Co-Chair, SSC Small Mammal Specialist Group, International Union for the Conservation of Nature

I am Co-Chair of the IUCN SSC Small Mammal Specialist Group. I am also Head of Conservation Science for the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, which run conservation programmes on a wide range of mammal, bird, amphibian and reptile species and their habitats in Madagascar, the Caribbean, the Pacific and beyond.


2010-2014: Head of Conservation Science, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
2004–2010: Conservation Biologist, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
2001-2005: PhD, University of Southampton
1999-2004: Ecologist, Central Science Laboratory
1996-1998: MSc Conservation Biology, Manchester Metropolitan University
1991-1994: BSc Zoology, University of Liverpool


  • –present
    Visiting Lecturer, University of Bath