Alastair I Ward


I investigate new and improved ways of resolving human-wildlife conflicts and particularly those that involve mammals, but also reptiles, amphibians and birds.

Animal Behavior Biodiversity Biogeography Conservation Biology Ecology Zoology

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Work details

Senior Lecturer, Zoology

University of Hull
August 2015
School of Biological, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences
I teach wildlife ecology at undergraduate and postgraduate level and supervise postgraduate research students.

Head of Wildlife Research and Control

Animal & Plant Health Agency
January 2003
National Wildlife Management Centre
The National Wildlife Management Centre undertakes scientific research and operations delivery in support of UK government policy on wildlife.

Operations and Research Director

The Deer Initiative
September 2016
The Deer Initiative is a broad partnership of statutory, voluntary and private interests dedicated to 'ensuring the delivery of a sustainable, well-managed wild deer population in England and Wales'.


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