Dave is Deputy Director of iCASP and Director of Research Impact in the School of Earth and Environment. He moved to Leeds from the University of Liverpool in 2012, and was appointed Professor of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy in 2015. His research aims to improve understanding of the links between drainage basin evolution and the depositional archives in sedimentary basins.
Dave has supervised 45 PhD students in the Stratigraphy Group (@stratleeds), and continues to lead field-based research in South Africa and Argentina. He enjoys the challenges of co-developing research programmes and disseminating research results to partners.