LAB ALUMNI

Former Postdoctoral Researchers

 

DR. JULIEN CLAVEL - Phylogenetic comparative methods and evolutionary modelling

Currently a CNRS researcher at Université Lyon

DR. RYAN N. FELICE - Morphological evolution and development in archosaurs

           Currently an assistant professor (lecturer) at University College London

DR. MARCELA RANDAU - Insect modularity and integration

Currently a research coordinator for Brooke Animal Welfare Charity

DR. CARLA BARDUA - Amphibian cranial evolution

Currently a PGCE fellow at Oxford University

DR. AIDA GOMEZ-ROBLES - Modularity and evolution of brains and teeth in hominids

           Currently an assistant professor (lecturer) at University College London

DR. AKINOBU WATANABEEvolutionary modularity and morphological evolution of squamates

           Currently an assistant professor at New York Institute of Technology

DR. THOMAS J. D. HALLIDAY - Paleocene mammal phylogenetics and evolution

           Currently a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the University of Birmingham

DR. ANDREW R. CUFF - Felid postcranial mechanics

          Currently an assistant lecturer at the University of York

 

DR. VERA WEISBECKER - Mammalian brain evolution and development

Currently a senior lecturer at Flinders University

DR. DANIELA SANFELICE - Pinniped skull integration and evolution

Currently a staff scientist at Fundacao Zoobotanica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

 

DR. JEROEN SMAERS - Morphological rates in primate skull evolution

Co-supervised with Dr. Christophe Soligo in UCL-Anthropology

Currently an assistant professor at SUNY Stony Brook

 

DR. ROGER B. J. BENSON - Latitudinal diversity gradients in Cretaceous vertebrates

          Co-supervised with Prof. Paul Upchurch in UCL-Earth Sciences

          Currently a lecturer at University of Oxford, UK

DR. MARK BELL - Latitudinal diversity gradients in Cretaceous vertebrates

          Co-supervised with Prof. Paul Upchurch in UCL-Earth Sciences

 

Former Ph.D. Students

DR. CARLA BARDUA - Amphibian cranial evolution and modularity

Currently a PGCE fellow at Oxford University

DR. MARCELA RANDAU - Felid vertebral integration and evolution

          Currently a research coordinator for Brooke Animal Welfare Charity

DR. THOMAS HALLIDAY - Placental mammal phylogenetics and macroevolution

          Currently a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the University of Birmingham

DR. ANNE-CLAIRE FABRE - Carnivoran postcranial morphological evolution  

               Co-supervised with Dr. Stéphane Peigné in Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

 Currently a postdoctoral fellow at Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris

DR. C. VERITY BENNETT - Marsupial taxonomic and morphological diversity 

Currently a research associate at Cardiff University School of Medicine

DR. SAM BENNETT - Ichthyosaur ontogeny and dimorphism

          Co-supervised with Dr.Margaret Collinson in Royal Holloway College-Earth Sciences

          and Dr. Paul Barrett in NHM-Earth Sciences

DR. GEMMA PRICE - Cranial shape evolution in strepsirrhine primates

          Co-supervised with Dr. Christophe Soligo in UCL-Anthropology

Former Master's and undergraduate thesis students

MIRANDA STEVENS - Dinosaur claw evolution

CARYS DOWLING - Developmental constraints in mammalian jaw evolution

MATT MITCHELL - Modularity in parrot skull

SARAH COCKERILL - Modularity in the mangoose cranium

LUCY ROBERTS - Shape evolution in burrowing snakes

ANDY BRINKWORTH - Size evolution in rodents

CECILIA DERRICK - Modularity in the grasshopper exoskeleton

SHIN KANG - Brain size scaling in whales

ASHLEIGH MARSHALL - Intraspecific modularity in caecilian skulls

BEN TOWNE - Beak and skull evolution in razorbills

VITTORIA ORI - Intraspecific modularity in turtle skulls

MARGOT BON - Jaw evolution and modularity in frogs and salamanders

NOAH SHEPHERD - Intraspecific modularity in reptiles

MARINA SENTIS - Skull-brain integration in marsupials

HANNAH TILLEY - Evolutionary rates and developmental constraints in the mammal skull

ROWAN TINKER - Mammal carpal shape evolution

ALEX MARSHALL - Squamate cranial integration

TOM DAVIES - Placental mammal fossil record completeness

SAMANTHA WAUGH - Squamate and amphibian limb integration

DR. SARA RAJ PANT - Sloth body size evolution

        

DR. ELIS NEWHAM - Diversity patterns in Cretaceous mammals

DR. EMILY BELL - Limb covariance structure in flying amniotes

LAUREN FOLEY - Carnivoran cranial suture development

 

KARINE SAWAN - Body size, diversity, and survivorship in Perissodactyla

DUNCAN MCCAUSLAND - Life history and ecological correlates of brain size in marsupials

 

ELIZABETH DAYSH - Regional brain scaling in marsupials

 

EDWARD MORGAN - Phylogenetic relationships of arctocyonid condylarths

PHIL MACKENZIE - Dental cascades in Mesozoic mammals

DR. ANNE-CLAIRE FABRE - Ankle evolution in early mammals

DR. C. VERITY BENNETT - Limb integration in mammals

DR. RACHEL FRIGOT - Cope's rule in pterosaurs

JESS MARTIN - Carnivoran facial allometry

DR. KATRINA JONES - Pinniped skull evolution