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School of Geography

Paul  Kay Dr Paul Kay

Contact details

Room Garstang 10.35
School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK


+44 (0) 113 34 33328

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Short CV

Present Position

  • Associate Professor
  • Course Leader for MSc Environmental Water Consultancy and River Basin Dynamics and Management with GIS

Previous Posts

  • 2010-2012: Lecturer, Department of Geography, University of Leeds 
  • 2005-2010: Yorkshire Water Research Fellow, Department of Geography, University of Leeds
  • 2004-2005: Senior Hydrologist, ADAS UK Ltd, Catchment Management Group, Gleadthorpe Research Centre.
  • 2003-2004: Departmental Research Officer, Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London
  • 2000-2003: Research Scientist, Cranfield Centre for EcoChemistry, Cranfield University.
  • 1999-2000: Research Scientist, Soil Survey and Land Research Centre, Cranfield University.

Qualifications & Education

  • 2010: Member of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (MCIWEM).
  • 2010: Chartered Scientist (CSci).
  • 2010: Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv).
  • 2004: PhD in hydrology/water quality, Cranfield University.
    'Fate of veterinary antibiotics in macroporous tile drained clay soils'.
    Funded by the European Commission.
  • 1998: MSc Integrated Water Planning, Middlesex University.
  • 1997: BSc (Hons) Geography (2.1), University of Northumbria.

Membership of Learned Societies

  • Member of the British Hydrological Society