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Dr Andrew Phillips BSc, PhD, SFHEA

Senior Teaching Fellow in Environmental GIS

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Dr Andrew Phillips is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Environmental GIS within Geography and Environmental Science at the University of Southampton.

Andrew joined Geography and Environmental Science in 2016 having previously worked at the University of Sheffield. He has wide ranging experience in a number of disciplines all linked through their use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS). He aims to pass on his experience and continued practice to students through his teaching.


PhD: Development of geomorphologically meaningful measures of land form (University of Sheffield)

BSc: Environmental Geosciences (University of Sheffield)


2018 – Present: Senior Teaching Fellow in Environmental GIS, Geography and Environmental Science, University of Southampton

2016 – 2017: Teaching Fellow in Environmental GIS, Geography and Environmental Science, University of Southampton

2015 – 2016: Teaching Associate, Department of Geography, University of Sheffield

2014 – 2016: Research Associate, Urban Studies and Planning, University of Sheffield

2012 – 2016: Lecturer/Tutor, Department for Lifelong Learning, University of Sheffield

2011 – 2014: Research Associate, Catchment Science Centre, University of Sheffield

2008 – 2011: GIS Analyst, South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive


Research interests

My interest and skills in GIS have enabled me to undertake research across multiple disciplines.

These include:

  • Hydrological and water quality modelling
  • Spatial modelling of socio-economic data for resource allocation
  • Geospatial technologies and visualisation


Research group

Environmental Change and Sustainability (ECaS)

Ethics Officer

Module lead:

GEOG2010 Introductory Geographic Information Systems

GEOG6026 Skills and Project Work

GEOG6034 GIS for Environmental Management (ODL)

GEOG6061/6068 Core Skills in GIS

GEOG6095 GIS for Environmental Management


Teaching on:

GEOG1010 Curiosity, Creativity and Communication; Studying Geography at University

GEOG1011 Dangerous World

GEOG2030 Exploring Physical Environments: Overseas Fieldcourse

GEOG3018 Geography Research Project

GEOG6035 Dissertation (GIS)

GEOG6036 Research Project



Dr Andrew Phillips
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Room Number : 44/2084

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