Team profile

Colin Tosh

Job title:

Senior Agroforestry Researcher

Academic qualifications:

  • BSc Animal Biology, University of St Andrews
  • DPhil Biology (insect-plant interactions), University of York

Role and responsibilities:

I am principally responsible for project delivery and development in the area of agroforestry. Current projects I am working on include the Agroforestry ELM Test and Agromix.

Read our ‘ten minutes with’ interview with Colin Tosh here, to find out more about what him and his research team are working on at the moment, as well as finding out what inspired him to pursue a career in organic research.

Research interests:

I am interested in agroforestry, agroecology, insect-plant interactions, cognitive ecology and evolution of behaviour.

Interests outside of ORC:

Outside the ORC my interests are coastal sea fishing, writing stories, video games and organic growing & gardening.