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School of Geography

Karen Bacon Dr Karen Bacon

Contact details

Room 10.30 Garstang
School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

Email:
K.Bacon

Telephone:
+44 (0) 113 34 33371

Student hours:
Please email for an appointment

Short CV

2013 - present: Lecturer in Ecology and Global Change

2012 – 2013: Science Foundation Ireland Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Biology & Environmental Science, University College Dublin, Ireland

2011 – 2013: Guest Lecturer in Palaeobotany and Palaeoecology, Botany & Plant Sciences, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

2010 – 2011: Temporary Lecturer in Physical Geography, Department of Geography, King’s College, London, United Kingdom

2007 – 2011: Postgraduate Research Fellow, School of Biology & Environmental Science, University College Dublin, Ireland

2006 – 2007: Scientific writer, H.W. Wilson, Dublin, Ireland

Membership of Learned Societies

Fellow of the Linnean Society

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Palaeontological Association

European Planet Science Organisation

Geological Society of America

Qualifcations & Education

2012: PhD, University College Dublin. Title of thesis: Tracking and interpreting leaf physiognomy and stable carbon isotopic composition across the Triassic–Jurassic boundary.

2005: First Class Honours Degree in Botany, University College Dublin

2003: General Degree in Geology, University College Dublin