Professor David Vaughan

at British Antarctic Survey

Head of IceSheets Programme, British Antarctic Survey

Professor David Vaughan has worked at NERC's British Antarctic Survey since 1985, and now leads the BAS's IceSheets programme. He is a Coordinating Lead Author for the 5th Assessment Review of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. He has led 7 scientific campaigns in remote parts of Antarctica and now his research focuses on the contribution of ice sheets to sea-level rise.