Professor Siwan Davies

Professor Siwan Davies

Personal Chair, Geography

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 295233

Welsh language proficiency

Fluent Welsh Speaker

Research Links

Academic Office - 206
Second Floor
Wallace Building
Singleton Campus

About

Professor Siwan Davies is a member of the Geography Department at Swansea University. 

Areas Of Expertise

  • Tephrochronology
  • Quaternary Science and palaeoenvironmental change
  • Abrupt and rapid climatic changes
  • Geochronology

Career Highlights

Research

Research Groups

Environmental Dynamics

Our research focuses on environmental variability throughout the Quaternary and the effects of future climatic change. It is centred on regions especially sensitive to environmental change (tropical, cold and wildfire-prone) and also considers interactions between climate change, human disturbance and catastrophic events.

Award Highlights
  • 2011 Philip Leverhulme prize in Geography £70,000.
  • 2013 Lyell Fund (Geological Society)