Simon is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Partnership Strategy) and Professor of Physical Geography. He is also currently Honorary Professor at Swansea University, previously a short-term visiting fellow at Jesus College, Oxford, and a former Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wales Trinity Saint David.
At Bath Spa, Simon is a member of the Senior Leadership Group and has responsibility for the University's Educational Partnerships Strategy and the Centre for Educational Partnerships.
- BSc (Hons) in Geography and Geology, University of Keele
- MSc in Micropalaeontology, University of Southampton
- PhD in Quaternary Palaeoceanography, University of South Wales
- Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (PFHEA)
- Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS)
- Fellow of the Geological Society (FGS)
- Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA)
Other external roles
- External Examiner at Aberystwyth University
Areas of expertise
- Educational Partnerships
- Learning and Teaching
- Climate Change Education
- Physical Geography
- Numerous newspaper and magazine articles, contributions to radio and television programmes.
Research and academic outputs
Skellern, A, Haslett, S.K, Chilcott, M and Longman, D (2011) 'Climate change education through a blended learning Google Earth exercise.' In: Haslett, S K, France, D and Gedye, S, eds. Pedagogy of climate change. Higher Education Academy, Plymouth. ISBN 9781841022734
Davies, P, Haslett, S.K, Eales, C and Vowles, E (2006) 'Variability in the Holocene lithostratigraphy of the Somerset Levels, UK.' In: Hunt, C.O and Haslett, S.K, eds. Quaternary of Somerset: field guide. Quaternary Research Association, London, pp. 44-52. ISBN 9780907780700
Davies, P, Haslett, S.K, Lewis, J and Reeves, E (2006) 'Tufa deposits and archaeology in the Mendip area, Somerset.' In: Hunt, C.O and Haslett, S.K, eds. Quaternary of Somerset: field guide. Quaternary Research Association, London. ISBN 9780907780700
The changing estuarine environment in relation to Holocene sea-level and the archaeological implications
Davies, P, Haslett, S.K, Davies, C.F.C, Margetts, A.J, Scotney, K.H, Thorpe, D.J and Williams, H.O (2001) 'The changing estuarine environment in relation to Holocene sea-level and the archaeological implications.' In: Rippon, Stephen, ed. Estuarine Archaeology: the Severn and Beyond. Severn Estuary Levels Research Committee, pp. 35-53. ISBN 1354-7089
Reconnaissance of historic (post-AD 1000) high-energy deposits along the Atlantic coasts of southwest Britain, Ireland and Brittany, France.
Haslett, S.K and Bryant, E.A (2007) 'Reconnaissance of historic (post-AD 1000) high-energy deposits along the Atlantic coasts of southwest Britain, Ireland and Brittany, France.' Marine Geology, 242 (1-3). pp. 207-220. ISSN 0025-3227
Winlow, H, Simm, D and Haslett, S.K (2007) 'Extended work-related placements in developing countries: supporting remote learning and assessment.' Planet, 18 (1). pp. 28-32. ISSN 1758-3608
Bryant, E.A and Haslett, S.K (2007) 'Catastrophic wave erosion, Bristol Channel, United Kingdom: impact of tsunami?' Journal of Geology, 115 (3). pp. 253-269. ISSN 0022-1376
The potential area affected by the 1607 flood event in the Severn Estuary, UK: a preliminary investigation
Skellern, A, Haslett, S.K and Open, S (2007) 'The potential area affected by the 1607 flood event in the Severn Estuary, UK: a preliminary investigation.' Archaeology in the Severn Estuary, 18. pp. 59-65.
Haslett, S.K and Smart, C.W (2006) 'Late Quaternary upwelling offshore northwest Africa: new micropalaeontological evidence.' Journal of Quaternary Science, 21. pp. 259-269. ISSN 0267-8179
Haslett, S.K and Davies, C.F.C (2006) 'Late Quaternary climate-ocean links in western North Africa: offshore geochemical evidence.' Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 31 (1). pp. 34-52. ISSN 0020-2754
Salt marsh sedimentation over the past c. 120 years along the west Cotentin coast of Normandy (France): relationship to sea-level rise and sediment supply.
Haslett, S.K, Cundy, A.B, Davies, C.F.C, Powell, E.S and Croudace, I.W (2003) 'Salt marsh sedimentation over the past c. 120 years along the west Cotentin coast of Normandy (France): relationship to sea-level rise and sediment supply.' Journal of Coastal Research, 19 (3). pp. 609-620. ISSN 0749-0208
Vertical saltmarsh accretion and its relationship to sea-level in the Severn Estuary, UK: an investigation using Foraminifera as tidal indicators
Haslett, S.K, Strawbridge, F, Martin, N.A and Davies, C.F.C (2001) 'Vertical saltmarsh accretion and its relationship to sea-level in the Severn Estuary, UK: an investigation using Foraminifera as tidal indicators.' Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 52 (1). pp. 143-153. ISSN 0272-7714
Davies, P, Haslett, S.K, Davies, C.F.C and Thomas, L (2001) 'Reconstructing Holocene landscape change on Mendip: the potential of tufa deposits.' The Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club, XLII (1).
Haslett, S.K, Davies, P, Curr, R.H.F, Davies, C.F.C, Kennington, K, King, C.P and Margetts, A.J (1998) 'Evaluating late-Holocene relative sea-level change in the Somerset Levels, southwest Britain.' The Holocene, 8 (2). pp. 197-207. ISSN 1477-0911
Skellern, A, Schaaf, R, Haslett, S.K and Norcliffe, D (2010) Google Earth and sustainable development education: examples from human and physical geography. In: GEES 10th Anniversary Conference, 7 - 9 July 2010, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK.