School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Staff Profile

Clare Freeman BSc, MSc
Clare Freeman, Director of Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN)

  • Director of Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN)
  • Email: nhsn.director@newcastle.ac.uk
  • Address: Great North Museum-Hancock, Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4PT

NHSN work closely with the Ecology Group to support student research, both undergraduate and postgraduate, some at their Gosforth Park Nature Reserve. 

NHSN run a Student Naturalist Award for students to gain skills and organise the ‘1829’ talks to offer early career scientists the opportunity to present work at public lectures.

1829 celebrates the year NHSN was established, making it one of the oldest natural history societies in the country.