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Department of Zoology


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Jane Acred 01223 (3)36648 Senior Library Assistant
Professor Michael Akam FRS 01223 (3)30114 1866 Professor of Zoology (Emeritus)
Professor David Aldridge 01223 (3)34436 or (3)31769, Dawson Professor of Zoology, St. Catharine's College, Head of Aquatic Ecology Group
Andres Alfonso Rojas PhD Student
Dr Rosamunde Almond, Visitor
Douglas Amado Research Associate
Professor William Amos 01223 (3)36616 or (3)36677 Professor of Evolutionary Genetics
Facility Room Amphioxus 01223 (7)65408
Charlotte Andrew PhD Student
Francesca Anthony 01223 (3)36647, Teaching Office Coordinator
Jack Ashby 01223 (7)61344 Assistant Director - Museum of Zoology
Esme Ashe-Jepson PhD student
Dr Robert Asher 01223 (3)36680 Associate Professor and Curator, University Museum of Zoology
Mairenn Attwood PhD Student
Griffin Badalamente Research Assistant
David Bailey 01223 (7)69348 Visitor
Thomas Ball Research Associate
Professor Andrew Balmford FRS 01223 (3)31770 Professor of Conservation Science
Louise Balshaw 07903885491, Departmental Administrator
Professor Richard SK Barnes FRSSAf Research Fellow, Hon Research Professor, Rhodes University, Hon Associate Professor, and Member of the Centre for Marine Science, University of Queensland
Nigel Barnett 01223 (3)36656 or 07917 535751 Senior Maintenance Assistant
William Barrie Postgraduate Student
Professor Howard Baylis 01223 (3)36601 (HoD), Head of Department, Professor in Cell Signalling Biology
Robert Beale 01223 (3)34416 Laboratory Support Technician
Simon Beeton 01223 (3)36646 or 07824 835172 Accounts/Purchasing Chief Clerk
Dr Elia Benito-Gutiérrez 01223 (7)63895 or (3)36663 or (7)65408 Senior Research Associate - Group Leader (Visitor)
Dr Leon Bennun Visitor
Caroline Benson Hall 01223 (3)36650 Museum Receptionist (Part-time)
Iris Berger PhD Student
Katherine Berthon Research Associate
Debbie Birkett 01223 (3)34451 Communications Coordinator (part-time)
Eleanor Bladon 01223 (3)31861 Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Andrew Bladon 01223 (3)34106 Research Associate
Nynke Blömer Postgraduate Student
Rachel Blow PhD Student
Dr Richard Bradbury Honorary Research Fellow, Head of People Conservation Science, RSPB Centre for Conservation Science
Professor Paul Brakefield FRS 01223 (3)36612 or (3)36623 Professor of Zoology (Emeritus)
Patrick Brechka 01223 (7)68916 PhD Student
Dr Paul Breeze Research Associate
Dr Michael Brooke 01223 (3)36610 Strickland Curator of Ornithology, University Museum of Zoology
Camilla Brookes 01223 (3)36600 Receptionist - part time
Paul Stephen Brooks 01223 (3)34475 or (3)34449 Research Associate
Lizzie Burgess 01223 762773, Postgraduate Administrator
Professor Neil Burgess Honorary Research Fellow, Head of Science at UNEP-WCMC,, Professor of Conservation Biology at the University of Copenhagen
Professor Mark Burgman Honorary Research Fellow, Director of the Centre for Environmental Policy Imperial College London and Editor-in-Chief of the journal Conservation Biology
Professor Malcolm Burrows FRS 01223 (3)36628 Emeritus Professor of Zoology
Dr Stuart Butchart Honorary Research Fellow, Chief Scientist, BirdLife International
Julie Carter Research Assistant
Dr Nicolo Ceffa Visitor
Centre for Pathogen Evolution
Gianluca Cerullo, Postgraduate Student
Andrew Champion Research Assistant
Ann Charlton 01223 (7)69354 Visitor
Barbara Chase Teaching Office Assistant
Ritabrata Chowdhury PhD Student
Sayam U. Chowdhury, PhD Student
