Dr Hayley Manners
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Dr Hayley Manners

Lecturer in Organic Chemistry

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

Role

  • Lecturer in organic geochemistry, Petroleum and Environmental Geochemistry Group, Plymouth University, September 2015 - present     
    Teaching on the following modules:
    - CHM1011 - Practice of Chemistry
    - CHM1012 - Organic and Inorganic Chemistry 1
    - CHM1014 - Solving Chemical Problems
    - CHM1015 - Organic and Inorganic Chemistry 2
    - CHM2015 - Analytical Chemistry 2
    - CHM3015 - Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Committee member on the Cultural Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Plymouth University, September 2015  - present

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, July 2013 - present
  • PhD student, Centre for Research in Earth Sciences, Plymouth University, October 2009 - January 2014 

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    

Research interests

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

Grants & contracts

  • 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 ~£2,250


Manners, H.R., Grimes, S.T., Sutton, P.A., Domingo, L., Leng, M.J., Twitchett,R.J., Hart, M.B., Dunkley Jones, T., Pancost, R.D., Duller, R., Lopez-Martinez,N., 2014. Reply to comment on: Magnitude and profile of organic carbon isotoperecords from the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum: Evidence from northernSpain. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 395, 294-295

Manners, H.R. , Grimes, S.T., Sutton, P.A., Domingo, L., Leng,M.J., Twitchett, R.J., Hart, M.B., Dunkley Jones, T., Pancost, R.D., Duller,R., Lopez-Martinez, N., 2013. Magnitude and profile of organic carbon isotoperecords from the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum: Evidence from northernSpain. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 376, 220-230

Belt, S.T., Vare, L.L.,Massé, G., Manners, H.R. , Price, J.C., MacLachlan, S.E., Andrews,J.T., Schmidt, S., 2010. Striking similarities in temporal changes to springsea ice occurrence across the central Canadian Arctic Archipelago over the last7000 years.  Quaternary Science Reviews,  29, 3489-350