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Principal Investigators


Norman allot

Fabio Boylan

Dan Bradley

Yvonne Buckley

Ecology of surface waters.
Pharmacy
Genetics
Ecology, Applied Ecology

 

Catherine Coxon

anna davis

Ian Donohue

Prof Anna Davies
Groundwater Quality
Environmental governance, biodiversity conservation policy and politics
Ecology of communities and metacommunities, aquatic ecosystems, spatial and temporal patterns, perturbations.

mark-dyer

laurence gill

Gray

trevor hodkinson

Innovative solutions for buildings, neighbourhoods and cities.
Environmental engineering, water management, pollution.
Water and wastewater treatment, river pollution assessment and control, assessment of carbon emissions.
Plant systematics, molecular biology, population genetics

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Andrew Jackson

patrick wyse jackson

daniel kelly

Prof Celia Holland
Parasitology, public health
Ecological and evolutionary systems modelling.
Fossil and living bryozoa, geology, palaeontology, palaeoecology.
Plant evolution, tropical plant ecology.

Nicola Marples

Fraser Mitchell

carol newman

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Prof Fraser Mitchell
Behavioural and evolutionary ecology
Ecology, palaeocology
Applied microeconometric analysis of individual and household behaviour.
Higher plant taxonomy, biodiversity, conservation.

john rochford

Jane Stout

steve waldren

mike williams

Conservation biology, mammal ecology, ornithology.
Biodiversity and ecology, pollination, entomology, invasive species
Evolutionary biology, plant phenology, genetics.
Soil respiration and carbon stocks, plant cell anatomy.

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Prof Jim Wilson      
Aquatic ecology, marine zoology.
     

 

 

Fellows Emeritus

mike jones

David Jeffery

Julian Reynolds

 

Prof David Jeffrey
Dr Julian Reynolds
Dr Paul Dowding
Climate change, carbon balance, biofuels.
Botany, ecology.
Freshwater ecology.
Botany, ecology.

 

Research Fellows and Associates

Ainhoa Gonzalez Del Campo

Ainhoa Gonzalez Del Campo

 

dave kelly

Dr Dannielle Green
Environmental planning and policy, spatial analysis, impact assessment

Responses of floral and faunal communities to physical and chemical variation in habitats

Applied fisheries biology.
Effects of human activitiens on marine biodiversity, ecosystem functioning and services.

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Michael Whitfield
 
   
Bioenergy crops, soil carbon sequestration, Miscanthus.
   

Visiting Research Scholar

Ainhoa Gonzalez Del Campo

 

 

 

     
     
Ecology, Evolution & Biodiversity
     

 

 

Research Students

Name E-mail Research Field
Aidan Walsh    
Alwynne McGeever mcgeevea@tcd.ie TCBR studentship. Quantification of tree population dynamics.
Angela Stevenson STEVENAN@TCD.IE Deep-sea ecology, cold-water corals, echinods, marine conservation
Anne Dubearnes    
Aoife Delaney   amdelane@gmail.com Interactions between hydrology and ecology of dune slack ecosystems.
Aoife O'Rourke orourkat@tcd.ie Biodiversity, plant-pollinator interactions, priority habitats.
Aude Perdereau  perderea@tcd.ie Willow, disease resistance, wood formation, carbon cycle.
Brian McGuinness mcguinbw@tcd.ie Population studies and epidemiological studies of Escallonia leaf spot disease
Brian Murphy   Isolation of beneficial fungal root endophytes of barley
Bryan Kennedy brkenned@tcd.ie The use of diatoms for the classification of lakes
Daniel Adjei-Boateng adjeibd@tcd.ie Reproductive biology of African freshwater bivalves, population dynamics, production and resource allocation, sustainable exploitation.
Deirdre McClean  MCCLEADM@TCD.Ie Examination of the effects of amplified water level fluctuations on the structure and functioning of lake ecosystems
Donna Hawthorne  hawthord@tcd.ie Modelling past and future fire regimes in the Irish uplands
Eileen Diskin diskineb@tcd.ie Environmental health, science communication