Alec P. Christie 07955184785 Henslow Research Fellow, Downing College, Cambridge
Agne Civilyte 01223 (7)65406 Visitor
Bethan Clark Postgraduate Student
Dr Michael Clayton Visitor
Professor Tim Clutton-Brock FRS 01223 (3)36605 Director of Research and formerly Prince Philip Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Margherita Colucci Research Associate
Hotdesk Conservation Science Group 01223 (7)65412
Jane Cook 01223 (3)36600 Senior Accounts and Purchasing Clerk (part time)
Daniel Cossey Postgraduate Student
Dr Marta Costa 01223 (3)34455 Senior Research Associate
Dr Dominic Cram 01223 (3)31759 Research Associate
Computing Helpdesk CSCS 01223 (3)36261 or (3)36262 or (3)36624
Scanner Room CT 01223 (7)65405
Dr Darron Cullen 01223 (3)31767 Visitor, Lecturer, University of Hull
Marcia Cunha dos Santos Research Assistant
Rion Cuthill MPhil Student
Vanessa Cutts Research Assistant/Research Associate
Dr Jo Darlington Visitor
Sofia Dartnell Postgraduate Student
Professor Nick Davies FRS 01223 (3)34405 Emeritus Professor of Behavioural Ecology
Kate Dewally Research Assistant
Professor Lynn Dicks 01223 (3)36630, University Lecturer in Animal Ecology
Dr Henry Disney 01223 (3)36654 Zoology Research Fellow, University Museum of Zoology
Tanmay Dixit PhD Student
Dr Paul Donald Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Zhaoke Dong Visitor
Christian Drerup PhD Student
Dr Amina Dulac Research Associate
Christopher Duncan 01223 (3)36673
Dr Katie Dunkley Junior Research Fellow, Christ's College
Christopher Dunne Research Assistant
Katharina Eichler 01223 (3)34455 Research Associate
Joel Elkin Postgraduate Student
Oxana Elliott 01223 (3)34416 or (7)62779
Charles Emogor Graduate Student
Philip Erm Graduate Student
Elisabeth Evetts Cleaner
Alison Eyres Research Associate
Dr Caroline C. G. Fabre 01223 (3)36622 Visitor
Aramish Fatima Postgraduate Student
Professor Walter Federle 01223 (7)63435 Professor of Comparative Biomechanics
Dr Daniel J. Field Strickland Curator of Ornithology, Assistant Professor of Vertebrate Palaeobiology, Fellow, Christ's College Cambridge
Dr John Flowerdew 01223 (3)36609 Research Fellow
Dr William Foster 01223 (3)36615 Director of Alumni Relations, Senior Lecturer and Curator of Insects (Emeritus)
Alexandra Fragniere 01223 (3)34455 Research Associate
Emma Francis 01223 (3)36656 or 07824 835175 Deputy Facilities Manager
Dr Adrian Friday 01223 (3)36671 Research Fellow
Monica Frisch 01223 (3)36619 Office Manager for Tropical Biology Association
Devlin A Gandy 01223 (7)65407 Visitor
Dr Stephen John Gaunt 01223 (7)68917 Affiliated researcher of the Museum
Tomas Generalovic PhD Student
Hansjürgen Girolimetto 01223 (3)6656 or 07824 835152 Senior Building Services Technician
Marina Gkantia Research Assistant
Louisa Gordon Research Coordinator
Jennifer Gossman 01223 (7)69303 Assistant Conservator
Postgraduate Office
Professor Rhys Green 01223 (7)62840 Emeritus Honorary Professor of Conservation Science
Professor Sir John Gurdon Kt DPhil DSc FRS 01223 (3)34090 Emeritus Professor
Peter Hague Visitor
Nigel Hall 01223 (3)36607 or 07824 835156 Senior Insect & Aquatic Cultures Technician
Nadia Hamilton Research Assistant
Dr Iris Hardege Royal Society University Research Fellow
Martina Harianja 01223 (7)68919 PhD student
Patricia Harnett 01223 (3)30110 Marketing and Communications Assistant (part-time)
Matthew Hayes PhD Student
Peng He Research Associate
Prof Jason J. Head +44 (0)1223 (7)65387 Professor of Vertebrate Evolution and Ecology, Curator of Vertebrate Palaeontology, University Museum of Zoology, Chair, Cambridge Biotomography Centre
