Quaternary — Journal Editorial Boards

Editor

Dr. Valentí Rull
Editor-in-Chief
Institute of Earth Sciences Jaume Almera (ICTJA-CSIC), C/ Solé Sabarís s/n, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: palaeoecology; long-term ecology; palaeoclimatology; climate change; latitudinal biodiversity gradients; diversification drivers; biodiversity conservation
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Advisory Board

Dr. Mariano Barriendos Vallvé
Associate Editor
Associate professor, Department of History and Archaeology, University of Barcelona, Montalegre 6, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: Palaeoclimatology; Historical Climatology; Climatic Hazards; Historical Documentary Sources; Early instrumental Period; Droughts; Floods; Rogation ceremonies; Climatic Variability; Little Ice Age
Dr. Peter Bobrowsky
Associate Editor
Geological Survey of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, 9860 West Saanich Road, P.O. Box 6000, Sidney, British Columbia, Canada V8L 4B2
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Interests: Engineering Geology; Geological Hazards; Landslides; Paleoearthquakes; Paleotsunamis; Quaternary Exploration; Medical Geology
Dr. Sanne Boessenkool
Associate Editor
Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, Blindernveien 31, NO-0371 Oslo, Norway
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Interests: Palaeogenomics; Ancient DNA; Evolutionary Genetics; Conservation Biology; Molecular Ecology; Metabarcoding
Dr. Jane M. Bunting
Associate Editor
Geography and Geology, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK
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Interests: Palaeoecology; conservation biogeography; cultural landscapes; theory of pollen analysis; charcoal; cultural landscapes; environmental archaeology; quantitative reconstruction of landcover; Holocene; wetlands
Prof. John J. Clague
Associate Editor
Professor Emeritus, Department of Earth Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada
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Interests: Natural hazards and risk; glacial geology; geomorphology; stratigraphy; sedimentology; climate change
Prof. Steven L. Forman
Associate Editor
Dept. of Geoscience, Institute of Archaeology, Baylor University, 101 Bagby Ave. BSB D.409 Waco, Texas 76706, USA
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Interests: Paleoclimatology; geochronology; Quaternary environments; extreme climate variability; aeolian depositional systems; luminescence dating; Anthropocene; biogeochemistry; paleohydrology; paleoseismology
Prof. Sandy P. Harrison
Associate Editor
School of Archaeology, Geography & Environmental Sciences, Reading University, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AH, UK
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Interests: palaeoclimate reconstruction; climate change mechanism; benchmarking; forward modelling and-atmosphere interactions; biogeochemical cycles; terrestrial feedbacks
Dr. Philip Hughes
Associate Editor
Reader in Physical Geography, School of Environment, Education and Development, The University of Manchester, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
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Interests: Glacial geology; glacial geomorphology; glaciology; cosmogenic exposure dating; U-series dating; palaeoclimatology; climate change
Prof. Henry Lamb
Associate Editor
Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth SY23 3DB, UK
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Interests: Quaternary palaeoenvironments; Africa; Ethiopia; climate change; human evolution; palaeoecology; palaeolimnology; pollen analysis; lake sediments; XRF geochemistry
Dr. Claudio Latorre Hidalgo
Associate Editor
Professor, Departamento de Ecología, Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Av. Libertador B.O. Higgins 340, Santiago, Chile
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Interests: paleoecology; paleoclimatology; historical ecology; biogeography; arid lands and deserts; environmental archaeology; geoarchaeology; human-climate interactions
Dr. María del Socorro Lozano-García
Associate Editor
Dept. Paleontología, Instituto de Geología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
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Interests: Paleoecology and Vegetation History; Human Impact on Ecosystems; Climate Change
Prof. Marco Madella
Associate Editor
ICREA Research Professor in Environmental Archaeology, Department of Humanities, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Trias Fargas 25, 08005, Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: Environmental Archaeology; Palaeoecology; Holocene; Cultural Landscapes; Landuse; Human Impact on Ecosystems; Socio-Ecological Dynamics and Models; Origin of Agriculture; Past Social Dynamics in Arid and Hyper-wet Environments; Phytolith Analysis; Archaeological Plant Remains; South Asia Archaeology
