logo Welcome to the “Geophysical Skills Development for Environmental Scientists” course web site. On these pages you will find information about the course, who should attend and how to apply for a place.

Course dates

Monday 15th January through to Friday 19th January 2018 (inclusive).

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Participants will gain practical experience of geophysical data collection, analysis and interpretation under commercial conditions - a key skill for future research and/or commercial sector employment. There are two inter-linked, components;

  • a 5-day skills theory & practice workshop at Keele University

Who should attend

Environmental and natural scientists that have limited theoretical/practical experience of near-surface geophysics but wish (or intend) to use these techniques in their research or future career. Places will be allocated preferentially to NERC-funded PhD students (at all stages), Early Career Researchers and Fellowship holders (i.e., 50% or more funded by NERC). However, a number of funded places may be available to applicants who do not meet these criteria.

How to apply

Please download and fill in the application form (available from the from the menu opposite) and e-mail it back to me, Jamie Pringle, at j.k.pringle@keele.ac.uk