I studied for my PhD at the University of Reading followed by a postdoctoral Research position studying the effects of temperature of sex and development of Alligator mississippiensis at the University of Manchester. Thereafter, I worked in a bird zoo, for a commercial incubator manufacturer and on an ostrich farm. Prior to joining the University of Lincoln I was a self-employed consultant top the poultry industry. I joined the University of Lincoln as a casual hours lecturer and gained a permanent position in 2007.
Programme Leader for Zoology Programme Leader for Animal Behaviour Science (Level 3) Programme Leader for Conservation Biology (Level 3)
Avian and Reptilian Reproduction
BSc. (Hons) Applied Biology, with specialisation in Animal Physiology and Ecology, University of Bat
PhD. The physiological basis of egg turning in birds. University of Reading
April–July 2009 - Effect of sight barriers in pens of breeding ring-necked pheasants (Phasianus co