Dr. Laura Parducci
Associate Editor
Department of Ecology and Genetics, Plant Ecology, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18D, SE-75236 Uppsala, Sweden
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Interests: Ancient DNA; palaeoecology; vegetation history; palaeogenetics; molecular ecology; pollen DNA
Dr. Dolores R. Piperno
Associate Editor
Senior Scientist and Curator of South American Archaeology Emerita
1) Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC, USA
2) Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama
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Interests: archaeobotany; paleoecology; archaeology; anthropocene; climate change; when and how humans adapted to tropical forest environments; when, where, and why agriculture emerged globally
Prof. Dr. María Fernanda Sánchez Goñi
EPHE PSL, UMR EPOC, Université de Bordeaux, France
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Interests: palynology; palaeoclimatology; palaeoecology; past climate-human interactions
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Special Issue: Mediterranean Palaeoecology and Palaeoclimatology
Prof. Jean-Pierre Suc
Associate Editor
Emeritus Director of Research at C.N.R.S., Institut des Sciences de la Terre de Paris, University Pierre and Marie Curie - Paris 6, 75005 Paris, France
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Interests: Pollen records; Stratigraphy; Cyclostratigraphy; Mediterranean and European paleo-vegetation; Climatic changes; Marine coastal sediments
Prof. Em. Jef Vandenberghe
Associate Editor
Dept. of Earth Sciences, VU University, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Interests: Geomorphology; Sedimentology of river and wind deposits; Palaeoclimatological reconstructions; Palaeo-ecology; (former) periglacial (permafrost) and monsoonal environments
Prof. Zicheng Yu
Associate Editor
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University, 1 West Packer Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3001, USA.
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Interests: Holocene; Carbon cycle; Peatlands; Paleoclimate; Quaternary; Paleoecology; Arctic; Antarctica
Prof. Bernd Zolitschka
Associate Editor
University of Bremen, Institute of Geography, GEOPOLAR, Celsiusstrasse 2, D-28359 Bremen, Germany.
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Interests: Geomorphology; Sedimentology; Limnogeology; Palaeoclimatic reconstruction; Episodic and abrupt climatic changes; High-resolution palaeoclimatology; Impact of human activities; Human influence on ecosystems and landscape; Dating techniques and age-depth modelling; High-resolution archives (varves).

Editorial Board

Prof. José Javier Baena Preysler
Professor of Prehistory and Archaeology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain)
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Interests: Lithic technology; lower and middle Paleolithic; experimental archaeology; Geographic information systems (GIS)
Dr. Anthony D. Barnosky
Executive Director, Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-5020, USA
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Interests: Paleoecology; climate change; extinctions; conservation biology
Prof. Svante Björck
1) Professor Emeritus, Department of Geology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
2) Senior Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
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Interests: Quaternary paleoclimate and its hemispheric links and processes; Baltic Sea history and sea level change; Quaternary stratigraphy
Dr. Anne E. Bjune
Associate Professor, Department of Biology and Bjerkens Centre for Climate Research, University of Bergen, PO Box 7803, 5020 Bergen, Norway
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Interests: quaternary palaeoecology and long-term ecology; climate reconstructions; landscape reconstructions; forest and fire history; pollen analysis; human impact on vegetation
Dr. Maarten Blaauw
School of Natural and Built Environment, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast BT7 1NN, UK
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Interests: Radiocarbon; Chronology; Age-modelling; Holocene; Palaeoecology; Peat Bogs; Lakes
Prof. Raymond S. Bradley
Climate System Research Center, Department of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts, 611 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003-9297, USA
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Interests: paleoclimatology; Holocene; Arctic; mountain environments
Em. Prof. Chris Caseldine
Centre for Geography, Environment and Society, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, UK
