Ecological and Environmental Change Research Group
Kathy Willis has new professorship

Kathy Willis - Professor of Biodiversity

Kathy Willis has been appointed the Tasso Leventis Professor of Biodiversity in Oxford.

Professor II and EECRG member Kathy Willis will move to the Department of Zoology in the University of Oxford on 1 October 2010 to become the first Tasso LEventis Professor of Biodiversity and Director of the James Martin Biodiversity Institute. She will also become a Professorial Fellow at Merton College, Oxford. The Professor of Biodiversity is endowed by a generous benefaction from the Tasso Leventis Conservation Foundation.

Kathy joins Oxford's outstanding Department of Zoology whose staff include Robert May, John Krebs, Charles Godfray, Angela McLean, Paul Harvey, Jeremy, Thomas, and Alan Grafen.

Many congratulations!