Animal Behaviour Research Group
We are interested in the function, mechanism, development and evolution of behaviour, working with a variety of species both in the laboratory and in the field. Our work covers both how you can apply an understanding of behaviour to solve problems in an applied settings such as agriculture, conservation, welfare and animal management, and also fundamental research into the underpinning mechanisms functions and evolution of behaviour.
We welcome formal and informal enquiries from prospective postgraduate students, post-doctoral researchers, visiting academics and industry/end-user partners to work with us at Plymouth, information on current projects is within the research themes. Please contact research group leader, Dr Sarah Collins for further details.

Dr Mike Thom

It is with the greatest sadness that we have to announce the death of our colleague and friend Dr Mike Thom, who passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on April 14, 2021.

Read our tribute to Mike

<p>Dr Mike Thom<br></p>