As a member of research staff at the IECS and before that at the ECRC, UCL my day-to-day duties have not involved formal teaching commitments.

For many years I co-taught, and eventually convened, the ECRC’s Numerical Course with John Birks (Bergen).

Recently I developed an upper-level undergraduate & graduate course, Modelling Biological Data, with Mark Vanderwel (U Regina) where we emphasised likelihood and Bayesian approaches to modelling the kinds of data commonly encountered in biology, ecology, and environmental science.

I have taught many workshops and short courses on the analysis of ecological and palaeoecological data, often of an applied nature with a strong focus in the use of the R statistical software. Recent examples include