Professor David Houston - Research Interests

Professor David Houston - Research Interests

Honorary Professor of Zoology

Contact details:
Room 513, Graham Kerr Building
Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine
College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences
University of Glasgow
G12 8QQ

Tel.: 0141 330 4775


I have wide interests in bird and mammal ecology, with particular emphasis on the ecological consequences of physiological constraints. My work covers both field work and experimental studies with captive animals, and I am interested both in fundamental studies and in applied work such as studies on the economic damage caused by wildlife and bird of prey conservation. My research covers three main areas: