Postdoctoral Researcher

Project: Sustainable Plastic Attitudes to benefit Communities and their Environments (SPACES)

The presence of microplastics in the aquatic environment provides a surface for biofilm formation and colonisation by microbial pathogens. This research aims to evaluate the colonisation dynamics of human pathogenic bacteria in microplastics and the implications for human health.

E-mail: michael.ormsby1@stir.ac.uk

Twitter: @MOrmsby8