Menu Close
Reader in Biology, University of St Andrews

Luke Rendell is a Reader in the School of Biology at the University of St Andrews affiliated with the Scottish Ocean Institute, Sea Mammal Research Unit, the Centre for Social Learning and Cognitive Evolution, and the Institute of Behavioural and Neural Sciences. He has broad research interests, largely centred around the evolution of learning, behaviour and communication, with a special focus on marine mammals.


  • –present
    MASTS Lecturer in Biology, University of St Andrews


  • 2013
    Network-Based Diffusion Analysis Reveals Cultural Transmission of Lobtail Feeding in Humpback Whales ', Science