Jonathan Mosedale

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Member of  Dr Ilya Maclean's research group.

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Dr Jonathan Mosedale

Associate Research Fellow

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Having previously completed research on how oak wood influences the maturation of wines and spirits, I am currently looking at the potential implications of climate change for the Cornish wine industry.  I have worked as a Statistician and Senior Policy Adviser within the Department for Transport, working on science and technology policies to improve transport security and information management. A minister in the Church of England, I am also interested  in the relationship between science, culture and religion, particularly how it shapes the way we value and perceive the natural world.

I am also a member of the Biosciences department in the College of Life and Environmental Sciences.

Research publication titles

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Research interests

  • Oenology and viticulture 
  • Temperate, broadleaf forest management and conservation 
  • Science and technology in policy making 
  • Relationship between science, culture and religion and how this shapes the way we perceive and value the natural world.

Current projects

  •  Prospects for Cornish Wine in a warmer world

Qualifications

1989 BSc in Biology (Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of London)
1990
MSc in Biological Computation (University of York)
1994
DPhil in Oak properties influencing the maturation of whisky (University of Oxford)
1999
BA in Theology (Faculté de théologie protestante de Montpellier)

Career

2005-07 Policy Adviser & Head of Technology Strategy Branch, Department for Transport
2003-05 Faststream Statistician, Department for Transport
2000-01 Associate Lecturer, Institut de theologie protestante de Montpellier
1996-99 Postdoctoral Researcher, INRA Montpellier
1995 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford

Contact details

Email j.mosedale@exeter.ac.uk
Building Environment and Sustainability Institute
Room 1.03
Address University of Exeter
Penryn Campus
Penryn
Cornwall TR10 9FE
UK