I'm a systematic entomologist specializing in the taxonomy and phylogenetics noctuid moths. I use both DNA sequences and morphological data and I'm also an enthusiastic “DNA barcoder” with a particular interest in insect pest diagnostics.
• PhD, University of Maryland, 1998
• MSc, cum laude, University of Natal, 1993
• BSc, Hons cum laude, University of Natal, 1991