Members of Staff

A critical resource in the achievement of the aims and objectives of the department is the cadre of academic, administrative, technical and support staff which support the academic delivery and research operations.

Academic Staff Contact Profile
Dr. Dwight Robinson
Head of Department & Senior Lecturer, Entomology & Pest Management view
Prof. Noureddine Benkeblia
Professor, Crop Science view
Ms. Kerri-Ann Bennett
Zoology, Freshwater Biology view
Mrs. Azra Blythe-Mallett
Fisheries view
Dr. Frederick Boyd
Lecturer, Plant Taxonomy and Medicinal Botany view
Dr. Machel Emanuel
Lecturer, Botanist view
Mrs. Latoya Foote-Gordon
Zoology, Entomology  
Dr. Sheena Francis
Zoology, Natural Products  
Dr. Eric Garraway
Senior Lecturer, Entomology & Conservation Biology  
Dr. Tannice Hall
Assistant Lecturer, Biology  
Dr. Denneko Luke
Lecturer, Forest Ecology & Biometry view
Dr. David Picking
Lecturer, Economic Botany view
Dr. Gale Persad
Lecturer, Cell Biology & Oceanography  
Dr. Chinthapalli Baskar Rao
Senior Lecturer, Plant Pathology & Molecular Biology  
Prof. Ralph Robinson
Professor Emeritus, Parasitology view
Dr. Simone Sandiford
Lecturer, Molecular Biology  
Prof. Paula Tennant
Professor, Molecular Plant Pathology view
Dr. Julie Tsatsaros
Lecturer, Freshwater Ecology & Fish Biology  
Dr. Camilo Trench
Lecturer, Ecology view
Dr. Ina Vandebroek
Senior Lecturer, Ecology & Botany  
Prof. Mona Webber
Professor, Marine Ecology
Director, Centre for Marine Sciences view


Technical Staff Contact
Mrs. Elaine Denton
Chief Laboratory Technologist
Mr. Copeland Gordon
Laboratory Technologist
Mrs. Lydia Gooden-Gordon
Laboratory Technologist
Mr. Hughlet Harvey
Scientific Officer
Miss Ann-Marie Hosang
Senior Scientific Officer
Ms. Shanice Redman
Laboratory Technologist
Mr. Donald Simpson
Senior Lab Technologist
Mrs. Trudy Wallock-Brown
Laboratory Technologist


Administrative Staff Contact
Mrs. Sophia Davis
Administrative Officer
Ms. Debbie-Ann Brown
Administrative Secretary
Mr. Kevin Peart
Clerical Assistant