Hannah Knott – University of Plymouth

Hannah spent 6 months at the Hatchery as part of an industrial placement during her Biological Sciences degree at Plymouth University. Hannah also fulfilled roles as a voluntary Hatchery and Research Assistant during this time. She undertook an assessment of clutch size among egg-bearing lobsters, and was awarded a distinction for her development with us. Her project spawned a successful dissertation and contributed to a published paper. After graduating, Hannah was employed by One Scientific Ltd, an environmental testing laboratory, where she has progressed from the positions of Laboratory Technician and Senior Laboratory Analyst to become a Senior Laboratory Coordinator. Hannah is currently working at Weston SeaQuarium as a Senior Aquarist.

Ellis CD, Knott H, Daniels CL, Witt MJ, Hodgson DJ. (2015) Geographic and environmental drivers of fecundity in the European lobster (Homarus gammarus). . ICES Journal of Marine Science. 2015; 72 (S1): i91-i100, doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsv044. Full text

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