Mitten crab research team

Meet the team of people at the Natural History Museum involved in mitten crab research projects.

Paul Clark
Dr Paul Clark

Crustacean researcher focusing on invasive Chinese mitten crabs, brachyuran larvae and the phylogeny of xanthoids.


Patrick Campbell
Mr Patrick Campbell

Senior Curator of reptiles in the Department of Life Sciences


Brian Smith
Mr Brian Smith

Research Assistant in the Trace Metals Group.


Sam Luoma and Phil Rainbow in Restronguet Creek
Prof Phil Rainbow

Head of the Life Sciences Department, focusing on the biology of trace metals in aquatic invertebrates.


Mr Roberto Portela Miguez

Curator of the mammal collections in the Zoology Department.

Administrative support is provided by:

Dr Jeni Stewart
Science Administration Manager