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Prof Dominic Kniveton

Post:Head of Department (School of Global Studies)
Other posts:Professor of Climate Science & Society (Geography, Sussex Centre for Migration Research)
 Head of Department of Geography (School of Global Studies)
Location:CHICHESTER 1 CI155

Telephone numbers
Internal:7757 or 7238
UK:01273 877757 or 01273 877238
International:+44 1273 877757 or +44 1273 877238

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Dominic has been at the University of Sussex since January 2001. His first lecturing post was at Bristol for a year before spending one semester at the University of Durban-Westville and three years at the University of Leicester, all as a lecturer in Geography.

Further back in the mists of time he started his higher education with a BSc in Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia  followed by a Masters in Meteorology from Reading University and a PhD in satellite rainfall retrievals from University of Bristol. He has also been a researcher on NASA's Mission to Planet Earth's WetNet Project and the EU funded Landslides and Mudflows project.