How to find us

The Lyell Centre
Research Avenue South
EH14 4AP

Tel: +44 (0)131 667 1000

Contact Claire Buchanan for press office enquiries.

Co-directors of The Lyell Centre

Tracy Shimmield

Tracy Shimmield (British Geological Survey)
Tracy is a marine geochemist, who joined BGS in October 2016 as Co-Director of the Lyell Centre. International engagements have been a feature of Tracy's career and she has spent time in Papua New Guinea and South America advising on mine waste management.

Dr Thomas Wagner

Tom Wagner (Heriot-Watt University)
Tom is a geologist with a broad profile in marine sciences and geochemistry, who joined HWU in January 2016 as Professor of Earth System Science and in October 2016 as HWU Co-Director of the Lyell Centre. His expertise lies in assessing the role and functioning of carbon and nutrients as primary drivers of Ecosystems, Climate Change and Energy Resources in the modern and past Earth’s climate system.

Staff at The Lyell Centre