Olivia Healey PhD Student
Becky Heath Research Associate
Laura Hebberecht Lopez PhD Student
Prof Berthold Hedwig 01223 (3)36603 or (3)31767 (Lab) Professor of Neurobiology
Harry Hellmers 07513 828618 Scientific Support Coordinator
Dr Ivana Henry Visitor
Dr James Herbert-Read 01223 (7)68946 Whitten Lecturer in Marine Biology, Associate Professor
Annika Herdtle Postgraduate Student
Aaron Hickey PhD Student
Mark Hodgson 01223 (3)36600 or 07824 835157 Cleaner
Zoe Holland 01223 (3)36600 Cleaner
Roxy Holmes PhD Student
Broderick House PhD Student
Dr Tom Houslay Research Associate
Kate Howlett 01223 (7)68919 PhD Student
Tianhui Hu Postgraduate Student
Nan Hu 01223 (3)36640 / 01223 (7)68910 Research Assistant
Tom Jameson PhD Student
Dr Gabriel A. Jamie 01223 (3)31759 Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Dr Gregory Jefferis 01223 267048 Director of Research
Professor Chris Jiggins 01223 (7)69021 Professor of Evolutionary Biology
Jordan Johnson Postgraduate Student
Professor Rufus Johnstone 01223 (3)36685 Professor of Evolution and Behaviour
Joshua Jones Research Assistant
Natalie Jones 01223 (7)69303 Museum Conservator
Dr Terry Jones 01223 (3)30933 Senior Research Associate
Benjamin Jones Visitor
Julie Joslin 01223 (3)36600 Cleaner
Glennis Julian 07843763432 Research Associate
Daniel Keitley Graduate Student
Dr Arik Kershenbaum 01223 (7)60017, Visitor
Ming Khan Postgraduate Student
Ladann Kiassat Research Assistant
Professor Rebecca Kilner FRS 01223 (3)31766 1866 Professor of Zoology, Director, University Museum of Zoology
Dr Athene Knüfer Research Associate
Dr Eva Koch Research Associate
Dr Torsten Krude 01223 (3)30111 Associate Professor
Professor Matthias Landgraf 01223 (7)69348 Professor of Developmental Neurobiology
Dr Nancy Lane 01223 (3)36609 Zoology Research Fellow
Professor Ron Laskey FRS CBE Emeritus Professor of Animal Embryology
Professor Simon Laughlin FRS 01223 (3)36608 Emeritus Professor of Neurobiology
Dr Peter A. Lawrence FRS 01223 (7)69015 or (3)34481 MRC Emeritus Scientist
James Lea Visitor
Dr Helen Leggett Visitor
Dr Michela Leonardi +44 (0)1223 (7)69030 Research Associate
Lisa Liebens Postgraduate Student
Dr Chu-Cheng Lin Research Assistant
Dr Luca Livraghi 01223 (3)36644 Research Associate
Mathew Lowe 01223 (7)63086 Museum Collections Manager
Dr Sarah Luke Visitor
Jess Lund PhD Student
Dr Javier Luque Senior Research Associate
Dr Hannah MacGregor Research Associate
Debbie Macklin 01223 (7)65396 Tropical Biology Association
Ruairidh Macleod Postgraduate Student in Archaeology
Nikolai Madland Shorter Postgraduate Student
Neil Mahon PhD Student
Professor Andrea Manica 01223 (3)36627 Professor of Evolutionary Ecology
Piotr Marcyniuk 01223 (3)36600 or 07738 017025 Teaching Laboratory Technician / Cleaner
Dr Elizabeth Marin 01223 (3)34455 Research Associate
Dr Samuel Matchette Research Associate
Dr Tania Maxwell Research Associate
Sarah Maziliauskas PhD student
Paula McPhee Visitor
Dr Joana Isabel Meier 01223 (3)36644 Branco Weiss Fellow, Bateson Research Fellow, St John's College
Ian Millar 01223 (7)47303 or 07732 864970 Chief Technician
Professor Christine W Miller Visitor - On sabbatical from the University of Florida 2022-2023
Dr Emily Mitchell 01223 (7)62935 NERC Independent Research Fellow, Assistant Professor , Curator of Invertebrates incorporating the Watson Curator of Malacology, Co-director of the Leverhulme Centre for Life in the Universe
Ilina Moitra Research Assistant, Drosophila Connectomics Group
