Georgina Mace

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Georgina Mace, Professor of Conservation Science at Imperial College London and Director of the NERC Centre for Population Biology since November 2006. [1]

  • Director of Science at the Zoological Society of London from 2000-2006, with responsibilities including the scientific research in the Institute of Zoology, overseeing the Society's scientific meetings and publications and the Library
  • Elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2002
  • Member of NERC's Science and Innovation Strategy Board, a Vice President of the British Ecological Society, and a past Council member of the RSPB
  • Worked extensively with the IUCN in the 1990s to revise the systems used for classifying species at risk of extinction (these rules are now used in IUCN's Red Lists)
  • Postdoctoral appointments at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, University College London and at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Obtained her DPhil from the University of Sussex, where she specialised in the evolutionary ecology of mammals


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  1. Georgina Mace, Natural History Museum, accessed April 22, 2009.
  2. People and the Planet, Royal Society, accessed January 13, 2011.
  3. Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment Board, organizational web page, accessed May 21, 2020.