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Dr Catherine Adamson

Dr Catherine Adamson

Lecturer in Molecular Medicine

Molecular biology of HIV and other retroviruses

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Dr Nathan Bailey

Dr Nathan Bailey

Reader

Evolutionary Biology: behaviour and speciation in insects

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Dr Marcus Bischoff

Dr Marcus Bischoff

Lecturer

Developmental genetics and imaging of morphogenesis

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Dr Lars Boehme

Dr Lars Boehme

MASTS Lecturer

Oceanography using animal-borne sensors

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Dr Catherine Botting

Dr Catherine Botting

Lecturer

Mass spectrometry and proteomics

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Prof Andrew Brierley

Prof Andrew Brierley

Professor in Biology

Ecology and biology of zooplankton

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Dr Peter Coote

Dr Peter Coote

Lecturer

Mode of action and application of novel antimicrobials

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Prof Will Cresswell

Prof Will Cresswell

Professor of Biology

Behavioural ecology and conservation ecology of birds

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Dr Clarissa Czekster

Dr Clarissa Czekster

Research Fellow

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Dr Maria Dornelas

Dr Maria Dornelas

MASTS Lecturer

Macroecology and biodiversity patterns

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Mr Callan Duck

Mr Callan Duck

Senior Research Scientist

Monitoring populations of harbour (= common) and grey seals in Scotland

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Prof David Evans

Prof David Evans

Professor

Positive strand RNA virus biology

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Prof Michael Fedak

Prof Michael Fedak

Professor

Ecology, physiology and life history of marine mammals

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Dr Helder Ferreira

Dr Helder Ferreira

Lecturer

Chromatin remodelling and telomere maintenance

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Dr Dave Ferrier

Dr Dave Ferrier

Reader in Biology and Deputy Director of the Scottish Oceans Institute

Evolutionary Developmental Biology

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Prof Oscar Gaggiotti

Prof Oscar Gaggiotti

MASTS Professor

Ecology, population genetics, evolution and conservation biology

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Prof Andy Gardner

Prof Andy Gardner

Professor of Biology

Social evolution theory

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Dr Douglas Gillespie

Dr Douglas Gillespie

Researcher

Passive acoustic monitoring of marine mammals

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Dr Tracey Gloster

Dr Tracey Gloster

Lecturer

Structure and function of carbohydrate processing enzymes

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Dr Jonathan Gordon

Dr Jonathan Gordon

Research Fellow, Visiting Scholar

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Dr Lauren Guillette

Dr Lauren Guillette

Honorary Research Fellow

Social learning in nest-building birds

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Dr Rafael Guimaraes da Silva

Dr Rafael Guimaraes da Silva

Research Fellow

Enzymology of bacterial histidine biosynthesis and human protein histidine phosphorylation

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Prof Frank Gunn-Moore

Prof Frank Gunn-Moore

Professor of Molecular Neurobiology, Deputy Head of School

Molecular development and survival of mammalian neurons

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Prof Ailsa Hall

Prof Ailsa Hall

Professor, Director SMRU

Environmental and physiological factors affecting marine mammal health and survival.

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Prof Philip Hammond

Prof Philip Hammond

Professor

Population dynamics, ecology and foraging behaviour of seals and cetaceans

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Prof John Harwood

Prof John Harwood

Professor

Population and conservation biology

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Dr Neil Hazon

Dr Neil Hazon

Reader

Osmoregulatory function in fish

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Prof Susan Healy

Prof Susan Healy

Professor

Animal cognition in the wild

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Dr Sonja Heinrich

Dr Sonja Heinrich

Senior Lecturer (education-focussed) & Director of Postgraduate Teaching

Marine mammal ecology & conservation

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Prof Sascha Hooker

Prof Sascha Hooker

Professor

Ecology and behaviour of marine mammals

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Dr David J Hughes

Dr David J Hughes

Lecturer

Molecular and cellular biology of virus-host interactions

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Prof Vincent Janik

Prof Vincent Janik

Professor of Biology
Director of Scottish Oceans Institute

Acoustic communication and behaviour in marine mammals

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Dr Mark Johnson

Dr Mark Johnson

Senior Research Fellow

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Prof Ian Johnston

Prof Ian Johnston

Professor

Muscle growth and adaptation in teleost fish

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Prof John Jones

Prof John Jones

Professor

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Dr Carolin Kosiol

Dr Carolin Kosiol

Lecturer

Comparative genomics, population genetic aspects of phylogeny, experimental evolution

