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Our staff

Our academic staff pursue research as part of the UCL-Birkbeck Institute of Earth and Planetary Sciences.

Staff categories

These are our Birkbeck staff categories within the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. 

Head of Department 

Academics 

Honorary Research Fellows

Professional and support contacts

  • Richard Throup, Undergraduate Assistant School Manager: Room 527, Malet Street, tel: +44 (0)20 7079 0608
  • Yvonne Ng, Undergraduate Team Leader: Room 501, Malet Street, tel: +44 (0)20 7631 6206
  • Peter Gaunt, Administrator: Room 501, Malet Street, tel: +44 (0)20 7631 6665
  • Benedict Ipgrave, Administrator: Room 501, Malet Street, tel: +44 (0)20 3073 8032

Finance, research grants and PHD students 

Technicians

  • Maz Iqbal, Technical Services Manager: Room 610c, Malet Street, Birkbeck, London WC1E 7HX, tel: +44 (0)20 3073 8031
  • Hank Sombroek, Technician: UCL based, room 34, second floor, South Wing tel: +44 (0)20 3073 8034