People

Myles Allen

Professor of Geosystem Science

Myles examines how human and natural influences on climate contribute to observed climate change and risks of extreme weather and in quantifying their implications for long-range climate forecasts.
 DTP Supervisor

E: myles.allen@ouce.ox.ac.uk
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Rachel James

Research and Teaching Fellow

Rachel investigates climate change and African rainfall systems. She is working to develop climate science to inform climate change policy and adaptation planning

E: rachel.james@ouce.ox.ac.uk
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Patrick McSharry

Head of Catastrophe Risk Financing

Patrick develops quantitative methods for forecasting and risk analysis using statistical techniques to combine information from climate models, numerical weather prediction and historical observations.  Applications include wind power generation, energy demand, catastrophe modelling and the economic impacts of climate change.
 DTP Supervisor

E: patrick.mcsharry@smithschool.ox.ac.uk
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Lisa Schipper

Environmental Social Science Research Fellow

Lisa’s research focuses on adaptation and vulnerability to climate change and disaster risk reduction in developing countries.

E: lisa.schipper@ouce.ox.ac.uk
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Peter Walton

Knowledge Exchange Research Fellow

Having previously worked at UKCIP in developing support mechanisms for UKCP09, Pete has returned in a broader capacity to support knowledge exchange and stakeholder engagement with the wider climate community at the University.

E: peter.walton@ouce.ox.ac.uk