2004 - present Laboratory Manager/Research Assistant, Polychaete & Nematode Research Groups, NHM (The Natural History Museum), London.
2004 Countryside Ranger (seasonal), Glasgow City Council.
2001 Animal Welfare Officer, SSPCA (Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), Glasgow.
2000 Assistant Hatchery Manager, Salmon Farm, Salar Ltd., Outer Hebrides, Scotland.
2002 - 03 MSc in Marine Resource Management, Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh.
1995 - 99 Honours degree in Aquatic Bioscience, University of Glasgow.