Prof. Robert Poulin is based in the Zoology Department of the University of Otago, and his research focuses on the evolutionary ecology of parasites, effects of parasites on communities and ecosystems, and manipulation of host phenotype by parasites.
Robert is involved with the Gemmell lab as he is an Associate Investigator in Neil's Marsden project "Parasitic Puppeteers – How do They Pull the Strings?", together with Dr. Fanny Maure (Zoology Department) and Dr. Rob Day (Biochemistry Department).
To learn more about Robert's research, or to contact Robert, visit the Evolutionary and Ecological Parasitology Research Group homepage.