I joined the Institute of Evolutionary Biology in the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Edinburgh in October 2014 and before that I was at the Open University. My research specialism is plant population biology, covering a large number of topics. My H-index on Google Scholar is 66. 

A few other things about me that you won't find elsewhere on this website are:

Video clips

Jonathan's Inaugural Lecture, 22nd February, 2017, University of Edinburgh 

Jonathan Silvertown, talks about the future and the need for long-term ecological experiments.

Jonathan Silvertown is asked about his personal heritage. What would he save for the future? This video is part of the website for Saving Britain's Past, a new series on BBC TWO. To learn more, and share your heritage, see: