Department of Zoology and Marine Biology
Gethin Thomas is a senior lecturer in zoology with a broad interest in how hosts and parasites interact. His research is focused on host behavioral and physiological changes following parasite infestation, and he is also experienced in a broad range of sampling methods, including marine and freshwater techniques, with an emphasis on parasitology and whole animal physiology. Currently he teaches on a range of zoological and marine biology modules, is a member of several university and national committees, and is the coordinator for the Biosciences Second Year at Swansea University. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and runs a freshwater mussel surveying consultancy in his spare time. He is a member of British Society of Parasitology, a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Freshwater Biological Association (FBA), and the Fisheries Society of the British Isles (FSBI).
Marine and Freshwater Techniques, Parasites Interactions.