Members and Major Research Interests

Professor Denis Murphy
Head of Research Unit, cellular and molecular aspects of lipid metabolism; crop genomics, invasive plant species; food security; public engagement

Dr Roy Wiles
Ecology, systematics and biogeography of tropical water mites, feather mites and bat parasites

Research Assistants

Mehedi Hassan         Martin Triska

Negusse Kitaba

Farzana Rahman

Hannah Garbett

Dmitriy Sonkin

Past Members

Dr Stuart Hogg
Characterisation of microorganisms in ‘red rain’

Dr Tim Johnson
Genetics and ecology of invasive marine algae

Dr Clare McVeigh
Biological anthropology, specialising in the analysis of human remains, especially bones and teeth, either from archaeological sites or crime scenes.