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Simon Rycroft
Senior Lecturer in Human Geography (Geography)
T: +44 (0)1273 873530 or +44 (0)1273 877238


This year I will be teaching the following modules:

First Year:

Practising Human Geography

Second Year:

Methods and Approaches in Human Geography

Final Year:

Landscape, Nature and Representation

Postgraduate Supervisions:


  • Jacken Waters: The City in Crisis: Hackney as a Terrain of Spatialised Conflict (with Dimitris Dalakoglou)
  • John Walker: Placing the Social and Cultural Capital of Brighton’s Deaf Community


  • Mary Beth KitzelChasing Ancestors: Searching for roots of American Sign Language in Kent 2014
  • Roger Jenness: Landscape and the Geographical Imagination of J.B. Priestley, 1913 -1930 2013
  • Maria Da CostaCities in Motion: Towards an Understanding of the Cinematic City 2000 funded by the Brazilian Government
  • Richard Hornsey: Male Same-Sex Desire and Everyday Life in Post-War London 2003. Funded by AHRB.
  • Will Pilfold: Sir L. Dudley Stamp (1898-1966), Geographer and Public Servant: A Critical Biography 2005. Funded by the Frederick Soddy Trust.