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Barrow, Dr. Chris  
 University Prof. Editor Land Degraadtion & Development
 Reader

Geography Dept.
Swansea University
SWANSEA
SA2 8PP UK
SA2 8PP Swansea SA2 8PP UK
United Kingdom

Phone: +44(0)1792 205678 ex 4362
 c.j.barrow@swansea.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Land Degradation Environmental damage in tropical highlands (Malaysia) Amazonian Brazil environmental damage. EIA and social impact assessment.  

Regional Expertise:
Malaysia Amazonia Falkland Is. Atlas Mtns Morocco. 


Bryant, Dr. Robert  
 Reader (Associate Professor) in Dryland Proceses
 Geomprphologist, Earth Observation Scientist

Department of Geography
Sheffield Centre for Internaltional Drylands Research
University of Sheffield
Winter Street 
S10 2TN Sheffield
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 114 2227966
Fax: Fax: +44 114 279 7912
 r.g.bryant@sheffield.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Earth Observation data collection and processing, Field Spectroradiometry, Ephemeral Lake Hydrology and Geochemistry, Aeolian Processes, Mineral Aerosol Emissions and Transport from Drylands.  

Regional Expertise:
Fieldwork undertaken in the USA, Northern Africa (particularly Tunisia), Southern Africa (Botswana, Zambia, SA) and parts of the Mediterranean. 


Dougill, Dr. Andrew  
 Academic
 Head of School

School of Earth and Environment
University of Leeds
LS2 9JT Leeds
United Kingdom

Phone: 0113 343 6782
 a.j.dougill@leeds.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Soil degradation assessment. Participatory rangeland degradation assessment. Soil biogeochemical cycles. Community-based natural resource management.  

Regional Expertise:
Southern Africa, including Kalahari rangelands, mixed farming systems from South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Malawi.  


Garcia, Dr. Raquel  
 Research
 / Research fellow

University of Reading, UK
Reading
United Kingdom

Phone: +447536408668
 r.garciagonzalez@reading.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Mediterranean ecosystems, modelling, carbon and water fluxes, climate change, drought 

Regional Expertise:
Mediterranean Ecosystems 


Geeson, Dr. Nichola  
 Researcher (freelance)

Osservatorio MEDES
Nightingale House, 131 Kings Acre Road 
HR4 0SP Hereford
United Kingdom



Thematic Expertise:
Dissemination of information on desertification and land degradation 

Grainger, Dr. Alan  
 University lecturer

School of Geography
University of Leeds
LS2 9JT Leeds
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 113 343 3335
Fax: +44 113 343 3308
 a.grainger@leeds.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Desertification 

Regional Expertise:
Africa, Asia 


Hooke, Prof. Janet  
 University Professor

Department of Geography
University of Liverpool
Roxby Building
Chatham Street 
L69 7ZT Liverpool
United Kingdom

Phone: ++ 44 151 794 2873
Fax: ++ 44 151 794 2866
 janet.hooke@liv.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Coordinator of EU RECONDES project, use of vegetation to combat desertification, soil erosion, channel erosion, sediment budgets, connectivity of sediment and water, flood impacts, vegetation and process interactions, integrated catchment management. 

Regional Expertise:
Mediterranean 


Kotzen, Dr. Benz  
 Senior Lecturer
 Researcher and Consultant Landscape Architect

School of Architecture and Construction
University of Greenwich
Avery Hill Campus
Mansion site
Avery Hill Road, Eltham 
SE9 2UG SE9 2UG London
United Kingdom

Phone: 02083744015
 b.kotzen@gre.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Desert plants, desert restoration, sustainable desert landscape architecture, micro-landscape management, dew, aquaponics 

Regional Expertise:
Middle East and Israel 


Kratli, Dr. Saverio  
 Freelance researcher specializing in pastoralism

Commission on Nomadic Peoples
Queen Elizabeth House
University of Oxford
Oxford
United Kingdom


 Website

Thematic Expertise:
I am specializing in the interface between pastoral producers, science and development, especially mobile pastoralism and its strategies of animal production and breeding, as well as related challenges for the provision of key services (e.g. education). 

Regional Expertise:
My main fieldwork experience has been in Niger (WoDaaBe and Tuareg), Kenya (Turkana, Boran, Gabra), and Uganda (Karimojong, Jie, Pokot, Tepes, Basongora). Some experience also in Mongolia. 


