Leadership (grants and events)

Leadership

2018. Davis A. and Baker A. Advancing our understanding of long-term ecologya Thematic Session at the British Ecological Society Annual Meeting 2018, Birmingham, UK. Session keynote: Jack Williams, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA.

2016-2018. Co-chair of UCL’s Environment Domain Early-career Network (EDEN). (Co-chairs: Dr Carla Washbourne and Judith Ament). Website.

2016. Workshop organiser. Lake BESS in the Broads. Workshop Announcement.

2015. Workshop organiser. Lake BESS in the ULE. Workshop Announcement.

2015. Workshop co-organiser: NERC-BESS resilience workshop, London. (PI Prof Adrian Newton, Bournemouth, co-organisers Dr Phil Martin and Dr Hannah Burton). Workshop Announcement.

2012-2013. Workshop co-organiser: Palaeo50 Workshop, University of Oxford. With Dr Alistair Seddon (Bergen, Norway) and Prof Anson Mackay (UCL). Grant applications, workshop publicizing and organization, publication of results. Publication.

2003-2005. Head of Charity: Non-profit organisation La Galerie, Geneva, Switzerland.

Relevant grants held

2015. £4000 from NERC-BESS. For organising a workshop on ecological resilience held at Darwin House, London, June 2015. (PI Prof Adrian Newton, Bournemouth, co-organisers Dr Phil Martin and Dr Hannah Burton)

2012. £8000 from the British Ecological Society, the Quaternary Research Association, Pages-IGBP and the University of Oxford. For organising a horizon-scanning workshop with international participants. This workshop led to the publication of Seddon, Mackay, Baker et al. 2014, Journal of Ecology. (PI Dr Alistair Seddon, Bergen, Norway, co-organiser Prof Anson Mackay, UCL).

2009 – 14. A total of £1700 worth of small grants to attend botany field meetings and identification courses (from Jesus College, Oxford, the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland and the British Bryological Society).