David Sims#


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Membership Number:4306
Membership type:ORDINARY
Section:ORGANISMIC & EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY
Elected:2016
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Homepage(s):http://www.mba.ac.uk/simslab






Present and Previous Positions

  • 2012 - present: Professor of Marine Ecology, School of Ocean and Earth Science, University of Southampton, UK
  • 2005 - present: Senior MBA Research Fellow, Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), The Laboratory, Plymouth, UK
  • 2008 - 2012: Professor of Marine Ecology, Marine Institute, University of Plymouth, UK
  • 2007 - 2018: Deputy Director for Research, Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), The Laboratory, Plymouth, UK
  • 2007 - 2008: Reader, School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, UK
  • 2000 - 2005: NERC-funded Research Fellow, Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), The Laboratory, Plymouth, UK
  • 1998 - 2000: Lecturer in Zoology, Department of Zoology, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
  • 1995 - 1998: Lecturer in Marine Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, UK

Fields of Scholarship
  • Behavioural ecology
  • Animal movement ecology
  • Conservation biology of marine fish
  • Biotelemetry and bio-logging technology for animal tracking

Honours and Awards
  • 2020 European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant Award
  • 2019 Zoological Society of London (ZSL) Marsh Award for Marine and Freshwater Conservation
  • 2016 Elected Member of Academia Europaea
  • 2008 Stanley Gray Silver Medal, Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), UK
  • 2007 FSBI Medal, Fisheries Society of the British Isles (FSBI), UK
  • 2007 Stanley Gray Award, Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), UK
  • 2001 Awarded Life Membership, The Royal Institution of Great Britain (R.I.), London
  • 2001 The Times/Novartis/Royal Institution 'Scientist for the New Century 2001' Lecture Award

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