Grace Shephard

Researcher, Department of Geosciences
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Room 2.323
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 2A ZEB-bygget 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1028 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Full publication list at Google Scholar

Latest publication: Crameri, Shephard, Heron (2020). The misuse of colour in science communication. Nature Communications.

Research interests

  • Global and regional plate tectonic reconstructions
    • Focus on Arctic, North Atlantic, and Pacific regions
  • Mantle geodynamics
    • Mantle convection, seismic tomography
  • Dynamic topography and palaeogeography



  • 2018-        :     Researcher, CEED, UiO. 
    • PI for NFR Young Researcher Talent project “POLARIS - The Arctic in Deep time". 2021-2025
  • 2016-2018:     VISTA Postdoctoral Researcher, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and CEED, UiO. 
  • 2014-2016:     Postdoctoral Researcher, CEED
  • 2010-2014:     PhD, EarthByte Group, Department of Geosciences, University of Sydney, Australia 

Professional responsibilities


    Published Nov. 27, 2014 1:07 PM - Last modified Sep. 8, 2021 11:28 AM