Leadership teams

Teamwork is at the heart of everything that we do.  Strategic direction for our scientific, operational and business teams is set by our leadership teams.  We work in partnership with NERC, external advisors and leading international research and operational organisations to ensure that we meet the highest standards in scientific excellence, operational efficiency and business management.

BAS Business Mangement Team meeting
BAS Business Management Team meeting

NERC Arctic Office

The NERC Arctic Office, at BAS, manages the UK Arctic Research Station at Ny-Ålesund on Svalbard and is closely linked to the NERC Arctic Research Programme






NEWS STORY: UK leading scientists listed

16 January, 2014

A list published this week by the Science Council features British Antarctic Survey Director, Professor Jane Francis as one of 100 UK leading practising scientists The list is the result …


NEWS STORY: Evaluation shows BAS in good light

5 August, 2013

Independent evaluation of British Antarctic Survey research excellence The outcome of an independent evaluation of the research excellence within NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) Research Centres is published today. The …