Contact Details

Postal Address

Department of Zoology
University of Oxford
The Tinbergen Building
South Parks Road
United Kingdom

Useful telephone numbers

Head of Department: Prof Peter Holland 71185 PA: Sharon Cornwell 71259
Associate Head of Department: Prof Ben Sheldon 71241 PA: Lynne Bradley  
Enquiries 71234 Intake 71105
Department Administrator:
Niamh McEntee
71204 Personnel 71278
Graduate Studies Office 71286 Other support staff  
Sanger Sequencing Service:
Lynne Richardson

When dialling from outside the University network preface the number with 01865 2 if dialling from the UK or +44 1865 2 if dialling from outside the UK



Fax: +44 1865 310447



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Public Transport


Trains run from Paddington Station in London about every half hour (and take about 1 hour). The Zoology Dept. is about a 20 minute walk from the railway station.


Buses run from various stops in London about every 10 minutes (take about 90 minutes). The two bus companies running services are:


Buses from Heathrow Airport run every 30 minutes (takes about 1 hour) and Gatwick Airport run every 1 hour (takes about 2 hours). Both buses are run by: