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School of Geography

Rachel Oldroyd Rachel Oldroyd

Contact details

Room 10.135 Manton
School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

Email:
r.oldroyd

Telephone:
+44 (0) 113 34 33309

Student hours:
Thursday 9 -5pm, Friday 9 -5pm, alternate Wednesdays 9am-5pm

Short CV

Present Positions

  • June 2013 – present. Teaching Fellow, School of Geography, University of Leeds (http://www.geog.leeds.ac.uk/people/r.oldroyd)
  • October 2015 – present. PGR Student, Consumer Data Research Centre, Leeds Institute for Data Analytics, University of Leeds. 
  • December 2015 – present. Educational Outreach Fellow, School of Geography, University of Leeds

Employment History

  • 2014-2015. GISRUK 2015 Organising Committee and Proceedings Editor, University of Leeds
  • 2012-2013. Geomatics Recruitment and Outreach officer. School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences. Newcastle University
  • 2011-2012. Project Assistant and Data Annotator. The Culture Lab, Newcastle University.

Qualifications and Education

  • 2015-     PhD Researcher, Leeds Institute for Data Analytics, University of Leeds
  • 2013-14 University of Leeds Teaching Award, University of Leeds
  • 2011-12 MSc Computer Science, Newcastle University
  • 2008-11 BSc (Hons.) Geographical Information Science, Newcastle University

Societal Roles

  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Science Technology Engineering and Maths Network Ambassador