Dr Alison Turner

Dr Alison Turner

Lecturer in Extended Science (Education)

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)


Lecturer in Chemistry and Foundation Science 

Environmental Geochemist 


PGCAP (2017) Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice 
PhD (2011)  Environmental Geochemistry. Diffuse Mine Water Pollution - Quantification and Risk Assessment in the Tamar Catchment. University of Plymouth.
MSc (2006) Environmental Geochemistry. University of Leeds.
BSc Hons (2002) Chemistry with Diploma in Industrial Studies. Loughborough University.  

Teaching interests

General foundation level chemistry (all aspects)
Environmental science
Environmental chemistry
Analytical chemistry
Inorganic chemistry
Aqueous geochemistry
Science communication and communication skills.

Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Research interests

Mine water pollution monitoring, management and remediation
Risk assessment
Spatial analysis

Other academic activities

Member of the University Ethics Committee