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Dr Catriona Menzies, PhD, BSc (hons)

Assistant Professor in the Department of Earth Sciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 44603
Room number: Rm 321

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2019-present: Assistant Professor in Earth Sciences, Durham University

2018-2019: Lecturer in Geology, University of Aberdeen

2013-2018: Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Teaching Fellow, University of Southampton

2008-2012: PhD in Geochemistry, University of Southampton

2004-2008: Bsc (hons) Geoscience, University of St. Andrews 

Research Groups

Department of Earth Sciences

Research Interests

  • Active tectonics
  • Alpine Fault, New Zealand
  • Chemical Weathering
  • Fault rocks
  • Fluid flow
  • Fluid-rock interactions
  • Geochemical cycling/ Carbon cycle
  • Geochemistry
  • Hot springs
  • Isotope Geochemistry
  • Marinana Convergent Margin
  • Mud Volcanoes
  • Seismic cycle
  • Serpentinisation
  • Subduction zones

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