Ben is also a member of the Research Working Party. He works at the University of Wolverhampton as a Research Impact Officer. He completed his PhD at the University of Durham in 2013, studying spatial ecology and anti-predator behaviour of samango monkeys (Circopithecus albogularis schwarzi).
Ben has subsequently worked in a variety of roles within universities and zoos. His interests are around wildlife conservation and improving the impact of university research on the wider world.
Ben is Chair of the Education, Engagement and Impact Subcommittee and you can contact him at [email protected]