Emer Lawlor

   

Emer Ní Dhúill

nidhuile@tcd.ie  
Eoghan O'Flaherty     
Erin Jo Tiedeken   tiedekee@tcd.ie Pollination ecology, bee nutrition, secondary plant compounds, invasive alien species.
Erna King  kinger@tcd.ie Meiofauna and free-living nematode diversity, salinity gradient effects, transitional waters and environmental quality.
Florence Hecq  fhecq@tcd.ie Effects of scale and landscape structure on pollinator diversity and the provision of ecosystem services in agricultural landscapes
Heather Rochford hrochfo@tcd.ie Biological Effects of pollution in irish coastal waters

Helder Pereira

cunhapeh@tcd.ie Aquatic ecology, dynamics of nutrients and algae, eutrophication, response of biological populations to water pollution.
Jennifer Brady    
Jennifer Michelle Ronan ronanjm@tcd.ie Chemical measurements for the assessment of pollution in irish Coastal waters
Kevin Healy HEALYKE@TCD.IE Linking ecological processes to community patterns using stable isotope
Laura Foley  foleyl1@tcd.ie The effects of anthropogenically fixed nutrients delivered to coastal marine ecosystems via SGD on ecosystem function
Linda Daniels danielsl@tcd.ie Marine bivalve ecophysiology, feeding competition, resource partitioning.
Lisa Egan eganli@tcd.ie Lagorosiphon major, wastewater treatment, biomass production
Louise Esmonde lesmonde@tcd.ie Sustainable nutrient and metal removal from domestic and industrial wastewaters using submerged macrophytes in temperate
Karen Loxton
loxtonk@tcd.ie The significance of small rodents as sentinels for zoonotic parasites of human importance and vectors of parasites of domestic animals.
Marjolein Kamermanst  kamermam@tcd.ie Endemic freshwater shrimp, molecular phylogenetics, ecological and morphological divergence.
Melinda Lyons  lyonsm5@tcd.ie Biodiversity conservation, diversity of flora, petrifying springs.
Michelle McKeon-Bennett    
Nuria Parralejo    
Patricia Coughlan  pacoughl@tcd.ie Phylogenetics of paclitaxel biosynthesis genes in Taxus baccata, Taxus hybrids and allies (yews)
Paul Egan eganp5@tcd.ie Secondary plant compounds, invasive alien plants.
Ruby Prickett pricker@tcd.ie   
Sai Aojju     
Saliha Yesim Tunali  tunalis@tcd.ie Freshwater ecology, littoral macroinvertebrates, food-web ecology.
Sarah Murnaghan  MURNAGHS@TCD.IE  Modelling ecological pressures and responses in a West of Ireland lake
Sheila Greene greenes2@tcd.ie Phosphorus-induced impairment of aquatic ecosystems: evaluating and predicting spatial differences in vulnerability and recovery
Sinead Marley  smarley@tcd.ie Agricultural and horticultural organic chemicals; freshwater ecosystems, risk assessment
Susan Olivia Mitchell mitcheso@tcd.ie The study of gill disease of cultured Atlantic salmon.
Susannah Cass  casss@tcd.ie  Agroecology, biodiversity, legume crops.
Sven Batke batkesp@tcd.ie Assessing epiphyte diversity of tropical montane forest in Honduras, Central America along altitudinal gradients - How do climate change and anthropogenic disturbances affect epiphyte diversity?
Tamara Jurca jurcat@tcd.ie Freshwater ecology, benthic macroinvertebrates, freshwater Oligochaetes.
Vesela Evtimova evtimovv@tcd.ie Freshwater ecology, aquatic invertebrates, water-level fluctuations in lakes
Vishnu Mohanan mohananv@tcd.ie Characterisation of lignin and cellulose formation genes in biomass
William Burchill burchilw@tcd.ie Nitrogen fixation, Nitrous oxide, legumes, grasslands

Last updated 12 September 2017 by biodiversity@tcd.ie.