David Houston

Biography of David Houston

David Houston
David Houston

David Houston is an Honorary Professor in the Division of Environmental and Evolutionary Biology. He held a personal professorship in zoology until his retirement in 2008.

In 1999 along with his colleague Pat Monaghan led research into the first experimental demonstration that the maternal condition of birds can manipulate the sex ratio of their offspring. His research interests include bird and mammal ecology, with particular emphasis on the ecological consequences of physiological constraints.

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David Houston

University Link: Professor
GU Degree:
Occupation categories: zoologists
Record last updated: 28th Sep 2010

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David Houston is listed on the University of Glasgow World Changing website.

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