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School of Geography

Joseph Holden Prof Joseph Holden

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Room 10.142
School of Geography
University of Leeds
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK


+44 (0) 113 34 33317

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Research overview

I am Pro-Dean for Research for the Faculty of Environment and Director of water@leeds. I am also Chair in Physical Geography.

In my research I seek to understand the processes associated with the hydrology and carbon dynamics of peatlands under environmental change. I also seek to understand how land management, including agriculture, impacts flowpaths through soils and into watercourses. I currently have £6 million of active grants on which I am a named investigator. I also edit and write for several major textbooks.



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