IoZ Staff and PhD Students

IoZ Team Picture 2015
Director of Science

Research Theme Leaders



Joint ZSL and University College London Staff


Senior Research Fellows

Research Fellows

Postdoctoral Research Assistants

Postgraduate Research Assistants

Technicians/Science Support

  • Dada Gottelli (Chief Technician)
  • Kevin Hopkins (Senior Technician)
  • Matthew Perkins (Senior Technician)
  • Chris Sergeant (Animal Technician)
  • Robert Deaville (Cetacean Strandings Project Manager)
  • David Hitchcock (Buildings & Capital Projects Administrator)
  • Lola Brookes 
  • Liam Fitzpatrick
  • Shinto John
  • William Leung
  • Harry Owen
  • Louise Wong

Project Administrators/Assistants

  • Becky Shu Chen (Project Coordinator - Chinese Giant Salamander Project)
  • Heidi Ma (Project Coordinator - Hainan Gibbon Conservation Programme)
  • Helen Muller (Project Research Assistant)


  • Cheryl Buffonge (Science Operations Manager)
  • Amrit Dehal (Information Systems Administrator)
  • Jo Keogh (Assistant to the Director of Science)
  • Lynne Rushton (Health & Safety Administrator)

UK PhD Students

Overseas PhD Students

  • Alice Baniel
  • Marc Fernandez Morron
  • Anne Hilborn
  • Kirsten McMillan
  • Andres Valenzuela Sanchez

RVC/ZSL Senior Clinical Training Scholar

  • Helle Bernstorf Hydeskov

In Memoriam