Staff Directory

Last Updated

09/10/2017

Email
Telephone
01522 83 5024
Post
University of Lincoln
Riseholme Hall
Riseholme Park
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN2 2LG
United Kingdom

About Malgorzata Pilot

- Senior Lecturer (2013-present) - School of Life Sciences, University of Lincoln - Lecturer (2012-2013) - School of Life Sciences, University of Lincoln - Marie Curie Research Fellow (2009-2012) - School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham University - Postdoctoral researcher (2007-2009) - School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham University - Staff researcher (2006-2012) - Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences - Research assistant (2000-2005) - Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences

Department Responsibilities

- Module leader for Population Genetics - Contribution to modules: Evolution & Ecology, Genetics, Evolutionary Ecology, Conservation Biology, Vertebrate Zoology, Wild Vertebrates of British Isles, Animal Protection, Domestic Animal Behaviour and Cognition, Applied Forensic Analysis - Supervision of PhD, MSc and undergraduate projects

Subject Specialism

evolutionary genetics

Qualifications

  • PhD (Biology - Population Genetics) — Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences, 2005
  • MSc (Mathematics - Evolutionary Game Theory) — Warsaw University, Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Mechanics, 2004
  • MSc (Ecology/Conservation Biology) — Warsaw University, Faculty of Biology / Interdisciplinary Studies in Environmental Protection, 1999

Awards

  • Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship, School of Biological & Biomedical Sci, Durham University — European Commission,
  • Award supporting researchers completing Postdoctoral Fellowships — Foundation for Polish Science,
  • Small Ecological Project Grant — British Ecological Society,
  • Award for a set of publication on ecology of martens — Polish Academy of Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences,
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship at the School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham University — Foundation for Polish Science,
  • Fellowship for Young Researchers — Foundation for Polish Science,
  • Award for the PhD dissertation — Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences,
  • Award for the MSc thesis — Chancellor of Warsaw University,

Orcid ID

0000-0002-6057-5768

Research Interests

  • Factors Shaping Population Genetic Structure in Highly Mobile Mammals

  • Kinship Patterns Within Social Groups of Mammals

  • Long-term Dynamics of Genetic and Demographic Changes in Mammalian Populations

Research Groups Memberships

Research Projects

  • Empirical and theoretical assessment of reliability of null allele detection — in 2012
  • Genome-wide variability in European wolves — in 2012
  • Tracking the impact of Holocene environmental change on the population genetics and demographics of four Baltic seal species — Marie Curie Fellowship in 2009
  • Evolutionary history of Baltic seals (PI) — Foundation for Polish Science in 2009
  • Relationship between foraging ecology and dispersal patterns in a highly mobile carnivore, the grey wolf (PI) — British Ecological Society in 2008
  • The effect of ecological factors on the population genetic structure of highly mobile social mammals (PI) — Foundation for Polish Science in 2007
  • Influence of genetic and environmental factors on life history traits and relatedness of individuals from a local population of the root vole Microtus oeconomus — Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education in 2006
  • Space use, foraging strategies and genetic variability of the stone marten and the pine marten in a patchy habitat in central Poland — Polish Committee for Scientific Research in 2001
  • Genetic variability and patterns of gene flow among wolf populations in Central and Eastern Europe (PI) — Polish Committee for Scientific Research in 2001
  • Genetic diversity in a colony of southern elephant seals from the King George Island, South Shetlands Archipelago — Polish Committee for Scientific Research in

Research in the Lincoln Repository


Professional Affiliations

  • British Ecological Society
  • Society for Conservation Biology