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About Matthew Walker

I am a Research Assistant examining the factors which cause nausea in humans and non-human animals. My interests are broad including; Physiology, Comparative Biology, Phylogenetic Comparative techniques and statistical analysis.

Subject Specialism

Evolutionary Biology


  • BSc (Hons) — University of Hull, 2014
  • PhD — University of Lincoln,


  • Best PGR Presentation — University of Lincoln, School of Life Sciences,
  • Most Dedicated Individual — Hull University Student Union,

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Research Interests

  • Biophysics

  • Evolutionary biology

  • Fluid dynamics

Research Groups Memberships

  • Physical Ecology Lab

Research Projects

  • PhD Studentship as part of: Form and Function in a Microbial World — The Leverhulme Trust in 2014

Professional Affiliations

  • Royal Society of Biology — AMRSB