Ms J.M. McMorrow

Hon Senior Knowledge Exchange Fellow

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Year 1:

  • GEOG10481 Physical Geography and Contemporary Environmental Processes (wildfires) 

Year 2:

  • Dissertation support
  • Academic advisory meetings

Year 3:  

  • Dissertation support
  • Academic advisory meetings

Postgraduate:

  • GE60941/40941 Environmental Remote Sensing

 

Recent PhD students

  • Gail Millin-Chalabi, A radar multi-sensor approach to detect moorland fire scar persistence in the landscape (awarded 2016)
  • Beth Cole, High resolution remote sensing for landscape-scale restoration of peatland (NERC CASE award, Natural England, awarded 2013)
  • Laura Liddaman, Geospatial patterning and the hydro-geomorphological function of eroding peatland (awarded 2009)
  • Amer Alroichdi, Hyperspectral Remote Sensing for Physical and Biochemical properties of upland exposed peat in the UK (awarded 2007)

 

Curriculum Innovation funding

2005 - 2006     Centre for Excellence in Enquiry-Based Learning (CEEBL), University of Manchester: 'Embedding interdisciplinarity; developing a generic undergraduate EBL team project module', PI, Co-Is C Woods, I Braidman, S Lorenzo-Zamorano and C Bowsher

2004 - 2005     Curriculum Innovation Fund, University of Manchester: 'Interdisciplinary learning for postgraduates from across the new University of Manchester', Co-I with I Braidman (PI), D Thomas, A Wakefield, P Vallely, MG Evans, C Bowsher, C Woods, D Snook, K O'Rourke and M Ody

2004 - 2005     Curriculum Innovation Fund, University of Manchester: 'Rolling out Interdisciplinarity in the undergraduate curriculum'; PI, Co-Is I Braidman, C. Woods, S Lorenzo-Zamorano and C Bowsher

2003 - 2004     Curriculum Innovation Fund, University of Manchester: 'Interdisciplinarity within the undergraduate curriculum; enquiry-based learning pilot project'; PI, Co-Is I Braidman and C Woods

2001 - 2002     Curriculum Innovation Fund, University of Manchester: 'A web-based learning resource for local fieldwork; Dark Peak Field Guide'; PI

1998 - 1999     Innovation in the Curriculum Awards, University of Manchester & UMIST; 'Poster-based assessment of local fieldwork in Geography', Co-I with C Perkins

 

Academic websites of interest:

Knowledge for Wildfire, NERC Knowledge Exchange Fellowship project http://www.kfwf.org.uk

FIRES seminar series - Fire Interdisciplinary Research on Ecosystem Services; fire and climate change in UK moorlands and heaths http://www.FIRES-seminars.org.uk

Environmental Processes Research Group

Centre for Excellence in Enquiry-Based Learning http://www.campus.manchester.ac.uk/ceebl/