See what some of our staff have to say about their careers and working at the UEA See what some of our staff have to say about their careers and working at the UEA

 

Jan Alexander (Professor of Environmental Earth Science)

"The most memorable moments of my career involve field work…finding dinosaur footprints in Jurassic rocks in Yorkshire and ‘seeing' the environment in which those animals had lived"

Jenni Barclay (Professor in Volcanology)

 "It's so easy to forget that part of what we do is creative and if we make time for other interests, our efficiency rises!"

Aldina Franco (Senior Lecturer in Ecology)

"There are many turns and crossways along the way, select what most stimulates you and do the best you can, excel!"

Clare Goodess (Senior Researcher in the Climatic Research Unit)

"be prepared to take risks and jump at new opportunities. Don't be afraid to network and to promote yourself"

Irene Lorenzoni (Senior Lecturer in Environmental Social Science)

"The publications of my first research papers in peer-review journals still stand out in my mind. I was exhilarated.."

Gill Malin (Reader in Biological Oceanography)

"If you have a passion for science and want to make it your career you have to work for it and also get yourself noticed"

Claire Reeves (Professor of Atmospheric Science)

"I really got the sense that I was part of something that was having a major influence on international policy."