Research Assistant

Leigh BarnwallLeigh is a recent graduate of NUI Galway (2017) where he read for a BSc in Marine Science. He is interested in studying the biology, physiology and ecology of fish as well as the management of their respective stocks. He has a great passion for being at sea having taken part in a multitude of surveys across multiple disciplines. As a member of the Cephs and Chefs team, Leigh is tasked with gathering cephalopod specimens through sampling at sea as well as analysing year to year growth and maturity trends in commercially exploited squid species in an ever warming ocean.