EL2013Dr Eoin Lettice is a plant scientist and lecturer at the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (BEES) at University College Cork, Ireland.
He holds a BSc in Plant & Microbial Biotechnology (2002), a Masters in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (2011) and a PhD in Plant Science (2014).
His research interests include plant pathology, nematology, biological control, soil biology and sustainable agriculture. He has previously been Director of the Centre for Organic Horticulture Research (COHR) at UCC and taught on and was joint coordinator of the MSc in Organic Horticulture. He also teaches on the undergraduate Applied Plant Biology programme.
Dr Lettice has an interest in science communication and has written for many non-specialised blogs and publications including The Guardian. You can follow him on twitter @blogscience.