Andrew Robert Henry Swan
School of Geography, Geology and the Environment
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing
Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE
The author graduated from Imperial College, London, with a BSc in Geology in 1978, and then gained a PhD at Leeds University in 1984 on numerical analysis of Carboniferous ammonoids, supervised by Bill Ramsbottom. After a year working with Bruce Saunders at Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania and 3 years at University College Swansea, Wales, he gained a lectureship at his current place of work (Kingston University, London). He teaches palaeontology and statistical methods, and is currently Deputy Head of the School of Geography, Geology and the Environment.