Overseas Field Course

Students and staff from the School of Life Sciences visit the Cloud Forest in Ecuador as part of the final year Overseas Field Course module.
Students learn about the history, conservation and biology of the site based at the Santa Lucia Cloud Forest Reserve near Nanegal.
Course leader: Dr Adrian Goodman
Click here for a slide show and news from the course, Click here for more images from our 2019 course.
Teaching team 2019

Dr Adrian Goodman

Tropical plant biology and biomechanics
Prof. Libby John
Plant ecology, plant-animal interactions, root-soil interactions, biodiversity
Dr Elisa Frasnelli
Animal behaviour and cognition
Dr Timea Palmai-Pallag
Microbiology and biochemistry
Prof. Fernando Montealegre-Z
Biomechanics, acoustics, sensory and comparative biology
Dr Michael Gillman
Ecology, evolution, statistics, mathematical models and tropical butterflies
Dr Ana Mariscal (Ecuadorian Botanist)
Plant ecology, forest ecology and plant taxonomy

Ecuador 2019 students and staff!
Ecuador 2019 students and staff!
Another great year!
Another great year!
Muchas gracias Santa Lucia!
Muchas gracias Santa Lucia!