Dr Yarnell is an Associate Professor in Ecology at Nottingham Trent University.He teaches undergraduate modules including Wildlife Management and African Ecosystems. His research interests lie within the broad field of ecology and conservation.
CEO, Badger Trust
Ecologist, Central Science Laboratory (Now Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
Areas of research interest include:
carnivore ecology and conservation
population dynamics of small mammals
the effect of disturbance events on biodiversity
assessing efficacy of methods used to quantify vertebrate populations
focal species include brown hyaena (Parahyaena brunnea) and the European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus).