Colour ringing brent goose

Colour ringing brent goose

Attaching a GPS to a Northern Gannet

Attaching a GPS to a Northern Gannet

Professor Stuart Bearhop
Professor of Animal Ecology

External responsibilities

Awards/Honorary fellowships

2005 Science manuscript named as one of the Scientific Breakthroughs of the Year by Science magazine and the AAAS. 2005 Science manuscript chosen as a NERC top 10 science achievement.

Adjunct Professor at University College Cork, Ireland

Committee/panel activities

Elected Member of BTO Council (2015-present)

Invited member of NERC Peer-Review College (2008-present)

External Examiner of international PhD theses (Canada, Denmark, France, Spain, Ireland, Switzerland and UK)

Elected member of the British Ornithologist Union Council (2006-2008)

Member of Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Expert Panel (2009)

Member of the Advisory Panel for the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds in Northern Ireland (2003-2007)

Scientific advisor on the Action Plan for the Barn Owl in Northern Ireland (2003-2007)

Sentinus Science and Engineering Ambassador (2004-2007)

Chair of the Citizen Science and Outreach Committee on NSF funded MIGRATE programme (2007-present)

Member of the Steering Committee for NSF funded MIGRATE programme (2008-present)

Member of Comité de these for CEBC-CNRS, France (2007)

Invited symposium organiser for NSF MIGRATE Conference Germany (2010)

Editorial responsibilities

Current editorial board: Methods in Ecology & Evolution

Past editorial board: Journal of Animal Ecology, Oecologia, Ibis

Regular reviewer for prestigious journals (Nature, Science, Ecology Letters, Current Biology, PNAS, Proc Roy Soc B, TREE etc)

Regular reviewer for grant application to international funding bodies (NSF, NSERC, ERC, Leverhulme, Norway, Germany, S. Africa)

External referee for international professorship applications

Invited lectures

(since 2007):

ISOECOL VIII, Brest 2012

Integrating stable isotopes into ecosystem management, CSIRO Freemantle 2011

Stable isotopes in Ecology Symposium, University of Barcelona 2009

Stable Isotope Network Austria Meeting University of Innsbruck 2009

Edward Grey Institute Annual Conference, Oxford 2008

Inaugural NSF MIGRATE Meeting, Sweet Briar Va, US 2007



2012 Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Zoologists, Guelph 2013

2010 AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco US 2010

25th IOC, Sao Paulo, Brazil 2010

3rd Meeting of the MIGRATE group, Konstanz, Germany 2010 (working group co-chair)

Arcitic foodwebs workshop, Tromso Norway 2009

American Ornithologists Union Conference, Portland, US 2008

2nd Meeting of the MIGRATE group, Cornell, US 2008

Research seminars regularly given at UK universities. International research seminars given in France, Switzerland, Germany, Norway, Australia, Iceland, Ireland and Canada

Media Coverage

My research has been featured regularly in the international press, the science press, radio and television.

Our goose work has featured in several BBC documentaries and on the Autumnwatch and springwatch series.

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