Senior Lecturer in Behavioural Biology, University of Bristol

Dr Seirian Sumneris has been a Senior Lecturer in Behavioural Biology, at the University of Bristol since 2012. Before that, she was a Research Fellow at both the Institute of Zoology, and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama. She received the L'Oreal for Women in Science Fellowship Award in 2008.

Her research seeks to understand how biological complexity, primarily in the form of sociality, arises at the level of the genes and the interplay of genes, behaviour and the environment.

Experience

  • 2012–present
    Senior Lecturer in Behavioural Biology, University of Bristol

Education

  • 1999 
    University College London, PhD