NERC IAPETUS PhD candidate at Stirling University, with a strong interest in science outreach and the effects of anthropogenic stressors on populations and habitats. Key interests in aquatic habitats and the conservation and management of local sites around the UK. Previous research developed techniques to assess the effect of microplastic leachates on marine larvae development at the University of Exeter, Cornwall Campus. Keen focus on the sustainable management and monitoring of marine ecosystems through citizen science and stakeholder engagement.
2017 BSc (Hons) Zoology First Class Honours University of Exeter
2019 MSc by Research University of Exeter
2018 Sail Against Plastic: A Message from the Arctic
Lead Scientists and project director of a team of scientists, artists, photographers and campaigners undertaking a research sailing expedition in SW Svalbard investigating and unveiling microplastic pollution.
2016 Zoological Society of London Marine and Freshwater Research Intern Supporting a range of major worldwide and national aquatic projects.