Dr Gabriela Montejo-Kovacevich Research Fellow, King's College
Dr William Morgan Research Associate
Jake Morris Research Associate
William Morris 01223 (3)34455 Research Assistant
Dr Sylviane Moss 01223 (3)36620 Laboratory and Facilities Manager
Ana Mosterín Höpping 01223 (3)30933 Research Associate
Professor Nicholas Mundy 01223 (3)36657 Professor of Evolutionary Genetics, Deputy Head of Department (Teaching)
Eva Munnelly Research Assistant
Museum Enquiries 01223 (3)36650
Helia Naji Moghaddam 01223 (7)65407 Research Assistant
Antonia Netzl Postgraduate Student, Research Assistant
Cara Newsam Postgraduate Student
Anastasia Nezhentseva 01223 (7)69413 or (3)30117 Human Resources & Grants Administrator
Dr David Nguyen Visitor
Megan Norkett HR Administrator
Henry North PhD Candidate
Isobel Ollard PhD student
Dr Matthew Oswald 01223 (3)36681 Research Associate
Cheryl-Samantha (Sam) Owen 01223 (7)65394 Tropical Biology Association
Johanna Paijmans Marie Sklodowska Curie Fellow
Professor Debbie Pain Honorary Research Fellow
Jenny Palmer 01223 (3)36646 Senior Accounts/Purchasing Clerk
Michelle Parker 01223 (7)69030 PhD Student
Dr Michael Pashkevich 01223 (7)68919 Marshall Sherfield Fellow
Dr Stephen Pates Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr David Pattinson Visitor
Dr James Pearce-Higgins Honorary Research Fellow, Director of Science, British Trust for Ornithology,, BTO Office, David Attenborough Building
Lizzie Pearmain PhD Student
Alice Pearson 01223 (7)65407 Visitor
Shiela Peterson 01223 (3)36659 or (3)36600 Specialized Museum Cleaner
Dr Silviu O Petrovan Senior Research Associate
Dr Tom Pettini Research Associate
Professor Richard Phillips Honorary Research Fellow, Head of the Higher Predators and Conservation group, BAS Ecosystems programme, Honorary Professor at the University of Exeter
Dr Erika Cristina Pinheiro de Castro 01223 (7)69022 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellow
Megan Popkin PhD Student
Dr Sophie Potter Coordinator: Collections - Connections – Communities
Dr Richard Preece 01223 (3)36666 University Reader & Curator of Malacology, University Museum of Zoology (Emeritus)
Purchasing Office 01223 (3)36646
Caren Queiroz-Souza, Visiting Student
Dr Maanasa Raghavan 01223 (7)62935 Visitor
Dr Nadine Randel 01223 (7)68910 Research Associate
Matteo Redana Research Associate
Valentine Reiss-Woolever PhD Student
Dr Sam Reynolds Research Associate, College Research Associate, Clare College
Dr Miranda Robbins Visitor
Penny Roth 01223 (3)36618 Secretary to Prof. Tim Clutton-Brock
Poppy Roth 01223 (3)34872 or (3)30933 Centre Coordinator, Centre for Pathogen Evolution
Dr Shay Rotics 01223 (3)36682 Blavatnik Research Fellow
Dr Hannah Rowland 01223 (3)31758 Visitor
Kirsten Russell 01223 (3)36646 Senior Accounts/Purchasing Clerk
Dr Patricio Salazar Visitor
Dr Emília Santos 01223 (3)36678 NERC Independent Research Fellow, Assistant Professor
Dr Christiana Scheib 01223 (3)36663 Senior Research Associate, Group Leader
Dr. Philipp Schlegel 01223 (3)34455 Research Associate
Tarryn Schuldiner-Harpaz Visitor
Michael Schwimmer 01223 (3)36663 PhD Student
Sarah Scott Royal Society Newton International Research Fellow
David Seager Postgraduate Student
Helena Shin-Clayton Postgraduate Student
Dr Jack Shutt 01223 (3)36602 Research Associate
Ashley Simkins Postgraduate Student
Piotr Sitnik 01223 (7)47300 Cleaner at Madingley
Professor Helen Skaer 01223 (7)63189 Emeritus Professor of Developmental Biology (Visitor)
Dr Rebecca K. Smith 01223 (7)60832 Senior Research Associate, Conservation Science Group.
