Professor Damon Teagle

Professor Damon Teagle

Director of SMMI

Research interests

  • • Formation and evolution of the ocean crust
  • • Fluid-rock interactions and Ore mineralisation
  • • Geochemical analysis

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Major Roles:

Director of the Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute (2018–

Professor of Geochemistry, School of Ocean and Earth Science, Naitonal Oceanography Centre Southampton.

Co-Chief Scientist Integrated Ocean Discovery Program IODP Expedition 390/393 South Atlantic Transect

Interim Chief Scientific Cfficer, Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute, Larnaka, Cyprus

Associate Editor – Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (2018–

Guest Editor – Lithos: Special issue "The life cycle of obducted ocean lithosphere from the ancient seafloor to modern active processes: New understandings of the Earth system illuminated by the Oman Drilling Project investigations of the Samail ophiolite"

Guest Editor – Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth Ophiolites and Oceanic Lithosphere, With a Focus on the Samail Ophiolite in Oman