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Academic and Research Staff

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Dr Kathryn Arnold
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 322997


Elaine Azzopardi
Research Associate


David Appleton
Research Technician


Dr Andrew Bate
Research Associate


Dr Bryce Stewart
Tel: 01904 324789

Director of Engagement and Partnerships

Dr Oli Boles
Postdoctoral research associate


Professor Alistair BoxallProfessor
Tel: 01904 324791


Dr Katherine Brookfield
Tel: 01904 324060

Open Day Coordinator
Library Representative
White Rose DTP Contact
Research Group Convenor (PPP) 

Dr Steve Cinderby
Senior Researcher, SEI-Y
Tel:  07552 285 888


Co-leader SEI Transforming Governance research theme


Professor Colin Brown
Tel: 01904 324322

Project Leader - Environmental Science & Management

Dr Laura Chapman
Associate Lecturer

Feedback Champion
Chair of Exeptional Circumstances & Disability Officer

Dr Nicola Carslaw
Tel: 01904 324777

Director of Research

Dr Matthew Cotton
Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor)


Dr Michael Cooper
Research Associate


Research Group Convenor (Physical & Envrionmental Geography) 

Dr Simon Croft
Research Associate, SEI-Y
Tel:  07552 285 896

SEI-Y Staff Representative

Dr Joana Cruz
Research Associate & Teaching Fellow


Dr Aida CunĂ­ Sanchez
Postdoctoral research associate


Annemarieke de Bruin
Research Associate
Tel: 07552 285 897


Ms Fiona Dickson
Lecturer (Assistant Professor)

Programme Leader (Corporate Sustainability & Environmental Management)

Dr Alison Dyke
Community Scientist, SEI-Y
Tel: 07552 285 898


Professor Lisa Emberson
Tel: 01904 322925

ACCE Director
SEI-Y Liaison

Dr Jon Ensor
Senior Research Fellow (Associate Professor)
Tel: 07552 285 906


Professor Ioan Fazey

Director of Strategy

Dr Richard Friend
Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor


Dr Ed Garrett
Researcher & Group Leader


Professor Roland Gehrels 
Professor & Head of Department
Tel: 01904 324376

Head of Department

Dr Adrian Gonzalez
Associate Lecturer
Tel: 01904 325958


Dr Jonathan Green
Senior Researcher, SEI-Y
Tel: 0755 228 5915 


Dr Glenn Havelock
Associate Lecturer and Research Associate


Dr Andreas Heinemeyer
Senior Researcher & Research Group Leader, SEI-Y
Tel: 07552 285902


Fiona Hibbert
Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow


Dr Kevin Hicks
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 07552 285890


Dr Jon Hill
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 324480

Chair Board of Examiners
Chair Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity

Professor Mark Hodson
Tel: 01904 324065

REF Lead

Dr Claire Hughes
Deputy Head of Department & Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 324010

Deputy Head of Department
Director of Teaching & Learning 

Dr Eleanor Jew

Dissertation Coordinator


Dr Delphine Joly
Marie Curie Research Fellow


Dr Jasper Kenter
Reader in Deliberative Ecological Economics
Tel: +44 (0)1904 324058 / (0)781 2560194

Programme Leader (Environmental Economics & Environmental Management)
Impact Lead

Dr Joshua Kirshner
Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor)
Tel: 01904 324277


Dr Johan Kuylenstierna
Reader / Research Leader, SEI-Y
Tel: 07968 580 557


Dr Chris Malley
Research Associate, SEI-Y
Tel: 07578 725 402


Professor Rob Marchant
Tel: 01904 324061

Departmental Seminar Coordinator 

Simone Martino
Environmental Scientist & Resource Economist



Dr Colin McClean
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 322995

Chair Ethics Committee
Academic Misconduct contact

Dr Dave McLaughlin
Associate Lecturer


Dr Andrew R Marshall
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 323146


Dr David Medio
Honorary Visiting Fellow
Tel: 01904 322999


Dr Robert Mills
Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
Tel: 01904 326508

Chair of PGR Studies

Dr Freja Oesterstroem
Research Associate


Dr Bethan O'Leary
Research Associate


Dr Karen Parkhill
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 324694

Programme Leader (Human Geography & Environment)

Dr Rachel Pateman
Researcher, SEI-Y


Dr Phil Platts
Research Fellow

Research Group Convenor (Ecology)
(Conservation in Action)

Dr Suzi Richer
Research Associate


Dr David Rippin
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 324703

Programme Leader (Environmental Geography)

Graham Rush
Associate Lecturer & PhD Student
Tel: 01904 323701


Dr Marco Sakai

Programme Leader (Environment, Economics & Ecology)

Dr Brett Sallach


Careers & Employability coordinator
Programme Leader (Environmental Science)

Dr Katherine Selby
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 324784



Dr David Shaw
Research Associate

Research Group Convenor (Environmental Science)

Dr James Stockdale


Professor Lindsay Stringer


Dr Daryl Stump

Sustainability Officer

Dr Samarthia Thankappan
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 01904 324324

Director for Students

Dr Jessica Thorn
Research Associate
Tel: 01904 324212


Dr Sylvia Toet
Tel: 01904 324018

Chair Board of Studies 

Dr Julia Touza
Tel: 01904 324246

Overseas Study Coordinator 

Dr. Martha Lucia Villamizar Velez



Dr Dean Waters

Head of Admissions
Post-offer Visit Day

Dr Chris West
Senior Research Leader, SEI-Y
Tel: 07552 285913


Dr Sarah West
Centre Director & Senior Research Associate, SEI-Y
Tel: 07965 661181

Director of SEI York

Professor Piran White
Tel: 01904 324062


Dr John Wilkinson
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Tel: 01904 324226