Jack H. Lacey

Dr Jack H. Lacey

Stable Isotope Geoscientist

Location: BGS Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3037

E-mail Jack H. Lacey

ORCID: 0000000263292149

Published outputs


  • 2017 – ongoing : Stable Isotope Geoscientist, British Geological Survey
  • 2016 –2017 : Stable Isotope Research Intern, British Geological Survey
  • 2012 –2016 : PhD, University of Nottingham
  • 2008 –2012 : MGeol Geology, University of Leicester

Boards and committees

  • 2017 – ongoing : Quaternary Research Association: Treasurer
  • 2014 –2016 : Quaternary Research Association: Executive Committee Member

Professional association

  • Fellow of the Geological Society
  • Member of the Quaternary Research Association
  • Member of the American Geophysical Union
  • Member of the European Geosciences Union

Research interests

  • Human impact on the environment
  • Stable isotope geochemistry
  • Quaternary palaeoclimate of the Mediterranean region
  • Application of stable isotope geochemistry in palaeolimnological research
  • Organic matter variability and degradation in lacustrine environments

Key papers

Wagner, B., Wilke, T., Francke, A., Albrecht, C., Baumgarten, H., Bertini, A., Combourieu-Nebout, N., Cvetkoska, A., D’Addabbo, M., Donders, T.H., Föller, K., Giaccio, B., Grazhdani, A., Hauffe, T., Holtvoeth, J., Joannin, S., Jovanovska, E., Just, J., Kouli, K., Koutsodendris, A., Krastel, S., Lacey, J.H., Leicher, N., Leng, M.J., Levkov, Z., Lindhorst, K., Masi, A., Mercuri, A.M., Nomade, S., Nowaczyk, N., Panagiotopoulos, K., Peyron, O., Reed, J.M., Regattieri, E., Sadori, L., Sagnotti, L., Stelbrink, B., Sulpizio, R., Tofilovska, S., Torri, P., Vogel, H., Wagner, T., Wagner-Cremer, F., Wolff, G.A., Wonik, T., Zanchetta, G. and Zhang, X.S. 2017. The environmental and evolutionary history of Lake Ohrid (FYROM/Albania): Interim results from the SCOPSCO deep drilling project. Biogeosciences, 14, 2033-2054, doi:10.5194/bg-14-2033-2017.

Zanchetta, G., Regattieri, E., Giaccio, B., Wagner, B., Sulpizio, R., Francke, A., Vogel, H., Sadori, L., Masi, A., Sinopoli, G., Lacey, J. H., Leng, M. J., Leicher, N. 2016. Aligning and synchronization of MIS5 proxy records from Lake Ohrid (FYROM) with independently dated Mediterranean archives: implications for DEEP core chronology. Biogeosciences, 13, 2757-2768, doi:10.5194/bg-13-2757-2016.

Just, J., Nowaczyk, N.R., Sagnotti, L., Francke, A., Vogel, H., Lacey, J. H., Wagner, B. 2016. Environmental control on the occurrence of high-coercivity magnetic minerals and formation of iron sulfides in a 640 ka sediment sequence from Lake Ohrid (Balkans). Biogeosciences, 13, 2093-2109, doi:10.5194/bg-13-2093-2016.

Lacey J. H., Leng, M. J., Francke A., Sloane, H. J., Milodowski, A., Vogel, H., Baumgarten, H., Zanchetta, G., Wagner B. 2016. Northern Mediterranean climate since the Middle Pleistocene: a 637 ka stable isotope record from Lake Ohrid (Albania/Macedonia). Biogeosciences, 13, 1801-1820, doi:10.5194/bg-13-1801-2016.

Zhang X. S., Reed J. M., Lacey J. H., Francke, A., Leng M. J., Levkov, Z., Wagner B. 2016. Complexity of diatom response to Lateglacial and Holocene climate and environmental change in ancient, deep, and oligotrophic Lake Ohrid (Macedonia and Albania). Biogeosciences, 13, 1351-1365, doi:10.5194/bg-13-1351-2016.

Francke, A., Wagner, B., Just, J., Leicher, N., Gromig, R., Baumgarten, H., Vogel, H., Lacey, J. H., Sadori, L., Wonik, T., Leng, M. J., Zanchetta, G., Sulpizio, R., Giacco, B. 2016. Sedimentological processes and environmental variability at Lake Ohrid (Macedonia, Albania) between 637 ka and the present. Biogeosciences, 13, 1179-1196, doi:10.5194/bg-13-1179-2016.

Lacey, J. H., Leng, M. J., Höbig, N., Reed, J. M., Valero-Garcés, B., Reicherter, K. 2016. Western Mediterranean climate and environment since Marine Isotope Stage 3: a 50,000-year record from Lake Banyoles, Spain. Journal of Paleolimnology, 55(2), 113-128, doi:10.1007/s10933-015-9868-9.

Lacey, J. H., Francke, A., Leng, M. J., Vane, C. H., Wagner, B. 2015. A high-resolution Late Glacial to Holocene record of environmental change in the Mediterranean from Lake Ohrid (Macedonia/Albania). International Journal of Earth Sciences, 104(6), 1623-1638, doi:1007/s00531-014-1033-6.

Cvetkoska, A., Levkov, Z., Reed, J. M., Wagner, B., Panagiotopoulos, K., Leng, M. J., Lacey, J. H. 2015. Quaternary climate change and Heinrich Events in the southern Balkans: Lake Prespa diatom Palaeolimnology from the last interglacial to present. Journal of Palaeolimnology, 53 (2), 215-231, doi:10.1007/s10933-014-9821-3.

Wagner, B., Wilke, T., Krastel, S., Zanchetta, G., Sulpizio, R., Reicherter, K., Leng, M. J., Grazhdani, A., Trajanovski, S., Francke, A., Lindhorst, K., Levkov, Z., Cvetkoska, A., Reed, J. M., Zhang, X., Lacey, J. H., Wonik, T., Baumgarten, H., Vogel, H. 2014. The SCOPSCO drilling project recovers more than 1.2 million years of history from Lake Ohrid. Scientific Drilling, 17, 19-29, doi:10.5194/sd-17-19-2014.

Wagner, B., Leng, M. J., Wilke, T., Böhm, A., Panagiotopoulos, K., Vogel, H., Lacey, J. H., Zanchetta, G., Sulpizio, R. 2014. Distinct lake level lowstand in Lake Prespa (SE Europe) at the time of the 74 (75) ka Toba eruption. Climate of the Past, 10, 261-267, doi:10.5194/cp-10-261-2014.