Dr Timothy Littlewood

Head of the Life Sciences Department and an Individual Merit Researcher
Dr Tim Littlewood

Tim is Head of the Life Sciences Department and an Individual Merit Researcher, Parasitic Worms Group, at the Natural History Museum. He is a member of the Royal Society International Networking Panel, and Taxonomic Advisor (Platyhelminthes) to NCBI GenBank. He has previously held lectureships and research postions at King's College, University of London, and Rutgers University. His research interests include systematics of platyhelminths (flatworms), development and application of molecular tools for species diagnosis, mitogenomic and phylogenomic sequencing, and metazoan phylogenetics.