23 Notable alumni of
University of Plymouth

The University of Plymouth is 1837th in the world, 609th in Europe, and 110th in the United Kingdom by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 23 notable alumni from the University of Plymouth sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Rob Hopkins

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    Rob Hopkins
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    writeractivistblogger
    Biography

    Rob Hopkins is an activist and writer on environmental issues, based in Totnes, England. He is best known as the founder and figurehead of the Transition movement, which he initiated in 2005. Hopkins has written six books on environmentalism and activism.

  2. Darren Jones

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    Darren Jones
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Darren Paul Jones is a British Labour politician serving as Chair of the House of Commons Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee since 2020. He has been the Member of Parliament for Bristol North West since 2017. Jones also runs Labour Digital, a Labour think tank.

  3. Natasha Vita-More

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    Natasha Vita-More
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    artistdesigner
    Biography

    Natasha Vita-More is a strategic designer, author, speaker and innovator within the scientific and technological framework of human enhancement and life extension. Her interests are located within the ethical uses of science and technology and socio-political implications of revolutionary advances impacting humanity's future.

  4. Maria Leijerstam

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    Maria Leijerstam
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    racing driverathletics competitormarathon runnercanoeistrace car driver
    Biography

    Maria Leijerstam is a British polar adventurer. In 2013 she became the first person to cycle to the South Pole from the edge of the continent. Leijerstam started her expedition on the Ross Ice Shelf at the edge of the Antarctic continent, and cycled for 10 to 17 hours each day with no rest days, and the total distance cycled was 638 km. Leijerstam's cycle was a three wheeled design, and she reached the pole faster than any previous skiing expedition.

  5. Mark Williams

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    Mark Williams
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Mark Fraser Williams is a British politician, who was the leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats from 2016 to 2017. He is a former Member of Parliament (MP) for the Ceredigion constituency, a seat he gained from Plaid Cymru in 2005, and then lost again to Ben Lake of Plaid Cymru at the 2017 general election. He sat on the Welsh Affairs Select Committee, and in 2006 he became a Shadow Minister for Wales under Menzies Campbell.

  6. Said Gutseriev

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    Said Gutseriev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    businesspersoneconomist
    Biography

    Said Gutseriev is a Russian entrepreneur of Ingush descent, CEO of the oil holding ForteInvest JSC, co-owner of the Industrial and Financial Group SAFMAR, which includes assets in various industrial sectors, construction, real estate, and chain stores Eldorado and M.video. Since 2018, Said Gutseriev has been included in Forbes 200 richest Russian entrepreneurs list. As of 2019, Forbes estimated his net worth to be 1.5 billion.

  7. Sue Austin

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    Sue Austin
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Susan Felicity Austin is a British disabled artist working in multimedia, performance and installation. Austin is best known for her work "Creating the Spectacle!" in which she uses a specially modified wheelchair to move underwater, using scuba diving equipment; it was performed as part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad. Austin's underwater wheelchair has been seen by more than 150 million people worldwide. Austin lives in Devon, south west England.

  8. Judith Wilcox, Baroness Wilcox

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    Judith Wilcox, Baroness Wilcox
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1940-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Judith Ann Wilcox, Baroness Wilcox is a businesswoman and a life peer. She was awarded her peerage in 1996 as one of the first Working Peers for her services to Consumer Services. She sat in the House of Lords as a Conservative until her retirement in 2020.

  9. Antony Micallef

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    Antony Micallef
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Antony Micallef is a British contemporary artist and painter working in London.

  10. Char Davies

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    Char Davies
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    installation artist
    Biography

    Char Davies is a Canadian contemporary artist known for creating immersive virtual reality (VR) artworks. A founding director of Softimage, Co, she is considered a world leader in the field of virtual reality and a pioneer of bio-feedback VR. Davies is based in rural Québec and San Francisco.

  11. Jonny Dodge

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    Jonny Dodge
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Jonny Dodge is a British F1, events and aviation entrepreneur, and founder of the Dodgeball Rally.

  12. Peter Liversidge

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    Peter Liversidge
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Peter Liversidge is a British contemporary artist notable for his diverse artistic practice and use of proposals.

  13. Gareth Owen

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    Gareth Owen
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    sound designer
    Biography

    Gareth Owen is an eight-time Tony & Olivier Award-winning/nominated sound designer specialising in musical theatre in London's West End, on Broadway and internationally.

  14. Andrea Polli

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    Andrea Polli
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Andrea Polli is an environmental artist and writer. Polli blends art and science to create widely varied media and technology artworks related to environmental issues. Her works are presented in various forms, she uses interactive websites, digital broadcasting, mobile applications, and performances, which allows her to reach a wider audience.

  15. Heather Koldewey

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    Heather Koldewey
    Occupations
    marine biologist
    Biography

    Heather Koldewey is the co-founder of Project Seahorse and head of marine and freshwater for the Zoological Society of London-London Zoo Aquarium. She additionally serves as an honorary professor for University of Exeter and a National Geographic explorer. Her research interests focus on marine and freshwater conservation, seahorse biology and genetics, and the impact of the aquarium trade on wild populations of fish and aquatic invertebrates.

  16. Adrian Ward

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    Adrian Ward
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Adrian Ward is a software artist and musician. He is known for his generative art software products released through his company Signwave, and as one third of the techno gabba ambient group, Slub. His theoretical approach to generative and software art guides his practice, including contributing to the early principles of the livecoding movement.

  17. Timothy Eglinton

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    Timothy Eglinton
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    geologist
    Biography

    Timothy Ian Eglinton is a professor of biogeoscience at the Geological Institute, ETH Zürich.

  18. David Sims

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    David Sims
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    marine biologistecologist
    Biography

    David William Sims is a British marine biologist known for using satellite tracking to study wild behaviour of sharks and for the Global Shark Movement Project. He is Senior Research Fellow at the Laboratory of the Marine Biological Association (MBA) in Plymouth, and a Professor of Marine Ecology in the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton at the University of Southampton, U.K.

  19. Ellen Levy

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    Ellen Levy
    Occupations
    artistcurator
    Biography

    Ellen Levy, also known as Ellen K. Levy, is an American multimedia artist and scholar known for exploring art, science and technology interrelationships since the early 1980s. Levy works to highlight their importance through exhibitions, educational programs, publications and curatorial opportunities; often through collaborations with scientists including NASA, some in conjunction with Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology. She is a past president of the College Art Association and has published widely on art and complex systems.

  20. Hatice Güleryüz

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    Hatice Güleryüz
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    artisttelevision producervisual artist
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    Hatice Güleryüz is a contemporary Turkish artist. She has worked in video, film, photography, art books and drawing.

  21. Jeremy Maçon

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    Jeremy Maçon
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    Jeremy Martin Maçon is a Jersey politician who was first sworn in as a Deputy on 8 December 2008. He was re-elected as Deputy in the 2011 elections.

  22. Jessica Rosemary Shepherd

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    Jessica Rosemary Shepherd
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    painterbotanical illustrator
    Biography

    Jessica Rosemary Shepherd FLS is a British botanical artist, publisher and botanist who practices under the alias of Inky Leaves.

  23. Robert Darch

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    Robert Darch
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    photographer
    Biography

    Robert Darch is a British artist-photographer. His first book, The Moor, was published in 2018.