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  • Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

  • 53 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
19952019
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Biography

Sally completed her DPhil in 1994 and after four years in a research role was appointed to a lectureship in the School of Geography and Environmental Sciences. She has been Course Director for the Masters in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) since it began in 1999. Her teaching and research interests focus on the science, technology and application of GIS and geographic methodologies, with emphasis on the use of GIS to map, model and undertake spatial and statistical analysis and modelling of social, environmental and health impacts. These have been applied within University-funded projects such as widening access and spatial analysis of university data as well as to externally funded research. She is also involved in various outreach activities including encouraging and facilitating uptake of GIS within secondary education, and has represented Higher Education on a number of GI industry-related groups including the AGI(NI) committee. She was awarded Ulster University’s Distinguished Teaching Fellowship (team award) in 2009 and in 2015, is a recipient of the Digital Earth GIS Centre of Excellence award and winner of the Association of Geographical Information Education Award in 2015, together with colleagues in Geography and Education.

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Research Output 1995 2019

Prioritising sites for pollinators in a fragmented coastal nectar habitat network in Western Europe

Paterson, G., Smart, G., McKenzie, P. & Cook, S., 30 Oct 2019, In : Landscape Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
nectar
pollinator
habitat
connectivity
Western Europe
Open Access
geography
town
segregation
Group
poverty
5 Citations (Scopus)

If you are not one of them you feel out of place: understanding divisions in a Northern Irish town

Roulston, S., Hansson, U., Cook, S. & McKenzie, P., 31 Jan 2017, In : Children's Geographies. 15, 4, p. 452-465 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Northern Ireland
town
Geography
GPS
geography
16 Citations (Scopus)

Improving forest soil carbon models using spatial data and geostatistical approaches

Black, K., Creamer, R. E., Xenakis, G. & Cook, S., Nov 2014, In : Geoderma. 232-23, p. 487-499

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Methodological considerations when using local knowledge to infer spatial patterns of resource exploitation in an Irish Sea fishery

Shepperson, J., Murray, L. G., Cook, S., Whiteley, H. & Kaiser, M. J., Dec 2014, In : Biological Conservation. 180, p. 214-223

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle