Miss Holly Pearson
Profiles

Miss Holly Pearson

Demonstrator

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

Role

PhD Student

Qualifications

BSc (hons) Environmental Earth Science (2009 - 2012)

Dissertation entitled "Soil contamination of two mine sites in SW England: the potential implications of arsenic upon human health"

PhD research student 2012-present
"Speciation and Bioavailability of Metals in Estuaries"


Research interests

Metal speciation and bioavailability
Metal ecotoxicology
Voltammetric techniques
Estuarine biogeochemistry

Medical geology
Mining

Equine anatomy and physiology
Equine biomechanics
Equine behaviour and phsychology 

Grants & contracts

Marine Institute Grant for joint project with Plymouth University's ERIC group

Research groups

  • Biogeochemistry Research Centre (BGC)