Professor Julian Orford
Role: Deputy Chair of Council for Nature Conservation and the Countryside
Date appointed: October 2021
Professor Julian Orford is Emeritus Professor of Physical Geography in the School of Natural and Built Environment, Queen’s University, Belfast. He was previously Head of Geography, and subsequently Head of the School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology in Queen's University. He has over 50 years experience in researching the geomorphology and sedimentology of coastal systems. He is a past chair of Northern Ireland Environment Link, a past member of the National Trust’s National Nature Conservation Panel, and a past member of the Council for Nature Conservation and the Countryside (NI).