In the spotlight...

Our staff talk about their research and how it fuels their teaching. Discover how they inspire students and enjoy training the next generation of top geoscientists.

Meet David Polya

Every day I share the challenges of research and teaching with a wonderful group of students and staff at Manchester

David Polya is Professor of Environmental Geochemistry.

More of the Team

Kevin Taylor - Kevin is Head of School and Professor of Sedimentary Geoscience

Phil Manning - A palaeontologist, a member of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Ancient Life, and STFC Science in Society Fellow

Stephen Boult - Course Director MSc Pollution and Environmental Control and MSc Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management

David Schultz - Professor of Synoptic Meteorology and 2012/2017 Faculty Best Teacher of the Year

Hugh Coe - Professor of Atmospheric Composition

Jonathan Redfern - Chair of Petroleum Geoscience and former course Director for the Petroleum Geoscience MSc

John Nudds - Senior Lecturer in Palaeontology and Course Director for Geography and Geology BSc undergraduate degrees (3-year and 4-year)

Katherine Morris - BNFL Research Chair in Geological Disposal and is based in our new Research Centre for Radwaste and Decommissioning

Ann Webb - Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Education

Kate Brodie - Senior Lecturer in Geology and former director of our undergraduate Earth Science courses

David Polya - Professor of Environmental Geochemistry

Ian Lyon - Professor of Cosmochemistry and Director for postgraduate research programmes

Katherine Joy - Early Career Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Isotope, Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry research group

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