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Dr Alan Feest

Dr Alan Feest

Dr Alan Feest
B.Sc.(Exon.), Ph.D.(Bristol), PGCE, MIEEM, CSci

Senior Research Fellow in Civil Engineering

Office Tower View
Queen's Building,
University Walk, Clifton BS8 1TR
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 5729

Research summary

I am a world leader in the measurement of biodiversity.

I have created a computer programme that can be adapted to a variety of taxa for the estimation of biodiversity.

I have given radio and television broadcasts on the ecology and physiology of slime moulds (one of nature's odder creations).

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After working in both the Civil Service and industry obtained a BSc (Hons) in Biological Sciences (Ecology) from University of Exeter and then a PhD (Ecology of Myxogastrids) from University of Bristol which was continued as a post-doctoral research.

A fully qualified teacher (D of E) and member of the Institute of Learning and Teaching. Founder member of the Institute of Ecologists and Environmental Managers and also the Institute of Environmental Management and Audit. Works as a consultant in biodiversity assessment. Research projects include: biodiversity assessment of a candidate World Heritage Site in Turkey ; biodiversity assessment of macrofungi; teaching and ...

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