Institute for Astronomy

Staff directory

List of staff and postgraduate students in the Institute for Astronomy

Telephone numbers in the list below are shown as UK numbers. Callers from outside the UK should remove the leading zero and use the UK country code (+44).

NamePositionContact detailsLocationPhoto
Academic staff
James AirdUKRI Future Leaders Fellow
ROE
Philip BestProfessor of Extragalactic Astrophysics
ROE
C21
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Florian BeutlerRoyal Society University Research Fellow
ROE
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Beth BillerReader
ROE
R4
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Peter BrandSenior Honorary Professorial Fellow
ROE
S
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Romeel DaveChair of Physics
ROE
U14
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James DunlopProfessor
JCMB
4323b
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Trent DupuyReader in Observational Astronomy
ROE
Annette FergusonProfessor
ROE
C13
Catherine HeymansProfessor
ROE
R7
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Rob IvisonProfessor of Astrophysics
ROE
RC5
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Sadegh KhochfarPersonal Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics
ROE
C19
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Sergey KoposovReader in Observational Astronomy
ROE
Andy LawrenceProfessor
ROE
U13
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Bob MannProfessor
ROE
C14
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Ross McLureProfessor of Extragalactic Astrophysics
ROE
U17
Avery MeiksinProfessor
ROE
U11
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John PeacockProfessor
ROE
C20
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Jorge PeñarrubiaPersonal Chair of Gravitational Dynamics
ROE
C15
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Ken RicePersonal Chair of Computational Astrophysics
ROE
R8
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Britton SmithChancellor's Fellow
ROE
R12
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Colin SnodgrassChancellors Fellow
ROE
R6
Andy TaylorProfessor of Astrophysics
ROE
U15
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Joe ZuntzChancellor's Fellow
ROE
Higgs H 1.05
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Research staff
Shadab AlamPostdoctoral Research Associate
ROE
Stobie 3
Mariangela BonavitaPDRA
ROE
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Yanchuan CaiRoyal Society Research Fellow
ROE
S7
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Adam CarnallPostdoctoral Research Assistant
ROE
Stobie 2
Matteo CataneoPDRA
ROE
S5
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Ross CollinsSenior Survey Astronomy Software Developer
ROE
H1.02
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Giuseppe CongedoSenior Researcher
ROE
Stobie 4
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Nicholas CrossPDRA
ROE
H1.04
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Weiguang CuiPost-Doctoral Research Associate in Galaxy Formation and Theoretical Cosmology
ROE
R3
Fergus CullenPDRA
ROE
ET
Kenneth DuncanLeiden-Edinburgh Astronomy Fellow
ROE
U7
Daniel EastwoodPostdoctoral Research Associate
ROE
U6
Benjamin GiblinPostdoctoral Research Associate
ROE
East Tower
Bryan GillisWeak Lensing Shear Measurement Senior Scientist
ROE
Stobie 3
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Alex HallSenior Research Associate
ROE
ET
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Nigel HamblySenior Researcher
ROE
Higgs H1.06
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Michael HawkinsEmeritus Researcher
ROE
R15
Mark HollimanSenior Data Systems Specialist
ROE
H1.02
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Katarina KraljicPost-Doctoral Research Associate in Galaxy Formation and Theoretical Cosmology
ROE
Pete KuzmaCommonwealth Rutherford Fellow
ROE
Stobie 2
Fran LanePostdoctoral Research Assistant
ROE
R5
Chieh-An LinPostdoctoral Research Associate
ROE
St1
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Shona MatthewEuclid UK SGS Project Manager
ROE
H 1.06
Derek McLeodPDRA
ROE
ET
Dave MorrisResearch Software Engineer
ROE
Keith NoddleWide Field Astronomy Technical Lead
ROE
H1.07
Michael PetersenPostdoctoral Research Associate
ROE
Stobie 1
Michael ReadPGRA
ROE
H1.02
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Nicholas RossSTFC Ernest Rutherford Fellow
ROE
Stobie 6
