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Dr Christopher J WilliamsonPhD(Cardiff), BSc(N'cle)

Senior Teaching Associate, Postdoctoral Research Associate

Christopher Williamson

Dr Christopher J WilliamsonPhD(Cardiff), BSc(N'cle)

Senior Teaching Associate, Postdoctoral Research Associate

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External positions

Scientific Associate, The Natural History Museum, London

1 Jan 20162019

Research interests

My reserach experience is in the biology and geography of marine and freshwater algae, specializing in the synergy between macro/micro-algae and both natural and anthropogenic change. Current research includes i) algal life in the cryosphere, ii) the photophysiology of algae, iii) algae in a time of rapid environmental change, iv) genomic approaches to algae and microbiomes, v) algal calcification and skeletal mineralogy, and vi) taxonomy, phylogenetics and conservation of algae.

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Postal address:
University Road
Clifton
Bristol
United Kingdom