A Professor of Biomechanics at the School of Biology University of Leeds. John Altringham studies animal locomotion and the ecology of bats and has published over 60 scientific papers on these subjects. He received the Scientific Medal of the Zoological Society in 1994. He is also actively involved in bat conservation, primarily through research and public lecturing.
'John Altringham has the remarkable ability to explain the complex in a simple and easily understood style' Nigel Ajax-Lewis