Stan Openshaw
Stan Openshaw (born 10 August 1946) is a retired British geographer. His last post was professor of human geography based in the School of Geography at the University of Leeds. After eighteen years at...
Millvina Dean
Elizabeth Gladys Millvina Dean (2 February 1912 – 31 May 2009) was a British civil servant and cartographer. She was the last remaining survivor of the sinking of the RMS Titanic on 15 April 1912. At...
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Nigel Thrift
Sir Nigel John Thrift, DL, FBA, FAcSS (born 12 October 1949 in Bath) is a British academic and geographer. He is the current Vice-Chancellor of the University of Warwick and a leading academic in the ...
David Newman (political geographer)
David Newman OBE (4 July 1956) is a British-Israeli scholar in political geography and geopolitics. He serves as professor at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Department of Politics and Governme...
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Noel Castree
Noel Castree FAcSS (born 8 December 1968) is a British geographer whose research interests are in capitalism-environment relationships.
Castree was born in Bury, Greater Manchester, UK and has a ...
D'Agapeyeff cipher
The D'Agapeyeff cipher is an as-yet unbroken cipher that appears in the first edition of Codes and Ciphers, an elementary book on cryptography published by the Russian-born English cryptographer and c...
Laurence Dudley Stamp
Sir (Laurence) Dudley Stamp, CBE, DSc, D. Litt, LLD, Ekon D, DSc Nat ((1898-03-09)9 March 1898 – 8 August 1966(1966-08-08)), was professor of geography at Rangoon and London, and one of the inte...
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Edmund William Gilbert
Edmund William Gilbert (1900–1973) was a British social geographer. He was Professor of Geography at the University of Oxford, from 1953 to 1967.and Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford. He defined geog...
Herbert John Fleure
Herbert John Fleure, FRS (6 June 1877 – 1 July 1969), was a zoologist and geographer. He was secretary of the Geographical Association, editor of Geography, and President of the Cambrian Archaeo...
Hal Lister
Hal Lister (1 May 1921 – 24 February 2010) was a British geographer and Arctic explorer. Hal was born Harold Lister in Keighley, West Yorkshire, and was educated at Keighley Grammar Sch...
John Adams (geographer)
Emeritus Professor John Adams of University College London, is a professor of geography and leading theorist on risk compensation. His book Risk is an analysis of how humans assess and respond to per...
Mike Kirkby
Michael J (Mike) Kirkby (born 6 May 1937) is a British geographer and Emeritus Professor of Physical Geography at the University of Leeds.Kirkby was educated at the University of Cambridge from which ...
Robin Butlin
Robin Butlin is emeritus professor of geography, and visiting research fellow, based in the School of Geography at the University of Leeds. Robin was a professor of historical geography and started wo...
Mike Crang
Dr. Michael A. Crang is a Professor in cultural geography at Durham University in the UK. He graduated from the University of Cambridge with a first in the Geographical Tripos and gained a PhD from th...
T. T. Paterson
Doctor Thomas Thomson Paterson (1909-1994), archaeologist, palaeontologist, geologist, glaciologist, geographer, anthropologist, ethnologist, sociologist, and world authority on administration, was cu...
Richard Peet
J. Richard Peet (born 16 April 1940 in Southport, England) is a professor of human geography at the Graduate School of Geography at Clark University in Worcester MA, USA. Peet received a BSc (Economic...
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John Crawfurd
John Crawfurd FRS (13 August 1783 – 11 May 1868) was a Scottish physician, colonial administrator and diplomat, and author. He is now best known for his work on Asian languages, his History of the Ind...
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Phil Rees (academic)
Phillip Howell Rees CBE FRGS, FBA (born 17th Sept 1944) is a British population geographer and demographer. He is currently Emeritus Professor of Population Geography at the University of Leeds.
B...
Trevor J. Barnes
Trevor John Barnes (born 14 July 1956, London, England) is a British geographer and Professor of Economic geography at the University of British Columbia.
Trevor Barnes received his Ph.D. in 1983 ...
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Derek Gregory
Derek Gregory Ph.D. (Cantab) FBA, FRSC (born March 1, 1951) is a British academic and geographer who is currently Peter Wall Distinguished Professor and Professor of Geography at the University of Bri...
Anthony Bebbington
Anthony Bebbington (born 1962) is a geographer, professor and Director of the Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, USA. He was previously Professor of Nature, Society and Development in Sch...
Richard G. Smith (geographer)
Dr Richard G Smith is a British geographer who has visited half the countries on Earth.Educated at the Universities of Hull (BA Hons Geography, 1st class, 1992) and Bristol (PhD, 1995 - supervised by ...
John Cole (geographer)
John Peter Cole (b. 1928, Sydney, Australia) is a British geographer. He graduated from the University of Nottingham in 1950. He later returned there to join the staff of the Geography Department, r...