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School of Geography

Adrian McDonald Prof Adrian McDonald

Contact details


School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

Email:
a.t.mcdonald

Telephone:
+44 (0) 113 34 33344

Short CV

Present Position

  • Professor of Environmental Management

Previous Posts

  • 2001 Chair, Industrial and Academic Advisory Committee, ICCRM
  • 2000 Board, Deputy Director, Centre for Water Policy and Development
  • 1999 Board of the Centre for Environmental Management
  • 1997 Dean of Research
  • 1994 Director of Research
  • 1992 Yorkshire Water Chair in Environmental Management
  • 1992- Professor of Environmental Management, School of Geography, University of Leeds
  • 1991 Director, Leeds Environment Centre
  • 1989 Chairman, School of Geography, University of Leeds
  • 1984 Senior Lecturer in Geography, University of Leeds
  • 1983 Associate Professor, University of Guelph, Canada
  • 1978 Regional Scientific Advisory Committee for Environmental Health
  • 1972 Lecturer in Resource Management, University of Leeds

Qualifications & Education

  • 1974 PhD 'Studies of the physical and economical effects of flooding in an agricultural area' University of Edinburgh
  • 1969 BSc Hons First Class, 'Ecological science' University of Edinburgh

Membership of Learned Societies

  • 1985- BACS

Other Details

Other Posts

  • 2002 Chair, Gallery Development Committee, Eureka!, Halifax
  • 2002 Chair, WREN Landfill Tax Allocation Panel
  • 2002 Core Member, Regional Energy Forum
  • 2000 Chairman, River Ouse Project Board
  • 2000 External Examiner, Coventry University
  • 1999 Director, WREN
  • 1998 Director, Global Environmental Community Trust (ended 1999)
  • 1998 Director, CREH Analytical Ltd
  • 1998 Director, CREH
  • 1997 Director, Yorkshire Environmental Community Trust (ended 1998)
  • 1996 External Examiner, Bath University
  • 1995 External Examiner, Stirling University and St David's University College
  • 1995 External Moderator, University College Scarborough
  • 1995 Cabinet Office Advisor
  • 1994 HEFCE and HEFCW Quality Assessor
  • 1994 External Examiner, Birkbeck College, London University
  • 1993 Director, Leeds Environmental Business Forum
  • 1993 Chair of Chief Examiners, University of London Examinations and Assessment Council
  • 1992 Executive Board, Regional Research Observatory
  • 1988 Chief 'AS' level Examiner, University of London Schools Examination Board
  • 1988 External Examiner Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economy, East of Scotland College of Agriculture and Edinburgh University
  • 1987 Chief Moderator, College of Trinity and All Saints, Leeds
  • 1986 External Examiner, University of Edinburgh
  • 1985 Chief 'A' level Examiner, University of London Schools Examination Board