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Interests: Climate change, environmental change, Holocene, Iceland, Ireland, pollen analysis and modelling
Dr. Reik Donner
Research Domain IV - Transdisciplinary Concepts and Methods, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Telegrafenberg A31, 14473 Potsdam, Germany
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Interests: Statistics and complex systems methods in paleoclimate and paleoenvironmental research; conceptual models of Quaternary climate variability; nonlinear dynamics in paleoclimate; multi-proxy and multi-archive integration; quantitative reconstruction of paleoclimate variability; abrupt transitions and tipping behavior in the Earth's climate and environmental history
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Special Issue: Spatio-Temporal Palaeoclimate Variability from Annual to Multi-Decadal Scales
Prof. Erle C. Ellis
Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 211 Sondheim Hall, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
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Interests: Global ecology; Land use change; Landscape ecology; Anthropocene
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Special Issue: Anthropogenic Biomes
Dr. Yolanda Fernández Jalvo
Scientific Researcher, Dept. of Paleobiology, Taphonomy Laboratory, The National Museum of Natural Sciences (MNCN – CSIC); José Gutiérrez Abascal, 2, 28006-Madrid (Spain)
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Interests: Taphonomy of small and large mammals; taphonomy of pollen; environmental interpretations; human behavior; animal predation; histological taphonomy; microbial bone modifications; experimental taphonomy
Dr. Walter Finsinger
Palaeoecology - ISE-M (UMR 5554 CNRS); Université de Montpellier; 2 place Eugène Bataillon - CC065 (bat. 22), 34095 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
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Interests: palaeoecology; vegetation history; fire history; pollen analysis.
Dr. William Fletcher
Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography and Quaternary Science. Department of Geography, School of Environment, Education and Development (SEED), University of Manchester, UK
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Interests: Palynology; Palaeoecology; Palaeoclimatology; Radiocarbon Dating; Mediterranean Region
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Special Issue: Mediterranean Palaeoecology and Palaeoclimatology
Prof. Sheri Fritz
George Holmes University Professor, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588-0340 USA
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Interests: Paleoclimate; Paleoecology; Biogeography; Limnology; Tropical South America; Western North America; Diatoms
Prof. Martin Grosjean
University of Bern, Director of Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research, Falkenplatz 16, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
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Interests: Paleolimnology; Paleoclimatology; Limnogeology; Holocene; Anthropocene; Biogeochemistry; Hyperspectral Imaging; Europe, South America
Prof. Martin J. Head
Department of Earth Sciences, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1, Canada. Chair, ICS Subcommission on Quaternary Stratigraphy
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Interests: dinoflagellate cyst biostratigraphy and paleoecology
Prof. Henry Hooghiemstra
Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, Research group Paleoecology & Landscape-ecology, University of Amsterdam, Science Park 904, 1098XH Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
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Interests: Quaternary; climate change; long continental records; marine palynology; tropical palynology; Africa; Central- and South America; plant diversity patterns; historical biogeography; early civilizations (Big History)
Dr. Simon M. Hutchinson
Affiliation: School of Environment and Life Sciences, Peel Building, University of Salford, Salford, M5 4WT, UK
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Interests: Palaeolimnology; Peat archives; Floodplain deposits; Recent environmental change; Geochemistry; Environmental magnetism
Prof. José Iriarte
Professor of Archaeology, Department of Archaeology, College of Humanities, University of Exeter, 314 Laver Building, North Park Rd, Exeter, EX4 4QE, UK
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Interests: South American Archaeology; Amazonia; Holocene; Coupled Human-Environment Systems; Archaeobotany; Phytoliths
Dr. María José Iriarte Chiapusso
Department of Geography, Prehistory and Archaeology, Faculty of Humanities, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Francisco Tomás y Valiente (01006), Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain).
