Dr Jeremy Everest

Dr Jeremy Everest Survey Geologist Quaternary

Location: Edinburgh

Tel: 0131 6500 203

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  •  2010 –2012 :  Project Leader of Great Glen Quaternary Data Capture
  •  2008 –2011 :  Project Leader of Modern Glacial Landscapes
  •  2007 –2012 :  Project Leader of Glacier Monitoring BGS observatory at Virkisjökull
  •  2005 –2009 :  Project Leader of BGS Iceland Training Course
  •  2003 :  PhD University of Edinburgh, Cairngorm Deglaciation (Scotland)
  •  1995 :  MA University of Edinburgh, Geography


  •  Field survey- Quaternary
  •  Glacial geomorphology and geology
  •  Terrestrial Cosmogenic Nuclide (TCN) dating

Current projects and collaboration

Research interests

  •  Antarctic Peninsula Ice Sheet environmental change
  •  Glacial geomorphology
  •  Ice Sheet reconstruction
  •  Monitoring impacts of climate change on Icelandic glaciers
  •  Terrestrial Cosmogenic Nuclide (TCN) dating

Published outputs

Key papers

Johnson, Joanne S.; Everest, Jeremy; Leat, Philip T.; Golledge, Nicholas; Rood, Dylan H.; Stuart, Finlay M.. 2012 The deglacial history of NW Alexander Island, Antarctica, from surface exposure dating. Quaternary Research, 77 (2). 273-280. 10.1016/j.yqres.2011.11.012

Phillips, Emrys, Everest, Jez, Reeves, Helen. 2012. Micromorphological evidence for subglacial multiphase sedimentation and deformation during overpressurized fluid flow associated with hydrofracturing. Boreas, Article first published online: 24th May 2012. DOI: 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2012.00261.x

Golledge, Nicholas; Everest, Jeremy; Bradwell, Tom; Johnson, Joanne. 2010 Lichenometry on Adelaide Island, Antarctic Peninsula : size-frequency studies, growth rates and snowpatches. Geografiska Annaler Series A Physical Geography, 92 (1). 111-124. 10.1111/j.1468-0459.2010.00381.x

Phillips, Emrys; Everest, Jez; Diaz Doce, Diego. 2010 Bedrock controls on subglacial landform distribution and geomorphological processes : evidence from the Late Devensian Irish Sea Ice Stream. Sedimentary Geology, 232 (3-4). 98-118. 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2009.11.004

Bradwell, Tom; Stoker, Martyn; Golledge, Nicholas; Wilson, Christian Kverneland; Merritt, Jon; Long, David; Everest, Jeremy; Hestvik, O.B.; Stevenson, Alan; Hubbard, Alun; Finlayson, Andrew; Mathers, Hannah. 2008 The northern sector of the last British ice sheet : maximum extent and demise. Earth-Science Reviews, 88 (3-4). 207-226. 10.1016/j.earscirev.2008.01.008