Staff Profiles: Dr. Louise Best

Dr. Louise Best

Staff Profile: Dr. Louise Best
Lecturer in Physical Geography

Dr. Louise Best

Dr. Louise Best

Lecturer in Physical Geography

Environmental Sciences

Louise is a physical geographer interested in reconstructing environmental change, with particular expertise in coasts and sea-level change.

Biography

Louise is a physical geographer interested in reconstructing environmental change, with particular expertise in coasts and sea-level change. Her recent research is focussed on relative sea-level changes in western Scotland since the last glaciation, using fieldwork and laboratory analysis to provide new constraints of environmental and relative sea-level change.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
PhD Environmental Geography University of York 2016
MSc Geography University of Durham 2012
BSc (Hons) Geography University of Durham 2011

Membership of professional bodies

Quaternary Research Association (QRA)

Teaching and research

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate