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People Professor Kathy Willis

Oxford Martin Senior Fellow, Oxford Martin School


Professor of Biodiversity

Research interests focus on biodiversity responses to environmental change and the dynamic processes of species and their interactions with the environment over a range of timescales. Research topics covered fall broadly into four categories: i) determination biodiversity baselines and targets; ii) examination of ecosystem resilience, variability and thresholds; iii) understand drivers and ranges of change to ecosystem services and iv) biodiversity beyond protected areas.

Oxford Martin School

Oxford Martin School

Oxford Martin Senior Fellow
Biodiversity Institute

Biodiversity Institute

Associate Director

Media Coverage

Nov 2015
The Life Scientific
May 2013
60 seconds with Kathy Willis
Dec 2011
Save our sacred woodlands