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Prof Kevin Laland

Prof Kevin Laland

Professor

Social learning, cultural evolution and niche construction

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Dr Stuart MacNeill

Dr Stuart MacNeill

SULSA Reader in Translational Biology

Chromosomal DNA replication and genome stability.

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Prof Anne Magurran

Prof Anne Magurran

Professor

Fish behaviour and evolution

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Dr Iain Matthews

Dr Iain Matthews

Senior Teaching Fellow & Pro-Dean for the Faculty of Science

Fish and arthropod behaviour and biodiversity

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Dr Bernie McConnell

Dr Bernie McConnell

Senior Research Fellow

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Prof Thomas Meagher

Prof Thomas Meagher

Professor

Plant evolutionary biology

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Prof Patrick Miller

Prof Patrick Miller

Professor

Acoustic communication and behavioural ecology

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Dr Michael Morrissey

Dr Michael Morrissey

Research Fellow

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Dr Michael M Nevels

Dr Michael M Nevels

Reader in Virology

Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) and other DNA viruses

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Dr Simon Northridge

Dr Simon Northridge

Senior Lecturer

Interactions between people, fishing and the environment

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Prof David M. Paterson

Prof David M. Paterson

Executive Director of MASTS:
The Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland

Ecology and dynamics of coastal ecosystems

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Dr Carlos Penedo-Esteiro

Dr Carlos Penedo-Esteiro

Lecturer

Single-molecule dynamics of biomolecular interactions

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Dr Christos Pliotas

Dr Christos Pliotas

Honorary Lecturer

Structure and function of integral membrane proteins

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Dr Paddy Pomeroy

Dr Paddy Pomeroy

Senior Research Scientist

Behavioural ecology of marine mammals

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Dr Rona Ramsay

Dr Rona Ramsay

Reader

Mitochondria and flavoproteins: function and regulation

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Prof Richard Randall

Prof Richard Randall

Professor of Molecular Virology

Viruses and innate immunity

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Dr Luke Rendell

Dr Luke Rendell

MASTS Reader in Biology

The evolution of learning, behaviour and communication

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Prof Mike Ritchie

Prof Mike Ritchie

Professor

Behaviour, genetics & speciation

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Dr Debbie Russell

Dr Debbie Russell

Research Fellow

Modelling interactions among species and with their marine environment

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Prof Christian Rutz

Prof Christian Rutz

Professor of Biology

Evolution, ecology and social dynamics of animal tool use

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Prof Graeme Ruxton

Prof Graeme Ruxton

Professor

Sensory reactions between organisms

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Prof Martin Ryan

Prof Martin Ryan

Professor of Translational Virology

Picornavirus replication and translational virology

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Dr Uli Schwarz-Linek

Dr Uli Schwarz-Linek

Senior Lecturer

Structure and function of bacterial virulence proteins

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Dr David Shuker

Dr David Shuker

Senior Lecturer in Behavioural Ecology

Insect behavioural ecology and evolution

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Dr Judith Sleeman

Dr Judith Sleeman

Senior Lecturer in Cell and Developmental Biology

Structure and dynamics of the mammalian cell nucleus

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Dr Carl Smith

Dr Carl Smith

Research Fellow

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Prof Terry Smith

Prof Terry Smith

Professor

Molecular parasitology

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Dr V Anne Smith

Dr V Anne Smith

Senior Lecturer

Complex biological networks

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Dr Valerie Smith

Dr Valerie Smith

Reader

Immunology and pathology of marine and aquatic organisms.

