I am an evolutionary biologist, having received my PhD from the University of Stirling’s department of Biological and Environmental Sciences in 2014. My research was supervised by Dr. Luc Bussière, whose lab studies sexual selection and life history allocation with a particular focus on insects.

My thesis was entitled ‘Causes of adaptive differences in age-dependent reproductive effort'; I used the decorated cricket, Gryllodes sigillatus, to investigate how individuals allocate limited resources to competing life history traits, with a particular focus on the ‘strategies’ males use when they express a sexually selected, behaviourally plastic trait repeatedly across their lifetime.

Currently, I am looking for a postdoctoral position. Please see my CV & bio page.

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