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Brent Alloway

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor - Honorary Adjunct
  • University of Auckland
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  • 2703CitationsNumber of citations received by Brent's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

Admiring all manner of natural thingsUnderstanding landscapeskicking rocks & fresh airHominin ArchaeologyAndisolsQuaternary stratigraphyVolcaniclastic stratigraphyTephrostratigraphy

Co-authors (321)

  • Evaristo Haulle Mwasigwavingi
  • Fabio Florindo
  • Gert van den Bergh

Editorships

New Zealand Journal of Geology & Geophysics

Associate Editor

2014 - Present

Publications (5)

  • An 18,000 year-long eruptive record from Volcán Chaitén, northwestern Patagonia: Paleoenvironmental and hazard-assessment implications

    • Alloway B
    • Pearce N
    • Moreno P
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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  • Archaeological implications of a widespread 13th Century tephra marker across the central Indonesian Archipelago

    • Alloway B
    • Andreastuti S
    • Setiawan R
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    4Citations
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  • Pollen-based temperature and precipitation records of the past 14,600 years in northern New Zealand (37°S) and their linkages with the Southern Hemisphere atmospheric circulation

    • Jara I
    • Newnham R
    • Alloway B
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    0Citations
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  • Marine Mollusca of oxygen isotope stages of the last 2 million years in New Zealand. Part 1: Revised generic positions and recognition of warm‐water and cool‐water migrants

    • Beu A
    • Alloway B
    • Pillans B
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    52Citations
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  • Astronomical calibration of a southern hemisphere plio-pleistocene reference section, Wanganui Basin, New Zealand

    • Naish T
    • Abbott S
    • Alloway B
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    83Citations
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Professional experience

Associate Professor - Honorary Adjunct

University of Auckland

July 2016 - Present

Associate Professor - Honorary Adjunct

University of Wollongong

June 2014 - Present

Associate-Professor/Reader (Quaternary Earth Sciences & Volcanology)

Victoria University of Wellington

October 2008 - June 2016(8 years)

Senior Project Geologist

Aurelian Resources Fruta del Norta (FDN), Ecuador

July 2006 - June 2008(2 years)

Senior Research Scientist

GNS Science

July 2003 - July 2006(3 years)

Chief-Volcanologist & Manager of Volcanology Section

GNS Science

July 1999 - June 2003(4 years)

Manager of Active Landscapes Section & Research Scientist

GNS Science

March 1998 - June 1999(a year)

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

University of Auckland

February 1993 - February 1998(5 years)

Post-doctoral fellow

Lincoln University, Canterbury, NZ

January 1992 - January 1993(a year)

Post-doctoral fellow

University of Toronto School of the Environment

January 1990 - December 1991(2 years)

Education history

PhD

Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand

February 1984 - January 1989(5 years)

BSc. Hons.

Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

February 1983 - December 1983(10 months)

BSc.

Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

March 1980 - November 1982(3 years)