The Macroecology Group provide a forum to unite researchers who work in, or are influenced by macroecology.


Chair: Joseph Bailey
Social media: Twitter, Facebook


The Macroecology Group provides a forum to unite researchers working at the macro-scale. The group are interested in the strengths and limitations of integrating concepts, questions and data across taxonomic, spatial and temporal scales, and the links among the disciplines of macroecology, macroevolution, palaeontology, conservation and others.

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  • Facilitate inter-disciplinary collaboration and showcase methodological advances.
  • Promote a more open, inclusive, kinder approach to science.
  • Support early-career researchers.

Meetings and Events

Information about all upcoming events can be found on the Events page.

Committee members

  • Joseph Bailey (Chair)
  • Catherine Sheard (Deputy Chair)
  • Tom Bishop (Treasurer)
  • Helen Phillips (Communications)
  • Rhys Preston-Allen (Social Media)
  • Ceres Barros (International secretary)
  • Tanaya Nair (EDI and ECR representative)
  • Brian McGill (Committee member)
  • Bethany Allen (Committee member)
  • Manuela Gonzalez Suarez (Committee member)