Dr Adrian Tear
Professional Title: Researcher
Primary domain: GIS/Big Data/Social Media
Organization name: University of Portsmouth
Organization type: Academia/Research
City / Country: Portsmouth - United Kingdom
Adrian Tear graduated BA (Hons) Geography (Durham) in 1991, gaining his MSc Geographic Information Systems (Edinburgh) in 1992. Following a varied and successful business career in the market analysis and web development sectors, Adrian's PhD in Geography, examining the role of space and place in ~8 million politicised social media interactions, was awarded by the University of Portsmouth in 2018. Adrian lectures at the Universities of Portsmouth and Edinburgh, where he is an Honorary Fellow in the School of GeoSciences.