Professor of Geography, University of Oxford
Danny Dorling is the Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography at the University of Oxford. He grew up in Oxford and went to University in Newcastle upon Tyne. He has worked in Newcastle, Bristol, Leeds, Sheffield and New Zealand. With a group of colleagues he helped create the website www.worldmapper.org which shows who has most and least in the world. More recently he helped set up www.londonmapper.org to provide comprehensive insights into the state of poverty and inequality in the capital. His work concerns issues of housing, health, employment, education and poverty.