Dr Joseph W. Bull

Senior Lecturer

Dr Joseph Bull is an ecologist, conservation scientist and practitioner: currently Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology at the University of Kent, Visiting Researcher at the University of Oxford, and co-founder of Wild Business Ltd.

Joseph has a BSc in Physics, an MSc in Environmental Technology and a PhD in Ecology from Imperial College London. During his PhD, he worked closely with the Academy of Sciences (Uzbekistan) and RMIT/University of Queensland (Australia); afterwards, He completed a Marie-Curie postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Copenhagen (Denmark)

Additional highlights of his work to date include expeditions for tropical field ecology (Peru, Malaysia), for wildlife biology (Norway), and leading a team for Engineers without Borders (Nepal). In both his research activities and consultancy practice, he employs field ecology, computer science, remote sensing, integration and statistical analysis of large datasets, and counterfactual impact evaluation. Connecting all of the above is an interest in finding practical yet technically robust approaches towards better understanding and conserving nature.