Prof. Paul Giller


University College Cork

Professor Paul Giller is an Emeritus Professor in Ecology specialising in community ecology, freshwater biology and biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in freshwater and terrestrial habitats, with over 140 peer reviewed publications and 7 books to date (h-factor 50, >10,000 citations). He has taught and researched in UCC for over 35 years, including 15 years in senior university management, and has also taught and/or researched for periods in the UK, USA, China, Sweden, South Africa and France. He was recently elected as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy and awarded an Excellent Ecology Life Time Achievement Award by the Irish Ecological Association.