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Current

  • Associate Professor in Ocean Exploration & Public Engagement at University of Southampton
  • Freelance (e.g. New Scientist, Nature, Guardian)

Experience

  • University of Southampton
  • New Scientist

Jon Copley's published articles – last 12 months*

20 articles since April 2000 with an average of 1183 words
  • 20 articles (since April 2000)
  • Average article: 39 column inches (1183 words)
  • Shortest article: 34 column inches (1018 words)
  • Longest article: 46 column inches (1394 words)

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*Please note that these statistics are based only on articles published online in these publications.

Experience

  • Associate Professor in Ocean Exploration & Public Engagement, University of Southampton

    2014 - present
  • Freelance (e.g. New Scientist, Nature, Guardian)

    2000 - present
  • Teaching Fellow, then Senior Teaching Fellow, then Lecturer, then Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton

    2000 - 2014
  • Intern, then Reporter, then Assistant News Editor, New Scientist

    1998 - 1999

Education

  • University of Southampton

    PhD, Deep-Sea Biology
    1994-1998
  • University of Southampton

    MSc, Oceanography
    1993-1994
  • University of Sheffield

    BSc(Hons), Zoology
    1989-1992

Books by Jon Copley

  • Ocean Life: Further Journeys Into The Abyss

    smashwords.com, 2013
  • Ocean Life: Expeditions And Essays Exploring The Abyss

    smashwords.com, 2012
  • Science, Not Art: Ten Scientists' Diaries

    Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 2003

Awards won

  • Highly Commended, Projects category, The Ocean Awards (for Massive Open Online Course on "Exploring Our Oceans", taken by >10,000 people)

    2016
  • Biosciences Federation Science Communication Award for Established Researchers

    2008
  • British Association for the Advancement of Science Charles Lyell Lecture Award

    2007
  • 1st Prize, New Scientist / Wellcome Trust Millennial Essay Competition

    1997
  • 2nd Prize, The Daily Telegraph Young Science Writer Awards

    1996

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