Geography of health
Quantitative social science
Currently , I am Professor of Quantitative Human Geography at the University of Bristol (since 2001), being Head of the School of Geographical SCiences 2005-9. Prior to this, I held a personal chair and was Professor of Geography at the University of Portsmouth. I am an Academician of the Social Sciences (elected 2008) and featured in the top 20 most cited human geographers of the last half century. I was elected in 2013 to be a Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales, and also achived the senior award, the Murchison Award of the Royal Geographical Soceiety in that year. I was appointed as a panel member for Geography and Environmantal Studies for two Research Assessment Exercsises. I am also a Visting Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Univerity of Leuven. I have run advanced workshops in multilevel modelling for many years at the University of Essex Summer School and at the Swiss Summer School for Social Science Methods.