Professor Derek Smith 01223 (3)34872 or (3)30933 Professor of Infectious Disease Informatics, Director of Centre for Pathogen Evolution
Dr Timothy Smithson 01223 (3)36649 Visitor
Keturah Smithson 01223 (7)65405 Research Assistant, CT Scan Technician
Lisa Sneath 01223 (7)65416 Business Development Coordinator
Dr Daniel Sobrido Camean Research Associate
Dr Mark Spalding Honorary Research Fellow, Senior Marine Scientist, The Nature Conservancy, Chief Science Advisor, Government of the British Indian Ocean Territory
Professor Tim Sparks 01223 (3)36666 Visitor
Dr Claire Spottiswoode Principal Research Associate, Hans Gadow Lecturer, Pola Pasvolsky Chair in Conservation Biology (University of Cape Town)
Rachel Spring 01223 (7)62773 Conservation Science Group Assistant
Ildikó Stark PhD Student
Russell Stebbings 01223 (7)68915 Chief Technician (Invertebrates Collections & Archives)
Sara Steele 01223 (7)68918 Museum Education Assistant
Nile Stephenson Postgraduate Student
Jenny Stewart Postgraduate Student (MPhil)
Jake Stone 01223 (7)68919 PhD Student
Dr Tomke Stuerner 01223 (3)34455 Research Associate
Professor William Sutherland CBE 01223 (3)36686 Miriam Rothschild Professor of Conservation Biology
Dr Tom Swinfield Research Associate
Jane Taylor 01223 (3)36600 Receptionist - part time
Dr Nigel Taylor Research Associate
Teaching Office 01223 (7)69017 or 01223 (3)36647
Dr Eleanor Tew 01223 (7)69018 Visitor
Nicola Thomas 01223 (3)36600 Tea Room Assistant
Jack Thorley 01223 (3)36673 Research Associate
Dr Ann Thornton Conservation Biology Co-ordinator
Dr Rosie Trevelyan 01223 (7)63436 Director
Dr Angela Trowsdale 01223 (3)34475 or (3)34449 Senior Research Technician
Dr Sina Tureli 01223 (3)34872 Research Associate
Stuart Turner 01223 (3)36650 Museum Receptionist
Professor Edgar Turner 01223 (7)69353 Associate Professor, Curator of Insects in Museum of Zoology
Sam Turner PhD Student
Eirlys Tysall PhD Student
Grace Varnham Postgraduate Student
Dr Lalanti Venkatasubramanian 01223 (7)68910 HFSP Long-term Fellow
Dr Divya Venkatesh 01223 (7)63434 Research Associate
James Vereycken PhD Student
Dr Juliet Vickery Honorary Research Fellow, Chief Executive, British Trust for Ornithology
Roz Wade 01223 (7)69355 Education and Outreach Officer
Catherine Waite Research Associate
Anthony Waldron Visitor
Megan Walker MPhil Seafood for Societal Health
Jonah Walker, PhD student
Dr Kevin Wallace 01223 (7)65393 Tropical Biology Association Course Co-ordinator
Claire Wallace, Research Assistant
Yucheng Wang Research Associate
Dr Kun Wang Visitor
Dr Ian Warren 01223 (7)69019 Senior Research Technician
Dr Matt Wayland 01223 (7)69282 Imaging Facility Manager
Professor Tim Weil 01223(7)65391 Deputy Head of School - Undergraduate Strategy , Professor
Whale Hall 01223 (7)65406
Daniel White 01223 (3)36634 or 07824 835151 Senior Teaching Laboratory Technician
Paul Whitelaw PhD student
Elise Wilby Graduate Student
Dr Matthew Wilkinson 01223 (3)34471 Teaching Associate
Dr Samuel Wilks 01223 (3)34872 Research Associate
Dr David Willer +44 (0) 7507 723137 Henslow Research Fellow
Professor Eske Willerslev 01223 (3)36668 Prince Philip Professor of Ecology & Evolution, Department of Zoology, Director/ Professor, Centre of Excellence in GeoGenetics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Associated researcher, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK.
Willerslev Group Office 01223 (3)65407
Lucy Williamson 01223 (7)65410 Museum Volunteer Coordinator
Kate Willott 01223 (7)60832 Conservation Evidence Research Assistant/Administrator
Dr Michael Winding 01223 (7)68910 Research Associate
Dr Thomas Worthington Research Associate
Kaiyue Wu Postgraduate Student
Zhe Xue PhD Student
Dr Hiromi Yamashita, Visitor (Conservation Science Group, Department of Zoology) , Professor at Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU), Japan, Visiting Professor at Nagoya University Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Japan 
Yijie Yin Research Assistant
Dr Jennifer York 01223 336682 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellow (Global)
Lisa York 07824 835175 Cleaner
Robert Yuan MPhil Student
Jacek Zalewski 01223 (3)36634 or 07824 835158 Chief Teaching Laboratory Technician
Wenjun Zhou Postgraduate Student
Dr Marta Zlatic 01223 (7)68910 Director of Research