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Dr Penny Oakland

School of Biological and Environmental Sciences

Faculty of Science

Programme Leader & Level 6 Tutor for the Zoology programme
Disability Coordinator for natural science programmes
Academic Mentor

4201NATSCI Fundamentals of Scientific Research; 4204NATSCI Practical Skills for Zoology; 4208NATSCI Animal Behaviour; 4209NATSCI Ecology; 5021NATSCI Research Skills & Employability; 5017NATSCI Animal Behaviour; 5018NATSCI Companion Animal Behaviour & Welfare (Module Leader); 6000NATSCI Research Project; 6001NATSCI Work-based Learning; 6005NATSCI Behavioural Ecology (Module Leader); 6023NATSCI Advances in Applied Animal Behaviour.

LJMU Membership:
School Management Team
Cross Faculty Award Board Panel
Faculty Quality Assurance & Enhancement Committee
Academic Misconduct Panel

External Membership:
Fellow of Higher Education Academy
Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour (ASAB)


1990, University of Manchester, United Kingdom, PhD Behavioural Ecology
1987, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, BSc (Hons) Biology

Academic appointments

Principal Lecturer in Animal Ecology / Programme Leader, Liverpool John Moores University, 1990 - present