About us

Our aims are to:

Provide a platform and intellectual community for geographers to engage in discussions of the digital and geography

  • Help stimulate and deepen critical engagement and conceptualisation of the digital, both within Geography and beyond
  • Offer a focal point within Geography to showcase the relevance of geographical research in contemporary discussions of the digital
  • Nurture discussion of how digital technologies are changing the methods of geographical research, scholarship, teaching, writing and impact work
  • Develop links to other disciplines, networks and practitioner communities related to “the digital”
Committee roles:

Chair: Dorothea Kleine University of Sheffield   Email
Secretary: Sammia Poveda University of Sheffield Email
Treasurer: Phil Jones University of Birmingham Email
Membership secretary: Tess Osborne University of Birmingham Email
Web coordinator: Emma Fraser University of Lancaster Email
Events co-ordinator: Hannah Awcock Independent Email
Postgraduate representative: Adam Packer University of Oxford Email
Postgraduate representative: Jennie Day Newcastle University Email

Ordinary members:

Rory Padfield Oxford Brooks Email
Jeremy Crampton Newcastle University Email
Sam Kinsley University of Exeter Email