Sarah Greenwood - short CV  



2008:  PhD (Geography)

University of Sheffield

2004:  BSc (Geography)

University of Sheffield


Professional employment:

2017 -              Wallenberg Academy Fellow

  Department of Geological Sciences

  Stockholm University

2013 -              Research Scientist

  Department of Geological Sciences

  Stockholm University

2010 - 2012      Post-doctoral researcher

  Department of Geological Sciences

  Stockholm University

2008 - 2010      Post-doctoral researcher

  Department of Physical Geography & Quaternary Geology

  Stockholm University


Research Grants:

2017 - 2022. Wallenberg Academy Fellowship: The Baltic and Bothnian Basins: templates for marine ice sheet retreat.

2016 - 2017. Project grant: READY: Retreat dynamics of marine-based ice sheets. INQUA. Co-PIs: L. Bjarnadóttir, S. Greenwood, L. Simkins, M. Winsborrow.

2014 - 2017. Project grant: Ice flow and retreat dynamics in the western Ross Sea: configuration, competition and collapse. Vetenskaprådet (Swedish Research Council).

2013 - 2014. Project grant: Missing links in the Swedish glacial retreat history: geophysical survey of submerged archives. Geological Survey of Sweden.

Current Teaching:


Tellus II Geology (Bachelors 1st year)

Palaeoclimatology and the Ocean System. Course director. (Bachelors 3rd year)


Tellus III Geology (Scotland, Bachelors 1st year)


Palaeoceanography and Palaeoclimatology I (Bachelors 3rd year)