Middleton, Dr. Nick  
 University lecturer

School of Geography
Oxford University Centre for the Environment
South Parks Road 
OX1 3QY Oxford
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 1865 285186
 nicholas.middleton@ouce.ox.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Dryland livelihoods, sustainable land management, dryland geomorphology 

Regional Expertise:
Africa and Asia 


Mol, Lisa  
 Geomorphologist
 Doctoral Researcher

School of Geography and the Environment
Oxford University
South Parks Road 
OX1 3QY Oxford
United Kingdom

 lisa.mol@ouce.ox.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
desertsrock weatheringrock art conservationsandstoneElectric Resistivity Tomography 

Regional Expertise:
Golden Gate Highlands National ParkSouth Africa 


Mortimore, Prof. Michael  
 Consultant

Dryland Research
Cutters Cottage
Glovers Close
Milborne Port
DT9 5ER Shereborne
United Kingdom

Phone: ++44 (0) 1963 250 198
 mike@mikemortimore.co.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Dryland management by smallholders 

Regional Expertise:
Africa Sub-Sahara 


Muñoz-Rojas, Dr. José  
 Physical & Environmental Geographer
 Spatial & Land Use Planner

Macaulay Land Use Research Institute
Integrated Land Use Research Systems
Spatial & Land Use Planning Unit
Graigiebuckler
Macaulay Lane 
AB15 8QL Aberdeen
United Kingdom

Phone: 00441224395000
Cellphone: 00447554764627
 j.munoz-rojas@macaulay.ac.uk
 Skype: Jose.MunozRojas 
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Modelling rural landscape dynamics using socio-environmental complex approaches, & including soil erosion & desertification. 

Regional Expertise:
Rural isolated and inner Landscapes, including the Western Iberian Peninsula, Scotland & Northern England. 


Parsons, Prof. Anthony  
 Geomorphologist

University of Sheffield
Department of Geography
Shefiield Centre for International Drylands Research
Winter Street 
S10 2TN Sheffield
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 114 222 7952
Fax: +44 114 279 7912
 a.j.parsons@sheffield.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
geomorphology, ecohydrology 

Regional Expertise:
Southwest USA, South Africa 


Reed, Dr. Mark  
 Senior Lecturer (Geosciences) and Deputy Director of ACES
 Research and teaching

Aberdeen Centre for Environmental Sustainability (ACES) and Centre for Planning and Environmental Management
School of Geosciences, University of Aberdeen
St Mary’s 
AB24 3UF Aberdeen
United Kingdom

 m.reed@abdn.ac.uk
 Skype: lecmsr 
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Stakeholder participation in environmental management, focussing on land degradation and restoration in drylands and uplands 

Sternberg, Dr. Troy  
 Researcher

School of Geography
Oxford University
South Parks Road 
OX1 3QY Oxford
United Kingdom

Phone: 44 1865 285070
Cellphone: 44 7942 305175
 troy.sternberg@geog.ox.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Natural hazards, environment, pastoralism 

Regional Expertise:
Gobi Desert 


Stringer, Dr Lindsay C.  
 Lecturer in Environmental Social Sciences

Sustainability Research Institute
School of Earth and Environment
University of Leeds
LS2 9JT Leeds
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 113 3437530
Fax: +44 (0) 113 3436716
 l.stringer@see.leeds.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Participatory land degradation assessment, dryland livelihoods, sustainable land management.  

Regional Expertise:
Southern Africa, Central Asia, Central and Eastern Europe 


Symeonakis, Dr. Elias  
 Senior Lecturer in GIS & the Environment

School of Science & the Environment
Manchester Metropolitan University
John Dalton Building E410a, Chester Street 
Manchester M1 5GD
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 161 247 1587
 e.symeonakis@mmu.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Land degradation & Desertification monitoring with indicators, Soil erosion modelling, Land use change mapping and modelling, Remote Sensing & GIS 

Regional Expertise:
Sub-Saharan Africa, Mediterranean 


Tarnavsky, Elena  

University of Reading
Meteorology Department
Earley Gate
Reading RG6 6BB
PO Box 243 
Reading
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 118 378 6020
 e.tarnavsky@reading.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Remote Sensing, Rainfall, Geostatistics, Stochastic Weather Generators, Hydrological Modelling, Arid Region Hydroclimatology 

Regional Expertise:
Africa, North Africa & Mediterranean Europe, dryland regions 


Thomas, Dr. Andrew  

Aberystwyth University
Old College
Ceredigion
King Street 
SY23 2AX Aberystwyth
United Kingdom

 ant23@aber.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
Soil degradation. Biological soil crusts. Soil carbon and respiration. Soil erosion and nutrient loss. Soil and vegetation interactions. Soils and climatic change. 

Regional Expertise:
Kalahari of Botswana and South Africa. 


Turnbull, Dr. Laura  
 Research Fellow
 Research

Durham University
Durham
United Kingdom

 laura.turnbull@durham.ac.uk

Thematic Expertise:
- Ecohydrology/ecogeomorpholohy in drylands. Particular focus on the role of ecogeomorphic feedbacks on ecosystem state change in drylands. - Biogeochemsitry in drylands - Modelling land degrdation 

Regional Expertise:
Land degradation and ecosystem state change in Southwestern USA - New Mexico, Arizona, Utah 


Twyman, Dr. Chasca  
 Senior Lecturer

Department of Geography
University of Sheffield
Winter Street
S10 2TN Sheffield
United Kingdom

 c.twyman@shef.ac.uk
 Website

Thematic Expertise:
Human dimensions of global envirnmental change, resource management, community-development, poverty, policy, interdiciplinary methodologies. 

Regional Expertise:
Southern Africa inc. Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Mozambique 



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