Dr Sarah Lee

Associate Professor in Geology

School/Department: Geography Geology & The Environment, School of

Telephone: +44 (0)116 252 3800



My work is centred around teaching and the needs of the students. I am responsible for and teach modules across all years and am the Programme Lead for Geology degrees as well as Welfare Tutor.


Jaff, R.B.N., Wilkinson, I.P., Lee, S.V., Zalasiewicz, J.A., Lawa, F. and Williams, M.R., 2015. Biostratigraphy and palaeoceanography of the early Turonian-early Maastrichtian planktonic foraminifera of NE Iraq. Journal of Micropalaeontology, doi:10.1144/jmpaleo2014-020.

Busfield, M.E., Lee, J.R., Riding, J.B., Zalasiewicz, J.A. and Lee, S.V., 2015. Pleistocene till provenance in east Yorkshire: reconstructing ice flow of the British North Sea Lobe. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association, 126 (1), 86-99.

Jaff, R.B.N., Williams, M., Wilkinson, I.P., Lawa, F., Lee, S.V. and Zalasiewicz, J.A., 2014. A refined foraminiferal biostratigraphy for the Late Campanian-Early Maastrichtian succession of northeast Iraq. GeoArabia, 19, 161-180.

Lee, S.V. and Cundy, A., 2001. Heavy metal contamination and mixing processes in sediments from the Humber Estuary, Eastern England. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 53, 619-63.


GL1100 Tutorials
GL1101 The Rock Cycle
GL1105 Geological Maps and Structures
GL1106 Introductory Field Course
GL2100 Geological Field Skills
GL2105 Depositional Processes and Environments
GL3101 Dissertation
GL4101 Research Project


BSc Geology, Cardiff University (1992).

MSc Applied Oceanography, Bangor University (1994).

PhD "A study of sedimentation in two European estuaries; the Humber and the Dollard." Cardiff University (1999).

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

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