Dr Hayley Manners
Profiles

Dr Hayley Manners

Lecturer in Organic Chemistry

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

Role

  • Lecturer in Organic Chemistry 
    Teaching on the following modules:
    • CHM010 - Chemistry 2
    • CHM1011 - Practice of Chemistry (Module Leader)
    • CHM1012 - Organic and Inorganic Chemistry 1
    • CHM1014 - Solving Chemical Problems (Module Leader)
    • CHM2015 - Analytical Chemistry 2
    • CHM3015 - Advanced Organic Chemistry

  • Stage 1 Tutor
  • Committee member on the Equality Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Plymouth University

Qualifications

  • 2014 PhD Earth Sciences "A multi-proxy study of the Palaeocene - Eocene Thermal Maximum in northern Spain"
  • 2009 BSc Analytical Chemistry (1st class honours degree)
    Associated awards
    - 2009 University of Plymouth Analytical Chemistry prize
    - 2008 Royal Society of Chemistry Analytical Chemistry prize
    - 2007 Oxford University Press Analytical Chemistry prize

Professional membership

Fellow of the Geological Society
Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Member of the European Association of Organic Geochemists
Member of the British Mass Spectrometry Society

Research interests

  • Environmental organic geochemistry
  • Carbon cycle dynamics
  • Palaeo-organic geochemistry
  • Applied analytical geochemistry
  • Stable isotope geochemistry
  • Palaeoclimate reconstruction

Grants & contracts

  • May 2017 £50,000 awarded by the NERC UK IODP Moratorium Award for the investigation of organic markers of microbial activity in volcanic ash in the deep biosphere
  • August 2013 £300 awarded by the British Mass Spectrometry Society for travel to the 26th International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry (IMOG) 2013, Tenerife, Spain
  • July 2013 £200 awarded by Plymouth University Conference Fund for registration fees for the 26th International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry (IMOG) 2013, Tenerife, Spain
  • December 2012 £250 awarded by the Geochemistry Group (speciality group of the Geological Society of London) for travel to the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting 2012, San Francisco, California, USA
  • July 2011 $1000 awarded by The Society for Organic Petrology (TSOP) for palynological sample preparation at the British Geological Survey headquarters, Nottingham
  • May 2011 £200 awarded by the Geochemistry Group (speciality group of the Geological Society of London) for travel to Climate and Biota of the Early Paleogene 2011 conference, Salzburg
  • March 2011 £300 awarded by the Centre for Research in Earth Sciences for palynological sample preparation at the British Geological Survey headquarters, Nottingham
  • February 2011 £400 awarded by the Centre for Research in Earth Sciences for travel and subsistence at a NEBROC organic biogeochemistry course at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ)
    Total ~£52,250


Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Dunkley Jones T, Manners HR, Hoggett M, Kirtland Turner S, Westerhold T, Leng MJ, Pancost RD, Ridgwell A, Alegret L & Duller R 2018 'Dynamics of sediment flux to a bathyal continental margin section through the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum' Climate of the Past 14, (7) 1035-1049 , DOI
Murray NA, McManus J, Palmer MR, Haley B & Manners HR 2018 'Diagenesis in tephra-rich sediments from the Lesser Antilles Volcanic Arc: Pore fluid constraints' Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , DOI PEARL
Dunkley Jones T, Manners H, Hoggett M, Kirtland Turner S, Westerhold T, Leng M, Pancost R, Ridgwell A, Alegret L & Duller R 2018 'Dynamics of sediment flux to a bathyal continental margin section through the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum' Climate of the Past , DOI PEARL
Manners HR 2014 'A Multi-Proxy Study of the PETM at the Zumaia Section, northern Spain' Rendiconti online della Società Geologica Italiana 31, 147-148 , DOI
Manners HR, Grimes ST, Sutton PA, Domingo L, Leng MJ, Twitchett RJ, Hart MB, Jones TD, Pancost RD & Duller R 2014 'Reply to comment on “Magnitude and profile of organic carbon isotope records from the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum: Evidence from northern Spain” by Manners et al. [Earth Planet. Sci. Lett. 376 (2013) 220–230]' Earth and Planetary Science Letters 395, 294-295 , DOI
Manners HR, Grimes ST, Sutton PA, Domingo L, Leng MJ, Twitchett RJ, Hart MB, Dunkley Jones T, Pancost RD & Duller R 2013 'Magnitude and profile of organic carbon isotope records from the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum: Evidence from northern Spain' Earth and Planetary Science Letters 376, 220-230 , DOI
Belt ST, Vare LL, Massé G, Manners HR, Price JC, MacLachlan SE, Andrews JT & Schmidt S 2010 'Striking similarities in temporal changes to spring sea ice occurrence across the central Canadian Arctic Archipelago over the last 7000 years' Quaternary Science Reviews 29, (25-26) 3489-3504 , DOI