Professional summary

Research Interests

Soils, Informatics, data, Predatory Bird Monitoring Scheme (PBMS), WILDCOMS network, DOI

Brief CV

My main role at CEH requires expertise in science information management and the use of data management planning tools. I help staff to identify and manage data that requires a DOI and help staff to prepare data and metadata for depositing with the EIDC  and populating the Environmental Information Platform CEH data catalogue with metadata.

I also work on projects as a data manager data or manage data management planning e.g. the Predatory Bird Monitoring Scheme (PBMS), Transfer of Radionuclides to the Environment (TREE).

I am a trained internal auditor to ISO9001 and carry out internal Quality Management system (QMS) audits at Lancaster to prepare staff for working in compliance with QMS.

I manage addition of the content to three Drupal project websites. I also manage addition of news items to Facebook and Twitter for the PBMS.

Selected papers:

Valery Kashparov, Sviatoslav Levchuk, Marina Zhurba, Valentyn Protsak, Yuri Khomutinin, Nicholas A Beresford, and Jacqueline S Chaplow. Spatial datasets of radionuclide contamination in the Ukrainian Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 339-353, DOI: 10.5194/essd-10-339-2018, 2018.

Chaplow, J S, Beresford, N A, and Barnett, C L. Post-Chernobyl surveys of radiocaesium in soil, vegetation, wildlife and fungi in Great Britain. Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 7, 215-221, DOI: 10.5194/essd-7-215-2015, 2015.


BSc Hons Applied Biology (1st Class) 2003 University of Central Lancashire