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Dr Sophie Smout

Dr Sophie Smout

Lecturer

Predator life history and trophic interactions

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Dr Ildiko Somorjai

Dr Ildiko  Somorjai

Senior Lecturer MASTS

Regeneration Biology

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Prof Garry Taylor

Prof Garry Taylor

Professor of Molecular Biophysics

Structural biology of infection and immunity

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Dr Dave Thompson

Dr Dave Thompson

Senior Research Scientist

Foraging, diving behaviour, population dynamics, seals, sealions, fur seals.

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Dr Jens Tilsner

Dr Jens Tilsner

Lecturer

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Prof Chris Todd

Prof Chris Todd

Professor of Marine Ecology

Marine ecology

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Prof Lesley Torrance

Prof Lesley Torrance

Professor

Molecular biology of plant virus-host-vector interactions

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Prof Peter Tyack

Prof Peter Tyack

Professor

Behaviour and acoustic communication in cetaceans

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Prof Malcolm White

Prof Malcolm White

Professor

DNA repair and the CRISPR system

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Prof Pat Willmer

Prof Pat Willmer

Emeritus Professor

Social insect ecology and animal plant interactions

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Dr Catherine Adamson

Dr Catherine Adamson

Lecturer in Molecular Medicine

Molecular biology of HIV and other retroviruses

Contact

Dr Marcus Bischoff

Dr Marcus Bischoff

Lecturer

Developmental genetics and imaging of morphogenesis

Contact

Dr Catherine Botting

Dr Catherine Botting

Lecturer

Mass spectrometry and proteomics

Contact

Dr Peter Coote

Dr Peter Coote

Lecturer

Mode of action and application of novel antimicrobials

Contact

Prof David Evans

Prof David Evans

Professor

Positive strand RNA virus biology

Contact

Dr Helder Ferreira

Dr Helder Ferreira

Lecturer

Chromatin remodelling and telomere maintenance

Contact

Dr Tracey Gloster

Dr Tracey Gloster

Lecturer

Structure and function of carbohydrate processing enzymes

Contact

Dr Rafael Guimaraes da Silva

Dr Rafael Guimaraes da Silva

Research Fellow

Enzymology of bacterial histidine biosynthesis and human protein histidine phosphorylation

Contact

Prof Frank Gunn-Moore

Prof Frank Gunn-Moore

Professor of Molecular Neurobiology, Deputy Head of School

Molecular development and survival of mammalian neurons

Contact

Dr David J Hughes

Dr David J Hughes

Lecturer

Molecular and cellular biology of virus-host interactions

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Prof John Jones

Prof John Jones

Professor

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Dr Stuart MacNeill

Dr Stuart MacNeill

SULSA Reader in Translational Biology

Chromosomal DNA replication and genome stability.

