Our People

Senior Programme Leaders

Professor Jim HallProfessor Jim HallDirector of the ECI
Professor of Climate & Environmental Risks
Leader, Water Research Programme
Professor Myles AllenProfessor Myles AllenLeader, Climate Research Programme
Professor of Geosystem Science
Professor Nick EyreProfessor Nick EyreLeader, Energy Research Programme
Jackson Senior Research Fellow and Professor of Energy and Climate Policy
Dr John IngramDr John IngramLeader, Food Research Programme
Associate Professor and Food Systems Programme Leader
Professor Yadvinder MalhiProfessor Yadvinder MalhiLeader, Ecosystems Research Programme
Professor of Ecosystem Science
Dr Tom ThorntonDr Tom ThorntonDirector of the MSc/MPhil in Environmental Change and Management
Senior Research Fellow and Associate Professor

Departmental Research Lecturers

Dr Linus MattauchDr Linus MattauchDepartmental Research Lecturer in the Economics of Environmental Change
Dr Imma OliverasDr Imma OliverasDepartmental Research Lecturer in Ecosystems Science and Deputy Programme Leader on Ecosystems

Climate Research Programme

Professor Myles AllenProfessor Myles AllenLeader, Climate Research Programme
Professor of Geosystem Science
 Clare Downing Clare DowningClimate Adaptation Science Officer (UKCIP)
 Stephanie Ferguson Stephanie FergusonKnowledge Exchange Officer (UKCIP)
Professor Jim HallProfessor Jim HallDirector of the ECI | Professor of Climate and Environmental Risks
Dr Victoria HaymanDr Victoria HaymanKnowledge Exchange and Co-ordination Officer (UKCIP)
Dr Rachel JamesDr Rachel JamesECI Research Fellow: Climate Modelling for Climate Services
 Kay Jenkinson Kay JenkinsonCommunications Officer
Dr Yuge MaDr Yuge MaPostdoctoral Research Assistant
Dr Richard MillarDr Richard MillarPostdoctoral Research Assistant
Professor Benito MüllerProfessor Benito MüllerConvener International Climate Policy Research, ECI
 Sally Mullard Sally MullardUKCIP Administrative Assistant
Dr Friederike OttoDr Friederike OttoSenior Researcher and Scientific Coordinator, climateprediction.net
 Patrick Pringle Patrick PringleDirector (UKCIP)
 Anne Ryan Anne RyanAdministrative Assistant, LCF and Climate Research Lab
 Phil Sivell Phil SivellARCC Network Science Officer
 Roger Street Roger StreetSenior Research Fellow (UKCIP)
 Briony Turner Briony TurnerKnowledge Exchange Manager (UKCIP)
 Peter Uhe Peter UheResearcher
Dr Pete WaltonDr Pete WaltonKnowledge Exchange Research Fellow
 Tanya Wilkins Tanya WilkinsScience Communications and Knowledge Transfer Manager, UKCIP

Ecosystems Research Programme

Dr Liana AndersonDr Liana AndersonPost Doctoral Research Associate in Land Cover Dynamics and Carbon Emissions
 Jane Applegarth Jane ApplegarthAdministrative / Project Assistant to the Ecosystems Programme
Dr Lisa Patrick BentleyDr Lisa Patrick BentleyPost Doctoral Researcher and Wolfson College Research Fellow
Dr Pam BerryDr Pam BerryCollege Lecturer and Researcher
 Finella Blair Finella BlairData Manager for NERC Human Modified Tropical Forests Programme
Dr Benjamin BlonderDr Benjamin BlonderNERC Independent Research Fellow
Dr Sallie BurroughDr Sallie BurroughTrapnell Research Fellow in African Environments
Dr Robert DunfordDr Robert DunfordSenior Research Fellow
Dr Nikolaos FyllasDr Nikolaos FyllasPost Doctoral Researcher in Forest Dynamics/Modelling
Dr Cécile GirardinDr Cécile GirardinPost Doctoral Researcher and James Martin Fellow
Dr Mark HironsDr Mark HironsPost Doctoral Researcher
 Miguel Jodra Miguel JodraLaboratory Technician
Dr Sen LiDr Sen LiResearcher
Professor Yadvinder MalhiProfessor Yadvinder MalhiLeader, Ecosystems Research Programme
Professor of Ecosystem Science
Dr Constance McDermottDr Constance McDermottSenior Fellow in Forest Governance and Leader of Ecosystems Governance Group
Dr Sam MooreDr Sam MoorePost Doctoral Research Assistant in Tropical Carbon Dynamics
Dr Alexandra MorelDr Alexandra MorelPost Doctoral Researcher
Dr Imma OliverasDr Imma OliverasDepartmental Research Lecturer in Ecosystems Science and Deputy Programme Leader on Ecosystems
 Emily Read Emily ReadProject Assistant to the Ecosystems Programme, ECI
Dr Terhi RiuttaDr Terhi RiuttaPost Doctoral Researcher in Ecosystems
Dr Norma Salinas RevillaDr Norma Salinas RevillaPost Doctoral Research Assistant in Tropical Carbon Dynamics
Dr Alexander ShenkinDr Alexander ShenkinPost Doctoral Researcher
 Alison Smith Alison SmithResearcher
Dr Tom ThorntonDr Tom ThorntonDirector of the MSc/MPhil in Environmental Change and Management
Senior Research Fellow and Associate Professor
Dr Jianjun YuDr Jianjun YuResearcher

