Dr Anna Jones awarded prestigious funds

Dr Anna Jones has been awarded a prestigious Research Fellowship at the Institute of Advance Study at Durham University for spring term 2020. The Institute of Advance Study is a world-leading, ideas-based Institute with research that spans a diversity of disciplines including scientific, political, and policy studies. A total of twenty visiting IAS Fellows join […]

Geography staff attend the Nuffield Celebration Event

Dr Claire Jones had the privilege of attending the Nuffield Celebration Event on the 15th November. The event is to celebrate and showcase the work that Nuffield Research Placement students have done over Summer. Each student is asked to produce a research poster detailing their project and on the day there were over 80 posters. Each poster was […]

Physical Geography Research in Arid Coastal Dune fields

Two researchers from the Geography Department at Edge Hill University, Irene Delgado-Fernandez and Nicholas O’Keeffe, have participated in a series of international experiments in the island of Lanzarote, one of the oldest and eastern-most of the Canary Islands, Spain. The experiments were led by the Universidad de las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC, Spain) and […]

Mapping the Geology and Geomorphology of the European Seas

Professor Cherith Moses, Head of Geography, attended the 4th meeting of EMODnet Geology Lot in Shenglin, Albania (26-28th September). The European Commission’s Integrated Maritime Policy, Marine Knowledge 2020, sets a vision for the accessibility and interoperability of marine data by 2020 via a seamless multi-resolution digital seabed map of European waters covering topography, geology, habitats […]

Biogeomorphological processes in arid dune fields subject to urbanization

Dr. Delgado-Fernandez has recently co-authored a new article on the role played by large-scale urbanizations on the dynamics and evolution of arid dune fields. The paper has been published in Science of the Total Environment and it is the result of a collaboration with the Universities of Gran Canaria (Spain), Flinders (Australia) and Edge Hill. […]