Reader in Evolutionary Ecology and Conservation,
School of Biological Sciences,
Royal Holloway, University of London.
1992 BA in Zoology, Oxford.
1997 PhD in Biology, Stanford.
1998-2001 Post-doctoral Fellow, ETH-Zürich.
2002-2008 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Trinity College Dublin.
Overview of current research:
Research in my group has three main strands, all of which are linked by the study system. We are interested in (i) the evolutionary ecology of host-parasite interactions, (ii) the conservation biology of insects, and (iii) the biology of social insects