Dr Barbara Tigar

Senior Lecturer in Environmental Biology and Ecology , Course Leader BSc (Hons) BiologySchool of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

As Course Leader for BSc Biology Barbara teaches topics in environmental biology and ecology, particularly applied ecology using case studies from her research in UK and overseas such as avian conservation biology, intrinsic markers and sustainable pest control. She encourages experiential learning in her students by incorporating a high level of practical activities in her teaching including field work, off-campus visits and laboratory practicals. She also encourages students to get involved in science outreach activities.