Leeds Geological Association

Lecture Programme

Monthly Lecture Programme 2019


Lectures are usually held on Thursdays at 7:15 p.m at Leeds University in the Rupert Beckett Lecture Theatre in the Michael Sadler Building. Any exceptions are noted below.

The Green Lecture takes place on Wednesday 22nd May at 6:00 p.m. at the Business School Western Lecture Theatre. Entry is free but places are limited and must be reserved in advance at the event's Eventbright page. For further information use the links below:

Full Details of the Green Lecture

Register Your Attendance via Eventbrite

Business School Western Lecture Theatre - Venue Map and Accessibility

If travelling by car please be aware that the University have introduced a charge for parking on campus during the evening. Full details may be found at http://carparking.leeds.ac.uk/visitors.




31 - JAN - 19

Archaeopteryx and the Dinosaur - Bird Transition

Dr John Nudds
University of Manchester

21 - FEB - 19

Presentations by Students of the School of Earth and Environment, Leeds University

Final Year Students
Earth and Environment
University of Leeds

21 - MAR - 19

Victoria Cave and the Forgotten Climate Controversy

Dr Phil Murphy
Earth and Environment
University of Leeds

09 - MAY - 19

The Environmental Consequences of Volcanism

Dr Evgenia Ilyanskaya
Earth and Environment
Leeds University

22 - MAY - 19
Time: 18:00

The Green Lecture: Getting Information from Noise

Joint Meeting with SEE to be held at the Business School Western Lecture Theatre

Prof Roel Snieder
Colorado School of Mines

10 - OCT - 19

The Great Glen Fault Zone - Back and Forth for Longer Than We Thought

Dr Eddie Dempsey
University of Hull

07 - NOV - 19

Does Size Really Matter? A Look at Aeolian Forms

Dr Oliver Wakefield

05 - DEC - 19

AGM and Conversazione –
Short Talks and Displays by Members


Visitors are most welcome.

Details of previous lecture programmes are available here.