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Interests: Palaeoclimate evolution in the Quaternary; Evolution of vegetation in the Pleistocene and Holocene; Palaeolithic in Cantabrian Spain (north of the Iberian Peninsula); Mesolithic-Neolithic Transition in Eastern Cantabrian Spain
Dr. Gonzalo Jiménez-Moreno
Associate Professor, Departamento de Estratigrafía y Paleontología, Universidad de Granada, Avda. Fuente Nueva S/N, 18002 Granada, Spain
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Interests: Palynology; Paleoecology; Paleoclimate; Quaternary; Paleolimnology
Emeritus Prof. A. Peter Kershaw
School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Faculty of Science, Building 28, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Vic. 3800 Australia
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Interests: Quaternary; palynology; palaeoecology; vegetation history; palaeoclimate; Australasia; Southest Asia
Prof. Dr. Kam-biu Liu
Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
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Interests: Paleoecology; paleoclimatology; extreme events; storm deposits; paleotempestology; coastal environmental changes; lake sediments; wetlands; biogeography
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Special Issue: Resilience and Sustainability of the Mississippi River Delta as a Coupled Natural-Human System
Special Issue: Recent Progress in Research on River Deltas
Dr. Juan Manuel López García
Collaborator researcher at IPHES (Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana i Evolució Social), Campus Sescelades URV, edifici W3. 43007 Tarragona, Spain.
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Interests: Paleontology, Palaeoenvironment, Palaeoclimate, Palaeoecology, Small mammals studies, Quaternary Western Europe, Human Evolution
Prof. David J. Lowe
Professor in Earth Sciences, School of Science, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Interests: tephrochronology; tephra and cryptotephra; pedology and paleopedology; volcanic ash soils; clay mineralogy; radiocarbon dating; Quaternary science; New Zealand geoscience
Dr. Donatella Magri
Associated Professor, Department of Environmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Interests: Quaternary palaeoecology; plant extinctions; long-term population dynamics; glacial refugia; Mediterranean vegetation history; human impact on vegetation
Prof. Rob Marchant
Associate Provost for Internationalisation, Environment Department, Wentworth Way, University of York, Heslington, York, North Yorkshire YO10 5NG
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Interests: Tropical Palaeoecology; human-environmental relationships; conservation science; East Africa; Ecosystem services; model-data inter-comparisons
Dr. Vera Markgraf
Research Professor Emeritus, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA. Adjunct Faculty, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
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Interests: Late Quaternary history of environment; climate and fire in southern South America
Prof. Leszek Marks
1) University of Warsaw, Faculty of Geology, Department of Climate Geology, Żwirki I Wigury 93, 02-089 Warsaw, Poland
2) Polish Geological Institute - National Research Institute, Department of Mineral Raw Materials and Fossil Fuels, Rakowiecka 4, 00-975 Warsaw, Poland.
