The MacColl Lab

University of Nottingham


Current lab members:

Andrew MacColl, Tel: (+44) (0)115 9513410,
View CV here

Ann Lowe, Senior lab technician

Laura Dean, NERC PDRA: Genomic responses to rapid environmental change: selection, plasticity and adaptation

Anthony Ducker, fish technician

Megan Barnes, PhD student: The ecological and evolutionary significance of functional variation in mitochondria in stickleback

Iain Hill, PhD student: Evolutionary consequences of nutrient colimitation in freshwater

Jamie Carmichael, MRes student: Migration in three-spined stickleback

Henry Lewis, MRes student: Fatty acid metabolism in three-spined stickleback

Previous lab members:

Mahmuda Begum: PhD, 2017-2021. Scientific Officer at the Bangladesh Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, Dhaka.
Chris Heward: PhD, 2013-2019. Ornithologist at the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust.
Jim Whiting: PhD, 2013-2017. Now a postdoc at the University of Calgary.
Talib Chitheer: PhD, 2013-2017. Now a lecturer at the University of Babylon, Iraq.
Alan Crampton: Fish technician, 2006-2017, has retired, and is wandering Europe in his campervan!
Isabel Magalhaes: Postdoc, 2013-2016, is now a Senior Lecturer at the University of Roehampton.
Daniele D'Agostino: Research technician, 2013-2016, is now a postdoc at NYU Abu Dhabi.
Abdul Rahman: PhD, 2013-2017, is a lecturer at the Universitas Bengkulu, Indonesia.
Muayad Mahmud: PhD, 2012-2016, is working at the Al Mortaqa Foundation for Human Development, Iraq.
Shaun Robertson: PhD, 2012-2016, went to a postdoc at the University of Glasgow, but is now farming in Yorkshire.
Becca Young: MRes, 2014-2015. Now a PhD student at the University of Cardiff.
Aliya El Nagar: PhD, 2009-2013. Went to a postdoc at the University of Leeds.
Paulo Wilfred Ngure: PhD, 2008-2012. Now a lecturer at the Open University of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam.
Finn Stewart: PhD, 2006-2010. Lost in Spain!
Job de Roij: PhD, 2006-2010. Now working for the Office for Statistics Regulation.
Marielle Watkins (now James): MRes, 2010-2011. Now an environmental consultant.
Ben Coleman: MRes, 2006-2007.
Sonya Chapman (now Jennings): Lab technician, 2007-2008. Now a lab technician at Hull University.