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Dr Laura Turnbull

Lecturer in the Department of Geography
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41909
Fax: +44 (0) 191 33 41801
Room number: 234

Contact Dr Laura Turnbull (email at laura.turnbull@durham.ac.uk)

Biography

  • 2014 - present: Lecturer, Department of Geography, Durham University
  • 2012 - 2014: Junior Research Fellow, Institute of Hazards, Risk and Resilience, Department of Geography, Durham University
  • 2009 - 2012: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University, USA
  • 2008 - 2009: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Geography, University of Sheffield
  • 2005 - 2008: PhD "Ecohydrological interactions across a semi-arid grassland to shrubland transition", Department of Geography, University of Sheffield
  • 2003 - 2004: MSc, Department of Geography, King's College London
  • 2000 - 2003: BSc, Department of Geography, Durham University

Research Groups

Department of Geography

Selected Publications

Books: edited

Books: sections

  • Turnbull, L., Hochstrasser, T., Wieczorek, M., Baas, A., Wainwright, J., Scarsoglio, S., Tietjen, B, Jeltsch, F & Mueller, E.N (2013). Approaches to modelling ecogeomorphic systems. In Patterns of Land Degradation in Drylands: Understanding Self-Organised Ecogeomorphic Systems. Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull, L. Springer.
  • Caylor, K.K., Okin, G.S., Turnbull, L., Wainwright, J., Wiegand, T., Franz, T.E. & Parsons, A.J (2013). Integrating short-and long-range processes intomodels: the emergence of pattern. In Patterns of Land Degradation in Drylands: Understanding Self-Organised Ecogeomorphic Systems. Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull, L. Springer.
  • Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull, L. (2013). Land degradation in drylands: an ecogeomorphological approach. In Patterns of Land Degradation in Drylands: Understanding Self-Organised Ecogeomorphic Systems. Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull, L. Springer.
  • Cerda, A., Gallart, R., Li, J., Papanastasis, V.P., Parmenter, R.R., Turnbull, L., Parsons, A.J & Wainwright, J (2013). Long-range ecogeomorphic processes. In Patterns of Land Degradation in Drylands: Understanding Self-Organised Ecogeomorphic Systems. Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull. Springer.
  • Jeltsch, F., Lefever, R., Turnbull, L., Scarsoglio, S., Alados, C.L., Rallart, F., Mueller, E.N, Millington, J, Wainwright, J, Wierzoerek, M & Grimm, V (2013). Resilience, self-organization, complexity and pattern formation. In Patterns of Land Degradation in Drylands: Understanding Self-Organised Ecogeomorphic Systems. Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull, L. Springer.
  • Turnbull, L., Wainwright, J. & Ravi, S. (2013). Vegetation change in the southwestern USA: patterns and processes. In Patterns of Land Degradation in Drylands: Understanding Self-Organised Ecogeomorphic Systems. Mueller, E.N., Wainwright, J., Parsons, A.J. & Turnbull, L. Springer.

Articles: magazine

  • Turnbull, L. (2011). Phosphorus and food security: Framing a global sustainability challenge through art. The Sustainability Review 2(2).

Journal papers: academic

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