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Chris Foster

Chris Foster

University lead for biodiversity on the Environmental Sustainability Committee

Areas of interest

  • Entomology
  • Insect Conservation
  • Landscape Ecology


Module convenor:

  • BI2EY5 Birds: Diversity, Behaviour and Conservation
  • BI2EX5 Introduction to Entomology
  • BI2EJFC UK Biodiversity Field Skills (field course)


Other teaching:

  • BI1EC2 Ecology
  • BI2EI4 Invertebrate Zoology
  • BI2NCP5 Nature Conservation in Practice
  • BIMETI Entomology: Techniques and Identification
  • BIMEPRO Entomology Project
  • BIMSPRO Summer Entomology Project


  • Associate Editor of the European Journal of Entomology
  • Member of the university-wide Environmental Sustainability Committee

Impact and Outreach

I coordinate the national Ground Beetle Recording Scheme


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