Prof Pat Willmer

Pat is Professor of Zoology and has published extensively on many aspects of pollination biology over the last thirty years. Her recently published book ‘Pollination and Floral Biology’ has been described as ‘the bible for floral biologists’.




Dr Gavin Ballantyne

Gavin is a post-doctoral researcher contrasting floral visitation with pollination in the UK, Israel and Kenya. His previous work explored the role of ants as flower visitors.




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Dr Caroline King

Caroline is interested in testing floral syndromes using measures of pollinator performance in the UK and Costa Rica.