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Dr Michael M Nevels

Dr Michael M Nevels

Reader in Virology

Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) and other DNA viruses

Contact

Dr Carlos Penedo-Esteiro

Dr Carlos Penedo-Esteiro

Lecturer

Single-molecule dynamics of biomolecular interactions

Contact

Dr Rona Ramsay

Dr Rona Ramsay

Reader

Mitochondria and flavoproteins: function and regulation

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Prof Richard Randall

Prof Richard Randall

Professor of Molecular Virology

Viruses and innate immunity

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Prof Martin Ryan

Prof Martin Ryan

Professor of Translational Virology

Picornavirus replication and translational virology

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Dr Uli Schwarz-Linek

Dr Uli Schwarz-Linek

Senior Lecturer

Structure and function of bacterial virulence proteins

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Dr Judith Sleeman

Dr Judith Sleeman

Senior Lecturer in Cell and Developmental Biology

Structure and dynamics of the mammalian cell nucleus

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Prof Terry Smith

Prof Terry Smith

Professor

Molecular parasitology

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Dr Ildiko Somorjai

Dr Ildiko  Somorjai

Senior Lecturer MASTS

Regeneration Biology

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Prof Garry Taylor

Prof Garry Taylor

Professor of Molecular Biophysics

Structural biology of infection and immunity

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Dr Jens Tilsner

Dr Jens Tilsner

Lecturer

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Prof Lesley Torrance

Prof Lesley Torrance

Professor

Molecular biology of plant virus-host-vector interactions

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Prof Malcolm White

Prof Malcolm White

Professor

DNA repair and the CRISPR system

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Prof Richard Abbott

Prof Richard Abbott

Emeritus Professor

Plant evolution

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Dr Nathan Bailey

Dr Nathan Bailey

Reader

Evolutionary Biology: behaviour and speciation in insects

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Prof Ian Boyd

Prof Ian Boyd

Professor

Marine mammal ecology and behaviour

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Prof Andrew Brierley

Prof Andrew Brierley

Professor in Biology

Ecology and biology of zooplankton

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Prof Will Cresswell

Prof Will Cresswell

Professor of Biology

Behavioural ecology and conservation ecology of birds

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Dr Maria Dornelas

Dr Maria Dornelas

MASTS Lecturer

Macroecology and biodiversity patterns

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Dr Dave Ferrier

Dr Dave Ferrier

Reader in Biology and Deputy Director of the Scottish Oceans Institute

Evolutionary Developmental Biology

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Prof Oscar Gaggiotti

Prof Oscar Gaggiotti

MASTS Professor

Ecology, population genetics, evolution and conservation biology

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Prof Andy Gardner

Prof Andy Gardner

Professor of Biology

Social evolution theory

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Dr Ellen Garland

Dr Ellen Garland

Royal Society University Research Fellow

Animal culture, social learning, bioacoustics, cetaceans and behavioural ecology

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Prof Ailsa Hall

Prof Ailsa Hall

Professor, Director SMRU

Environmental and physiological factors affecting marine mammal health and survival.

