Mr Simon Rycroft

S.D.Rycroft hard at work
  • Senior Developer, Biodiversity Informatics
  • Life Sciences department
  • Invertebrates
Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road


Employment History

Natural History Musem, 2007 - Present

Lead software developer and technical support for the Scratchpad project.


MSc in Information Technology (Distinction)

A general IT degree covering a broad range of subjects, including: Databases; Networking; Multimedia; Object Orientated Design; Management; Systems Analysis. My dissertation involved the development of an on-line image database. This is viewable at:

BSc in Immunology (Second Class Honours)

This course involved the study of the human immune system, with two years devoted to immunology. I gained great confidence from the course, as public speaking and presentation skills were considered to be of vital importance.

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