Staff Members

Dr Nihan Akyelken

Dr Nihan Akyelken

Researcher, TSU
nihan.akyelken@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 285520

Dr Karen Anderton

Dr Karen Anderton

Researcher, TSU
karen.anderton@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 285177

Professor David Banister

Professor David Banister

Director of the Transport Studies Unit | Professor of Transport Studies, TSU
tsudirector@tsu.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275984

Dr Maan Barua

Dr Maan Barua

Research and Teaching Fellow
maan.barua@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Dr Bradley L Garrett

Dr Bradley L Garrett

Researcher
bradley.garrett@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 285525

Dr Joe Gerlach

Dr Joe Gerlach

Research and Teaching Fellow
joe.gerlach@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275992

Dr Kersty Hobson

Dr Kersty Hobson

Departmental Lecturer and Course Director, MSc in Nature, Society and Environmental Policy
kersty.hobson@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275862

Dr Thomas Jellis

Dr Thomas Jellis

Research and Teaching Fellow
thomas.jellis@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Dr Paul Jepson

Dr Paul Jepson

Course Director, MSc in Biodiversity, Conservation and Management
paul.jepson@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275896

Dr Kärg Kama

Dr Kärg Kama

Research and Teaching Fellow
karg.kama@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Dr Catharina Landström

Dr Catharina Landström

Researcher
catharina.landstrom@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Dr John Langton

Dr John Langton

Emeritus Research Fellow
john.langton@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 277356

Dr Anna Lora-Wainwright

Dr Anna Lora-Wainwright

Associate Professor in the Human Geography of China
anna.lora-wainwright@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275857

Dr Jamie Lorimer

Dr Jamie Lorimer

Associate Professor in Human Geography
jamie.lorimer@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275841

Dr Fiona McConnell

Dr Fiona McConnell

Associate Professor in Human Geography
fiona.mcconnell@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Dr Derek McCormack

Dr Derek McCormack

Associate Professor in Human Geography
derek.mccormack@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275988

Dr Jennie Middleton

Dr Jennie Middleton

Researcher, TSU
jennie.middleton@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275893

 James Palmer

James Palmer

Tutorial Fellow
james.palmer@keble.ox.ac.uk

Dr Richard Powell

Dr Richard Powell

Associate Professor of Human Geography
richard.powell@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 275994

Dr Tim Schwanen

Dr Tim Schwanen

Departmental Research Lecturer and Associate Professor, TSU
tim.schwanen@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 285503

Dr Amanda Snellinger

Dr Amanda Snellinger

Researcher
amanda.snellinger@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Professor Sarah Whatmore

Professor Sarah Whatmore

Head of School and Professor of Environment and Public Policy
sarah.whatmore@ouce.ox.ac.uk | tel: +44 (0)1865 285071 (PA: Jan Burke)

Cluster Co-ordinating Team

Graduate Research Students

We have a number of graduate research students actively involved in current research:

Janet Banfield

Scopings and scrapings: subjectivity in a non-representational geography of artistic practice

Jeremy Brice

Materials, markets, and the making of South Australian wine: uncertainties, vulnerabilities, valuation

Vanessa Burns

Oceanic assemblages: reconceptualising geographies of climate adaptation

Becky Catarelli

Rising seas, surprising storms: temporalities of climate and catastrophe in Vermont, New York and the Florida Keys

Heuishilja Chang

Transferability of the Slow City concept to small shrinking cities in Japan

Lisa Choi

Mobilities and socio-spatialities in the Aerotropolis: Dallas-Fort Worth and New Songdo City

Myung-Ae (Chloe) Choi

Environmentalism of (post) developmental states: the politics, cultures, and geographies of ecotourism in South Korea

Christopher Coghlan

Reconciling food security across scales

Michael Dangerfield

Urban Greenland: a spatial analysis of Nuuk's evolving labour market

Anna Davidson

Mobilizing bodies: difference, power and ecology in urban cycling practices

Sasha Engelmann

Being-in-the-air: atmosphere in art-science projects

Irina Fedorenko

How the Internet and social networks influence the development of Chinese and Russian environmental non-governmental organisations

Carlo Ferri

International partnerships and decision-making processes in e-waste governance: a comparative study of China and France.

Saher Hasnain

The micropolitical ecology of environmental health and organic food in Islamabad

Rory Hill

'Local, loyal and constant'? On the dynamism of terroir in sustainable agriculture

Timothy Hodgetts

Re-thinking connectivity in conservation: a lively bio-geography of three woodland mammals in England and Wales

Anna Hushlak

From virtual space to physical place: mobilising the affordances of communication technologies for biodiversity conservation

Irem Kok

Transparency and corporate governance: a comparative study of shale gas controversies in the US and UK

Toru Kubo

Technology innovation and policy instruments to advance low-carbon transport in developing Asian economies

Alex Littaye

Alternative food networks in the UK and US

Yuge Ma

Comparing energy efficiency in China and India

Lucy Mahoney

Investigating the changes and effects in travel behaviour in response to physical interventions for walking and cycling

Kelsi Nagy

India's sacred and mundane cattle: gods, hybrid-beasts and scavengers

Andre Neves

Evaluating change in travel and carbon following implementation of physical infrastructure for pedestrians and cyclists: a case study of Cardiff Connect2

Emilie Parry

Examining community-based climate change adaptations, environmental stewardship and effective learning corridors across indigenous and local knowledge banks, researchers, NGOs, governance, policy-makers and funding streams

Viresh Patel

Youth strategies and generational change in rural Gujarat, India

Rafael Pereira

Justice issues in transport policies

Brice Perombelon

Geopolitical Arctic(s). Indigenous representations of geo-power: the case of the Sahtu Denes

Matthew Shepherd

Geo-Urban Attunements: Reykjavík, convection, genius loci

Rachael Tily

Space and Practice in the Geosciences

Thomas Turnbull

On the rebound: developing a geographical understanding of Jevons' Paradox

Charlotte von Mangoldt

Student environmentalism in China: new generation, new values?

Liwen Wang

Discontinuous innovation and pathways towards green and sustainable transportation future

Haiyan (Helen) Yu

Sustainable water management for water and food security in a changing world: a comparative study between arid rural communities of China and India

Guanli Zhang

Resistance to industrial pollution in rural China

Zichen Zhang

Impact assessment of different utilization scenarios for Pure Electric Vehicles (PEV) on China's transport system and power grid
Interested in studying with us?

Please see our International Graduate School for more information and how to apply.

Visiting Research Associates

We also host visiting researchers throughout the year and have a number of associated and affiliated non-resident researchers:

Professor Andrew Barry

Visiting Research Associate

Will Bibby

Visiting Research Associate

Dr Justin Bishop

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Max Boykoff

Senior Visiting Research Associate, ECI

Dr Frederic Dobruszkes

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Geoffrey Dudley

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Fiona Ferbrache

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Alfred Gathrone-Hardy

Visiting Research Associate

Dr Mark Graham

Visiting Research Associate

Dr Robin Hickman

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Tim Jones

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Peter Wynn Kirby

Senior Visiting Research Associate

James Macmillen

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Matthew Niblett

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Georgina Santos

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Michael Shackleton

Visiting Research Associate

Dr Jiaoe Wang

Visiting Research Associate, TSU

Dr Dierdre Wilcock

Visiting Research Associate

Dr June Yan

Visiting Research Associate

Interested in becoming a Visiting Research Associate?

Please see our Policy and Criteria for Visiting Research Associate Status for more information.