Dr Alan Hastie

Dr Alan Hastie

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
NERC Fellow/lecturer

Contact details

Address
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Alan is a geologist and igneous petrologist working on large igneous provinces, subduction zone magmatism and generation of the Earth's first continental crust. His current research focuses on experimental petrology to determine if fusing oceanic plateau material can be linked to early crustal generation.

Qualifications

  • MGeol - University of Leicester (1998-2002)
  • PhD - Cardiff University (2003-2007)


Biography

  • Postdoctoral research assistant - Cardiff University (2008-2010)
  • Lecturer in Mineralogy and Petrology - Kingston University (2010-2012)
  • NERC Fellow - University of Edinburgh (2012-2013)