Cedric Tan

Postdoctoral Researcher in Innovative Teaching and Outreach, with associated research on clouded leopards


Research Interests

Education games development; pedagagy; ecology and conservation of tropical carnivores

Additional Information

Dance and music



Email: cedric.tan@zoo.ox.ac.uk



Selected Publications

  • Tan CKW, Rocha DG, Clements GR, Brenes-mora E, Hedges L, Kawanishi K, Mohamad SW, Ryan DM, Moore J, Wadey J, Campos-Arceiz A & Macdonald DW. 2017. Habitat preference and predicted range for the mainland clouded leopard Neofelis nebulosa in Peninsular Malaysia. Biological Conservation. 206: 65-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2016.12.012


    Tan CKW, Doyle P, Burrell S, Bagshaw E, Wigby S, Fairfield E, Spurgin LG, Richardson DS & T Pizzari. 2017. The contrasting role of male relatedness in different mechanisms of sexual selection in red junglefowl. Evolution. 71:  403–420. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/evo.13145


    Rocha D, Sollman R, Ramalho, EE, IIha R & Tan CKW. 2016. Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) density in Central Amazonia. PLoS ONE, 11: e0154624. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0154624


    Tan CKW, O’Dempsey T, Macdonald DW & Linkie M. 2015. Managing present day large-carnivores in ‘island habitats’: Lessons learned from human-tiger interactions in Singapore. Biodiversity Conservation 24: 3109-3124. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10531-015-1002-9


    Tan CKW, Moore J & Macdonald D. 2015. The discovery of two spotted leopards in Peninsular Malaysia. Tropical Conservation Science 8: 732-737. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/194008291500800310


    Carazo P, Tan CKW*, Allen F, Wigby S & Pizzari T. 2014. Within-group relatedness reduces female harm in Drosophila. Nature, 505: 672-675. *Joint first author http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12949


    Tan CKW, Hanne L, Greenway E, Goodwin S, Pizzari T & Wigby S. 2013. Sex-specific responses to sexual familiarity, and the role of olfaction. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 280: 1771. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.1691.