Staff Profiles: Dr. Robert Berry

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Staff Profile: Dr. Robert Berry
Research Fellow

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Dr. Robert Berry

Research Fellow

Environmental Sciences

Geodata scientist specialising in the application of geographical information systems (GIS) in environmental and rural research.

Biography

I am a geodata scientist specialising in the application of geographical information systems (GIS) in environmental and rural research. My research interests include the use of 3D landscape visualisation and participatory GIS in collaborative environmental management, quantitative spatial data modelling using open source software and programming tools, and mixed-methods GIS.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
PhD Geographical Information Systems University of South Wales 2009
MSc Geographical Information Systems (Distinction) University of South Wales 2004
BSc (Hons) Geography University of Leicester 1996

Membership of professional bodies

Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society with Institute of British Geographers since 2004.

Teaching and research

Teaching

I have 15 years’ experience in teaching GIS to undergraduate and postgraduate students from a wide range of subject backgrounds such as geography, biology, ecology, criminology, landscape architecture, urban planning and social science.

Current teaching duties at the University of Gloucestershire include:

- Module Tutor - NS7906 Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing (postgraduate)

- Module Tutor - NS6306 Advanced Geographical Information Systems (3rd year undergraduate)

- Assistant Tutor – NS5307 Geographical Information Systems (2nd year undergraduate)

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

My research interests include the use of 3D landscape visualisation and participatory GIS in collaborative environmental management, quantitative spatial data modelling using open source software and programming tools, and mixed-methods GIS.

Publications

More publications from Dr. Robert Berry can be found in the Research Repository.

Completed Supervisions