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Dr

Thomas Cummins

Lecturer/Assistant Professor

School of Agriculture and Food Science

CONTACT DETAILS

01 716 7744
thomas.cummins@ucd.ie
University College Dublin, School of Agriculture and Food Science, Agriculture and Food Science Belfield Dublin 4

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BIO

Lecturer in Soil Science. Researcher in anthropogenic soils, cultural interactions with soil, and soils in archaeology. Supporting research in UCD Soil Science on ecosystem processes in terrestrial ecosystems (especially forests) including biogeochemistry and greenhouse gas emissions.Ph.D. The Archaeology of Anthropogenic Soils in Ireland, 2007. B.Agr.Sc. Forestry, 1988.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Tutor
    University College Dublin School of Archaeology1 Sep 2002 - 30 Apr 2005
  • Lecturer in Soil Science
    University College Dublin School of Biology and Environmental Science30 Dec 1999 - present
  • Lecturer in Soil Science
    University College Dublin School of Agriculture and Food Science1 Jul 2008 - present

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Soil Specialist
    Margaret Gowen & Co. Ltd1 Jul 2003 - 31 Aug 2005

DEGREES

  • BAgrSc
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    University College Dublin

LANGUAGES

  • Dutch; Flemish
    Can read
  • French
    Can read
  • German
    Can read