Professor Grant Bigg
Professor in Earth Systems Science
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While my specialist teaching is in the fields of oceanography and meteorology, throughout what I teach at both undergraduate and postgraduate level I try to convey the importance of thinking of subjects from an interdisciplinary perspective, using a range of tools students pick up in our skills modules.
This is very much a research-led teaching style, exposing students to current ideas about my specialist subjects as well as the other areas I teach, or the wide range of dissertation topics I supervise. While this involves large-scale lectures when necessary, it also involves tutorial groups and individual supervision, particularly at Masters level.
Grant teaches on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses including:
All staff also engage in personal supervision and tutoring of individual students at all three undergraduate levels in the following modules: