Dr Manoj Menon is Chair of the Northern Soil Network and BSSS Council member.
Manoj is a lecturer in Soil/Environmental Science for the Department of Geography at the University of Sheffield. He started his lectureship at the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering in 2011 and moved to the Department of Geography in 2015.
Before Sheffield, Manoj worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Nevada (2007-08) and University of Leeds (2009-11). He completed his doctoral degree in environmental sciences from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich in 2006.
Manoj is interested in soil physics, soil-plant-water regime, soil-biotic interactions, nutrient cycling, non-invasive imaging (X-ray and neutrons,) and modelling. He is the international coordinator of Arsenic in Rice Research Network (ARRNet) and the Northern Soil Chair of the British Soil Science Society.