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Interests: palaeoclimatology; geological mapping; Quaternary stratigraphy and palaeogeography; glacial geology; geoarchaeology; climate change
Prof. Francis E. Mayle
Professor in Tropical Palaeoecology, Russell Building, Centre for Past Climate Change and Department of Geography & Environmental Science, School of Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Science (SAGES), University of Reading, Whiteknights, P.O. Box 227, Reading RG6 6DW, Berkshire, UK
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Interests: Neotropical palaeoecology; Holocene human-environment interactions in tropical South America; Pollen analysis; Amazonia; Late Quaternary tropical forest-savanna dynamics
Prof. Dr. Anna Maria Mercuri
Laboratorio di Palinologia e Paleobotanica, Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Viale Caduti in Guerra 127 – 41121 Modena, Italy
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Interests: palynology; climate change; human impact; cultural landscape; Sahara
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Special Issue: The Long-Term Perspective of Human Impact on Landscape for Environmental Change and Sustainability
Dr. Anders Noren
Director, Continental Scientific Drilling Coordination Office; LacCore Facility, N.H. Winchell School of Earth Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
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Interests: Drilling/Coring; Paleolimnology; Sedimentology; Paleotempestology; Geomorphology; Glacial Geology
Dr. Susan Ivy Ochs
Ion Beam Physics and Dept. Earth Sciences, ETH Zurich, Otto-Stern-Weg 5, 8093 Zurich, Switzerland
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Interests: Geomorphology; Quaternary Alps; cosmogenic nuclides; glacial geology; landslide geomorphology; periglacial geomorphology; geochronology; paleoclimatology
Prof. Maria Rita Palombo
Professor in Palaeontology and Palaeoecology, Associate researcher CNR-IGAG; c/o Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Sapienza Università di Roma, P.le Aldo Moro, 5 - 00185 Roma, Italy
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Interests: paleontology; paleoecology; biochronology; paleobiogeography; cenozoic mammals
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Special Issue: Advances in Quaternary Studies: The Contribution of Mammalian Fossil Record
Dr. Matthew Peros
Canada Research Chair in Climate and Environmental Change and Associate Professor; Bishop's University, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada.
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Interests: Paleoecology; pollen analysis; prehistoric archaeology; lake sediments; North America; Caribbean; sedimentology; coastal environments
Prof. Gavin Prideaux
College of Science & Engineering, Flinders University, Sturt Road, Bedford Park SA 5042, Australia
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Interests: palaeontology; mammals; Australia; environmental change; evolution; extinction
Prof. Paula J. Reimer
Director, Centre for Climate, the Environment & Chronology (14CHRONO), School of Natural and Built Environment, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast BT7 1NN, UK
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Interests: Radiocarbon dating; Calibration; Marine and freshwater reservoir effects; Carbon cycling; Palaeodietary analysis
Prof. Hans Renssen
Department of Natural Sciences and Environmental Health, University College of Southeast Norway, Gullbringvegen 36, 3800 Bø I Telemark, Norway
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Interests: Palaeoclimatology; climate modelling; climate change; Holocene; forward modelling; model-data comparison
Prof. Richard ‘Bert’ Roberts
1) Centre for Archaeological Science, School of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, New South Wales 2522, Australia.
2) Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage, University of Wollongong, New South Wales 2522, Australia
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Interests: Quaternary geochronology; Luminescence dating; Archaeological science; Human evolution; Quaternary extinctions; Quaternary environments; Palaeolithic archaeology; Archaeology of Asia and Australia
Prof. C. Neil Roberts
Professor, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Science & Engineering), Plymouth University, UK
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Interests: Holocene; Palaeoecology; Mediterranean
Prof. Donald T. Rodbell
Professor, Geology Department, Union College, Schenectady, NY 12308-2311, USA
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Interests: Paleoclimate; Limnology; Glacial Geology; Tropical South America; Northeastern USA
Dr. Elda Russo Ermolli
Professor of Geomorphology and Geoarchaeology at the Department of Earth Sciences, Environment and Resources, University of Naples Federico II (Italy). Associate Researcher at the Prehistory Dept. of the Natural History Museum in Paris (France)
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Interests: Quaternary geology and stratigraphy (evolution of intramontane basins of central-southern Apennine, chronostratigraphy of the infillings, pollen analysis of lacustrine successions); Geoarcheology (reconstruction of the landscapes in archeological contexts, palaeogeographical models, man-environment interactions, human impact vs climate changes, archeobotany); Quaternary climate changes and palaeoenvironments (climate cyclicity revealed by pollen analysis, vegetation dynamics of glacial-integlacial cycles, quantitative reconstructions of climate parameters)