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Nicholas RowellSenior Sky Survey Researcher
ROE
H1.03
Agata RozekPostdoctoral Research Associate in Asteroid Photometry
ROE
Jose Sabater MontesPDRA
ROE
East Tower
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Daniele SoriniPostdoctoral Research Associate in Galaxy Formation & Theoretical Cosmology
ROE
R3
Teresita Suarez NoguezPostdoctoral Research Associate
ROE
R3
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Eckhard SutoriusPDRA
ROE
H1.08
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Eric TittleyResearch Computing Officer
ROE
East Tower
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Tilman TroesterMarie Curie Fellow
ROE
Stobie 5
Anna Lisa VarriUKRI Future Leaders Fellow
ROE
U18
Stelios VoutsinasSoftware Engineer
ROE
R3
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Niraj WelikalaPDRA
ROE
St.1
Peredur WilliamsEmeritus Researcher
ROE
R26
Roy WilliamsProject Manager / Software Developer WFAU
ROE
H1.07
Other staff
George BeckettProject Manager
ROE
Higgs Building, Rm 1.01
Stephanie BlakeyTeaching Office Administrator
ROE
C17
Paula WilkieAcademic Administrator
JCMB
4314
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Research postgraduates
Sarah ApplebyPostgraduate Student
ROE
Higgs Building
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Cassandra Barlow-HallPostgraduate Student
ROE
Ryan BegleyPostgraduate Student
ROE
C25
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Aaron BradleyPostgraduate Student
ROE
Higgs Building
Emma BubbPostgraduate Student
ROE
C25
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Patricio Correa AmaroPostgraduate Student
ROE
c23
Dennis CrakePostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
Jack DelaneyPostgraduate Student
ROE
Gennaro Di PietroPostgraduate Student
ROE
Higgs Centre for Innovation
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Andrew DickinsonPostgraduate Student
JCMB
1607
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Abbie DonaldsonPostgraduate Student
ROE
Sophie DubberPostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
Heitor ErnandesVisiting Postgraduate Student
JCMB
Léa FerellecVisiting Postgraduate Student
ROE
Higgs Building
Indiarose FriswellPostgraduate Student
ROE
Daniel GardenerPostgraduate Student
ROE
U10
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Simone GordonPostgraduate Student
ROE
Lara Gorgulho AlegrePostgraduate Student
ROE
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Nisha GrewalPostgraduate Student
ROE
Massissilia HamadouchePostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
Qianjun HangPostgraduate Student
ROE
U4
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Peter HigginsPostgraduate Student
JCMB
1607
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Amanda Ibsen OsorioPostgraduate Student
JCMB
Andrea IncatasciatoPostgraduate Student
ROE
U4
Ewan JonesPostgraduate Student
ROE
Marios KalomenopoulosPostgraduate Student
ROE
U5
Minas KaramanisPostgraduate Student
ROE
Arnaz KhanPostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
Rohit KondapallyPostgraduate Student
ROE
U5
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Kahou LeongPostgraduate Student
ROE
Stephen LloydPostgraduate Student
ROE
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Alessandro MaraioPostgraduate Student
ROE
Rob McGibbonPostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
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Romain MeriotVisiting Postgraduate Student
JCMB
Ben MoewsPostgraduate Student
ROE
C25
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Ben MortonPostgraduate Student
ROE
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Charlie MpethaPostgraduate Student
ROE
Frederika PhippsPostgraduate Student
ROE
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Harry Rendell-BhattiPostgraduate Student
ROE
C25
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Dylan RobsonPostgraduate Student
ROE
U5
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Philip ShortPostgraduate Student
ROE
C25
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Aria ShunPostgraduate Student
JCMB
Manika SidhuPostgraduate Student
JCMB
Jaime VillasenorPostgraduate Student
ROE
U4
Niall WhitefordPostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
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Qianli XiaPostgraduate Student
ROE
U6
Rokas ZemaitisPostgraduate Student
ROE
C23
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