IoZ Staff and PhD Students

Institute of Zoology team photo Director of Science

Senior Management Team

Joint ZSL and University College London Staff



Senior Research Fellows

Research Fellows

Postdoctoral Research Associates

Research Associates

Postgraduate Research Assistants

Project Managers, Coordinators & Assistants

  • Hannah Davidson (Wildlife Health Bridge Administrator)
  • Robert Deaville (Cetacean Strandings Project Manager)
  • Louise Gibson (Project Coordinator)
  • Heidi Ma (Hainan Gibbon Conservation Programme Coordinator)
  • Nicole Milligan (Wildlife Ecology & Conservation Database Manager)
  • Alexandra Thomas (Wildlife Health Bridge Coordinator)

Science Support (Technicians)

  • Kelly Astley
  • Kevin Hopkins (Senior Technician)
  • Shinto John (Microbiology Technician)
  • Tresai Jordine (Animal Technician)
  • Matthew Perkins (Senior Technician)
  • Goncalo Rosa
  • Hannah Rotton
  • Kate Scott-Gatty
  • Chris Sergeant (Animal Technician / Named Animal Care & Welfare Officer)

Science Operations (Administration)

  • Denise Bamfo (PA to Director and Administrator)
  • Amrit Dehal (Senior Administrator)
  • Tendai Pottinger (Administrator)

ZSL Science Resources & Meetings

UK PhD Students

Overseas PhD Students

  • Laura Duntsch
  • Alexander Knight
  • Diana Alexandra Penafiel Ricaurte

ECZM Resident in Wildlife Population Health

Seconded Research Staff

  • Dr David Daversa (University of Liverpool)
  • Dr Thomas Sewell (Imperial College London)

Honorary Research Fellows

  • Dr Sarah Ball
  • Dr Stefano Canessa (Ghent University)
  • Dr Clare Duncan 
  • Dr Michael Hudson (Durrell-IoZ Conservation Research Fellow)
  • Professor Kate Jones (University College London)
  • Dr Mailys Lopes (INRA/INRIA)
  • Dr Ursula Paredes-Esquivel (Queen Mary University of London)
  • Dr Deepa Senapathi (University of Reading)