors.

PhD in a volcanic sedimentology
PGCE in secondary science, with experience in 11-18 education
MSci in Geoscience, focussing on sedimentology, basin analysis, and igneous geochemistry.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Scientific Officer, Earth Science, University of Portsmouth

Education

  • 2010 
    Royal Holloway, University of London, PhD, Earth Science