Dr Clare Bird

Lecturer in Molecular Cell Biology

Biological and Environmental Sciences University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA

Dr Clare Bird

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About me

I am a marine biologist with a passion for microorganisms. I work at the interdisciplinary cross over between marine geology and microbiology investigating the biology and ecology of foraminifera, fossil forming microbial protists.

Brief Biography

  • Lecturer in Molecular Cell Biology (since 2020, University of Stirling)
  • Anniversary Research Fellow (2018-2020, University of Stirling)
  • Daphne Jackson Fellow (2013-2015, University of Edinburgh)
  • Career Break (2004-2011)Post-doctoral Research Assistant (2001-2004)PhD in molecular microbiology (1997-2001)

Divisional/Faculty/University Contribution

  • Committee member BES Learning and Teaching with the role of Employability Champion
  • University Research Environment Group

Other Academic Activities

  • Member of the Royal Society of Biology
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

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