Welcome to Mark Quigley’s Earth Science Homepage

Mark is an Associate Professor of Active Tectonics and Geomorphology in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Canterbury.


A colour version of the Christchurch differential lidar vertical displacement map can be downloaded here

A PDF of the associated article on flooding in Christchurch can be downloaded here

Peer reviewed articles on the Canterbury earthquake sequence and other research topics are available under the Publications –> Research articles tab.

Prospective students should check out my active research, the current students  tab, and learn more about my research from my recent research publications.

The site in constantly in production, but enjoy what’s here!


Dr. Mark C. Quigley
Associate Professor in Active Tectonics and Geomorphology
Department of Geological Sciences
The University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand
Office phone: +64 3 364 2987 (ext. 7779)
Mobile: +64 (0) 212 033 577
Fax: +64 3 364 2769
Email: mark.quigley@canterbury.ac.nz
Webpage: http://www.drquigs.com/