Energy Research Programme

Dr Brenda BoardmanDr Brenda BoardmanEmeritus Research Fellow
Dr Christian BrandDr Christian BrandSenior Research Fellow and Associate Professor
Dr Sarah DarbyDr Sarah DarbySenior Researcher and Deputy Leader, ECI Energy Programme
 Marina Diakonova Marina DiakonovaData Scientist In Energy Research
Professor Nick EyreProfessor Nick EyreLeader, Energy Research Programme
Jackson Senior Research Fellow and Professor of Energy and Climate Policy
Dr Tina FawcettDr Tina FawcettSenior Researcher
Dr Rebecca FordDr Rebecca FordResearcher and Programme Manager, The Oxford Martin Programme on Integrating Renewable Energy
Dr Sarah HigginsonDr Sarah HigginsonResearcher-RealValue
Dr Kathryn JandaDr Kathryn JandaSenior Researcher
Dr Gavin KillipDr Gavin KillipResearcher
Dr Russell LayberryDr Russell LayberrySenior Researcher
Professor Sir Chris Llewellyn SmithProfessor Sir Chris Llewellyn SmithDirector of Energy Research, University of Oxford
Dr Eoghan McKennaDr Eoghan McKennaResearcher, Lower Carbon Futures
 Stefanie Reiss Stefanie ReissResearcher in the RealValue Project
 Anne Ryan Anne RyanAdministrative Assistant, LCF and Climate Research Lab
 Freya Stanley-Price Freya Stanley-PriceEnergy Network Coordinator

Food Research Programme

 Rosina Borrelli Rosina BorrelliIFSTAL Workplace Liaison Officer
 Milja Fenger Milja FengerFCRN Research and Communications Officer
Dr Tara GarnettDr Tara GarnettFood Climate Research Network Leader
Dr Ariella HelfgottDr Ariella HelfgottSenior Researcher, TRANSMANGO
Dr John IngramDr John IngramLeader, Food Research Programme
Associate Professor and Food Systems Programme Leader
 Samuel Lee-Gammage Samuel Lee-GammageFCRN Research and Communications Officer
Dr Steven LordDr Steven LordResearcher, TRANSMANGO
 Maliha Muzammil Maliha MuzammilResearcher, CCAFS
 Rathana Peou Rathana PeouResearcher, CCAFS
 Marie Persson Marie PerssonFCRN Communications and Network Development Officer
Dr Lucas RuttingDr Lucas RuttingResearcher, CCAFS
 Roger Sykes Roger SykesFood Systems Programme Manager
Dr Joost VervoortDr Joost VervoortSenior Researcher, TRANSMANGO and SUSFANS
Dr Rebecca WhiteDr Rebecca WhiteIFSTAL Education Coordinator
Dr Monika ZurekDr Monika ZurekSenior Researcher, SUSFANS

Water Research Programme

Dr Helen GavinDr Helen GavinProject Manager: MARIUS project
Professor Jim HallProfessor Jim HallDirector of the ECI | Professor of Climate and Environmental Risks
 Mike Simpson Mike SimpsonResearcher
 Alastair Strickland Alastair StricklandOxford Water Network Coordinator

Cross-Cutting Initiatives

Professor John BoardmanProfessor John BoardmanEmeritus Professor
Professor Jim HallProfessor Jim HallDirector of the ECI | Professor of Climate and Environmental Risks
Dr Matt IvesDr Matt IvesSystems Modeller
 Miriam Mendes Miriam MendesITRC Programme Manager
Dr Raghav PantDr Raghav PantResearcher
Dr Scott ThackerDr Scott ThackerInfrastructure Network Analyst
Dr William UsherDr William UsherInfrastructure Systems Modeller

Management, Technical and Administrative Support Staff

 Simon Abele Simon AbeleResearch Officer (Spatial Data Analysis)
 Jane Applegarth Jane ApplegarthAdministrative / Project Assistant to the Ecosystems Programme
 Joan Arthur Joan ArthurECI Office Co-ordinator
Dr Christine Baro-HoneDr Christine Baro-HoneAlumni Relations Officer (on maternity leave)
 Alice Chautard Alice ChautardEvents and Engagement Officer
 Ian Curtis Ian CurtisDevelopment Officer
 Stephanie Ferguson Stephanie FergusonKnowledge Exchange Officer (UKCIP)
 Saher Hasnain Saher HasnainAlumni Relations Officer (maternity cover)
 Richard Holden Richard HoldenHead of Administration and Finance
 Miguel Jodra Miguel JodraLaboratory Technician
 Sue King Sue KingPA to the Director of ECI and the Director of Energy Research
 Miriam Mendes Miriam MendesITRC Programme Manager
 Helen Morley Helen MorleyInformation and Communications Officer (maternity cover)
 Sally Mullard Sally MullardUKCIP Administrative Assistant
Dr Faith OpioDr Faith OpioMSc Coordinator (ECM and WSPM)
 Emily Read Emily ReadProject Assistant to the Ecosystems Programme, ECI
 Anne Ryan Anne RyanAdministrative Assistant, LCF and Climate Research Lab
 Deborah Strickland Deborah StricklandInformation and Communications Officer (on maternity leave)