Dr. David Ryves
Reader in Environmental Change. Centre for Hydrological and Ecosystem Science, Department of Geography, Loughborough University, Loughborough (UK)
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Interests: environmental change; limnology; palaeolimnology; holocene and quaternary palaeoecology; climate change; human impact; nutrient dynamics; aquatic ecology; coastal systems; eastern Africa; Greenland; Lake Baikal; silica dynamics; silica dissolution; microfossil taphonomy; multivariate statistics; geochronology
Prof. Louis Scott
Department of Plant Sciences, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
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Interests: palynology; palaeo-ecology; -environments; -vegetation; -botany; -climatology; Africa
Dr. Ashok Kumar Singhvi
Honorary Scientist, Physical Research Laboratory, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad 380009, India
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Interests: Quaternary; Geochronology; Climates, Paleoseismology
Dr. Nathan D. Stansell
Assistant Professor, Northern Illinois University, Geology and Environmental Geosciences, 312 Davis Hall, Normal Rd., DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
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Interests: Paleoclimate reconstructions; glacial geology; hydroclimatology; paleolimnology
Dr. John R. Stewart
Associate Professor in Palaeoecology and Environmental Change, Christchurch House (C135), Faculty of Science and Technology, Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow Poole, Dorset, BH12 5BB, UK
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Interests: Palaeoecology; Quaternary vertebrates; Evolution/extinction, including humans; Palaeolithic archaeology; aDNA; Phylo/biogeography; Past as a key to the future
Prof. Jens-Christian Svenning
Section for Ecoinformatics & Biodiversity, Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade 114, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
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Interests: Biogeography; macroecology; vegetation ecology; megafauna; extinction; global change biology; conservation; restoration; Anthropocene
Prof. Paolo Tarolli
Department of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry, University of Padova, viale dell’Università 16, 35020 Legnaro (PD), Italy
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Interests: digital terrain analysis; Earth surface processes analysis through high-resolution topography, natural hazards, geomorphology, hydro-geomorphology, lidar, structure-from-motion photogrammetry applications, and GIS; New research directions include the analysis of the topographic signatures, using remote sensing, of human activities from local, to regional scale
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Special Issue: The Impact of Land Use Change on Water Resources, Soil and Landforms: Perspectives from Multiple Climates
Dr. Marcello Tropeano
Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra e Geoambientali, Università degli Studi di Bari "A. Moro", via Orabona 4, 70125 Bari (BA), Italy
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Interests: Sedimentology (carbonate and siliciclastic); Coastal and shallow-marine depositional systems; Sequence stratigraphy; Sedimentation and tectonics; Neotectonics
Dr. Bas van Geel
Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED), Department Ecosystem and Landscape Dynamics / Palaeoecology, Universiteit van Amsterdam, P.O. Box 94248, 1090 GE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Interests: Palaeoecology; palynology; non-pollen palynomorphs; climate change; Quaternary; human impact; mammoths
Prof. Dr. Thijs van Kolfschoten
Faculty of Archaeology, Leiden University, P.O. Box 9514, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
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Interests: Quaternary biostratigraphy, paleoecology; paleobiogeography; evolution of Quaternary mammals; extinction; hominin-mammal interaction; hominin subsistence
Prof. Cathy L. Whitlock
Department of Earth Sciences and Montana Institute on Ecosystems, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717, USA
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Interests: paleoclimate; paleoecology; vegetation and fire history; southern South America; western North America; Australia and New Zealand; conservation biology
Dr. Debra A. Willard
US Geological Survey, Coordinator, Climate Research & Development Program, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Rm 4B 318, 926A National Center, Reston, VA 20192, USA
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Interests: palynology; paleobotany; Holocene; Quaternary; Neogene; Paleogene; Paleozoic; paleoclimate; paleoecology
Dr. Sabine Wulf
1) Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Section 5.1 Geomorphology, Telegrafenberg, D-14473 Potsdam, Germany
2) Paleoenvironmental Dynamics Group, Institute of Earth Sciences, Heidelberg University, Im Neuenheimer Feld 234, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany
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Interests: Tephrochronology; Tephrostratigraphy; Volcanology; Sedimentology; Natural disaster; Climate dynamics
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