Marine Science Group
The University of Glasgow has a wide range of expertise in the marine sciences across our Colleges. We have research programmes in biological, physical and social sciences, supported by specialist technical support and facilities, such as the Marine Biological Station at Millport, Cumbrae. We are also a member organisation of the Marine Alliance for Science & Technology for Scotland.
Our work can be described in these broad categories.
Research to understand the biology and distribution of important marine species and their conservation.
We work with stakeholders to understand human impacts and to support sustainability of marine resources
Multidisciplinary research to explore changes in our oceans as a result of both natural and human-driven driven processes
Glasgow has a long established history of basic research into the biology of aquatic animals