Staff Directory

Last Updated

09/10/2017

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About Mat Goddard

Matthew Goddard is a Professor in the College of Science (70%), and holds a joint position at the University of Auckland, New Zealand (30%). 2016 - Professor, University Lincoln 2015 - 2016 - Reader, University Lincoln 2015 -  Associate Professor,  University of Auckland, New Zealand 2007 - 2015 Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland, New Zealand 2004 - 2007 Lecturer, University of Auckland, New Zealand 2000 - 2004 Research Fellow, NERC Centre for Population Biology 1996 - 2000 PhD Imperial College

Department Responsibilities

I am a member of the Lincoln Institute for Agri-food technology. I am the post-graduate lead for the School and Chair the post-graduate progress panel, on the School Management Team, manager of the microbiology laboratory, a member of the Athena Swan, and Research Committees for the School. I co-ordinate the 3rd year Current Issues in Life Sciences module. I manage a research group of ten people (5 at Lincoln and 5 in New Zealand), working on a range of externally funded research programmes.

Subject Specialism

Investigating patterns and processes in populations and communities using laboratory and field experimental ecology and evolution

Qualifications

  • PhD — Imperial College, 2000

Awards

  • Fellow — HEA,

Orcid ID

0000-0002-7482-4438

Research Interests

  • Population and Evolutionary Biology

Research Groups Memberships

  • Ecology and Evolution

Research Projects

  • The use of highly attractive yeast strains for controlling Drosophila suzukii (spotted wing drosophila) — Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board in 2017
  • Yeast Population Genomics — in 2017
  • Newton’s apple genome — The University of Lincoln and The Earlham Institute in 2017
  • Soil Health Partnership — Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board in 2017
  • A whole supply chain approach to control Campylobacter — BBSRC and Innovate UK in 2016
  • The vineyard ecosystem program — NZ Winegrowers and Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment in 2015
  • Life style wines — NZ Winegrowers and Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment in 2014

Research in the Lincoln Repository