Dr David Roberts

Reader in Biodiversity Conservation

Dr David Roberts is a Reader in Biodiversity Conservation at the Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology, University of Kent, where his research focusses on the wildlife trade, as well as extinction modeling.

Much of his work focusses on understanding the extent and nature of illegal wildlife trade over the internet, both the clear and dark webs, as well as developing tools to automated the identification of illegal online trade.