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Prof Susan Healy

Prof Susan Healy

Professor

Animal cognition in the wild

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Prof Sascha Hooker

Prof Sascha Hooker

Professor

Ecology and behaviour of marine mammals

Contact

Prof Vincent Janik

Prof Vincent Janik

Professor of Biology
Director of Scottish Oceans Institute

Acoustic communication and behaviour in marine mammals

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Prof Ian Johnston

Prof Ian Johnston

Professor

Muscle growth and adaptation in teleost fish

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Prof Kevin Laland

Prof Kevin Laland

Professor

Social learning, cultural evolution and niche construction

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Dr Sandra Luque

Dr Sandra Luque

Honorary

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Prof Anne Magurran

Prof Anne Magurran

Professor

Fish behaviour and evolution

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Dr Iain Matthews

Dr Iain Matthews

Senior Teaching Fellow & Pro-Dean for the Faculty of Science

Fish and arthropod behaviour and biodiversity

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Dr Bernie McConnell

Dr Bernie McConnell

Senior Research Fellow

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Prof Thomas Meagher

Prof Thomas Meagher

Professor

Plant evolutionary biology

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Prof Patrick Miller

Prof Patrick Miller

Professor

Acoustic communication and behavioural ecology

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Dr Michael Morrissey

Dr Michael Morrissey

Research Fellow

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Dr Simon Northridge

Dr Simon Northridge

Senior Lecturer

Interactions between people, fishing and the environment

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Dr Paddy Pomeroy

Dr Paddy Pomeroy

Senior Research Scientist

Behavioural ecology of marine mammals

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Dr Luke Rendell

Dr Luke Rendell

MASTS Reader in Biology

The evolution of learning, behaviour and communication

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Prof Mike Ritchie

Prof Mike Ritchie

Professor

Behaviour, genetics & speciation

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Prof Christian Rutz

Prof Christian Rutz

Professor of Biology

Evolution, ecology and social dynamics of animal tool use

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Dr David Shuker

Dr David Shuker

Senior Lecturer in Behavioural Ecology

Insect behavioural ecology and evolution

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Dr V Anne Smith

Dr V Anne Smith

Senior Lecturer

Complex biological networks

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Prof Chris Todd

Prof Chris Todd

Professor of Marine Ecology

Marine ecology

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Prof Pat Willmer

Prof Pat Willmer

Emeritus Professor

Social insect ecology and animal plant interactions

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Dr Lars Boehme

Dr Lars Boehme

MASTS Lecturer

Oceanography using animal-borne sensors

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Prof Andrew Brierley

Prof Andrew Brierley

Professor in Biology

Ecology and biology of zooplankton

Contact

Dr Maria Dornelas

Dr Maria Dornelas

MASTS Lecturer

Macroecology and biodiversity patterns

Contact

Prof Michael Fedak

Prof Michael Fedak

Professor

Ecology, physiology and life history of marine mammals

Contact

Dr Dave Ferrier

Dr Dave Ferrier

Reader in Biology and Deputy Director of the Scottish Oceans Institute

Evolutionary Developmental Biology

Contact

Prof Oscar Gaggiotti

Prof Oscar Gaggiotti

MASTS Professor

Ecology, population genetics, evolution and conservation biology

Contact

Prof Ailsa Hall

Prof Ailsa Hall

Professor, Director SMRU

Environmental and physiological factors affecting marine mammal health and survival.

Contact

Prof Philip Hammond

Prof Philip Hammond

Professor

Population dynamics, ecology and foraging behaviour of seals and cetaceans

Contact

Prof John Harwood

Prof John Harwood

Professor

Population and conservation biology

Contact

Dr Neil Hazon

Dr Neil Hazon

Reader

Osmoregulatory function in fish

Contact

Dr Sonja Heinrich

Dr Sonja Heinrich

Senior Lecturer (education-focussed) & Director of Postgraduate Teaching

Marine mammal ecology & conservation

Contact

Prof Sascha Hooker

Prof Sascha Hooker

Professor

Ecology and behaviour of marine mammals

Contact

Prof Vincent Janik

Prof Vincent Janik

Professor of Biology
Director of Scottish Oceans Institute

Acoustic communication and behaviour in marine mammals

Contact

Dr Mark Johnson

Dr Mark Johnson

Senior Research Fellow

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Prof Ian Johnston

Prof Ian Johnston

Professor

Muscle growth and adaptation in teleost fish

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Prof Kevin Laland

Prof Kevin Laland

Professor

Social learning, cultural evolution and niche construction

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Prof Anne Magurran

Prof Anne Magurran

Professor

Fish behaviour and evolution

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Dr Bernie McConnell

Dr Bernie McConnell

Senior Research Fellow

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Prof Patrick Miller

Prof Patrick Miller

Professor

Acoustic communication and behavioural ecology

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Dr Simon Northridge

Dr Simon Northridge

Senior Lecturer

Interactions between people, fishing and the environment

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Prof David M. Paterson

Prof David M. Paterson

Executive Director of MASTS:
The Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland

Ecology and dynamics of coastal ecosystems

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Dr Paddy Pomeroy

Dr Paddy Pomeroy

Senior Research Scientist

Behavioural ecology of marine mammals

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Dr Christian Ramp

Dr Christian Ramp

Honorary Research Fellow

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Dr Luke Rendell

Dr Luke Rendell

MASTS Reader in Biology

The evolution of learning, behaviour and communication

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Dr Valerie Smith

Dr Valerie Smith

Reader

Immunology and pathology of marine and aquatic organisms.

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Dr Sophie Smout

Dr Sophie Smout

Lecturer

Predator life history and trophic interactions

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Dr Ildiko Somorjai

Dr Ildiko  Somorjai

Senior Lecturer MASTS

Regeneration Biology

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Dr Dave Thompson

Dr Dave Thompson

Senior Research Scientist

Foraging, diving behaviour, population dynamics, seals, sealions, fur seals.

Contact

Prof Chris Todd

Prof Chris Todd

Professor of Marine Ecology

Marine ecology

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Prof Peter Tyack

Prof Peter Tyack

Professor

Behaviour and acoustic communication in cetaceans

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Dr Mike Webster

Dr Mike Webster

Lecturer in Behavioural and Evolutionary Biology

Behavioural ecology, social learning, evolution, functions & mechanisms of animal grouping behaviour

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