Dr. John Conway is a Principal Lecturer in Soil and Earth Systems Sciences. He is also the Director of Research, a member of Senior Management Group, International Advisory Group and Academic Board and the Programme Director for MSc in International Rural Development and Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security. Dr Conway's research and consultancy interests cover a wide range of environmental and soil management topics, including major studies on nitrogen losses, Agricultural Land Classification and Soil Surveys. His interests include: climate change, soils research, renewable energy and sustainable development among others.