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Dr. Kevin Cook

  • Job title: Senior Lecturer in Human Geography
  • Department: Environmental Science

General information

  • 2008- date Part-time lecturer - The University of Northampton
  • 1973-2008 Head of Department of Geography, St Mary's University College, Twickenham
  • 1971-1983 PhD Agricultural Change in Hazara District Pakistan, Kings' College University of London
  • 1967-1971 BSc Geography (2.1), King's College University of London
  • 1965-1967 Voluntary Service Overseas, Burn Hall School, Abbottabad, Pakistan
  • 1962-1965 Teachers' Certificate St Mary's College, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham


  • Chair of Governors, Hampton Junior School, Middlesex
  • Chair of the Geographical Association's International Working Group
  • Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers
  • Member of the Geographical Association


  • GEO1010 Geography and Development 1
  • GEO2006 Geography and Development 2
  • GEO4002/7 Human Geography Project/Dissertation


Research projects:

  • The role of women in community development in Machakos District Kenya

Research interests:

  • Development issues
  • The global dimension in the school curriculum
  • Resources on distant places for the primary classroom

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