Julia Barrott joined SEI Oxford in December 2015 as a weADAPT Knowledge Manager and part-time Research Fellow.
Julia manages and curates content for and supports the development of the weADAPT platform, fostering current and new collaborations with internal and external partners. She has contributed towards research outputs related to the COBAM project and she is currently involved in research relating to SEI’s initiative on Climate Finance.
Julia holds a master’s degree in Environmental Geoscience from Imperial College London and a DPhil in Earth Sciences from the University of Oxford. Her undergraduate masters degree included modules in systems science, environmental engineering, hydrology, waste management, natural resources, and both geological and geochemical (water contamination) mapping. Her postgraduate research focused on reconstructing past climate change in NW Africa, where she lead several week’s fieldwork. Inspired by her time in the field and the current global state, she is now looking to pursue a research path relevant to sustainable development, climate change adaptation and mitigation.