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School of Geography

Sheila Palmer Dr Sheila Palmer

Contact details

Room Garstang 10.33
School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK


+44 (0) 113 34 37991

Student hours:
Open door or email for an appointment.

Short CV

Present Position

  • Lecturer in Soil Biogeochemistry
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies

Previous Posts

  • 2008-2012 Deputy Head of School, School of Geography
  • 2004-2005 Post-doctoral Research Associate, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, North Carolina
  • 1997-1998 Post-graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Plant & Soil Science,
  • University of Aberdeen

Qualifications & Education:

  • 2003 PhD 'Spatial and temporal patterns in the biogeochemistry of aluminum at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, New Hampshire', Syracuse University, New York
  • 1998 MSc Soil Science (by research) 'The interaction of lead and phosphorus in lead-tolerant and non-tolerant cultivars of Festuca rubra', University of Aberdeen
  • 1995 BSc (Joint Hons) Plant & Soil Science, University of Aberdeen

Membership of Learned Societies