The University of Southampton
Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton
(023) 8059 3596

Professor Stephen J Hawkins BSc, PhD, DSc, FSB

Professor of Natural Sciences

Professor Stephen J Hawkins's photo
Related links

Stephen J Hawkins works in the Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, he is Professor of Natural Sciences within Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton at the University of Southampton.

I like to be on shore counting things!




Research interests

  • Rocky shore community ecology
  • Long-term change in relation to climate using rocky-shore indicators 
  • Predator-prey interactions
  • Behavioural ecology of intertidal grazers
  • Ecology and design of sea defences 
  • Taxonomy and phylogeography of North East Atlantic and Mediterranean Patellids (Limpets), Cirripedes (Barnacles) and Trochids (Gastropods) 
  • Maintaining long-term datasets
  • Restoration of degraded coastal ecosystems, recovery of polluted shores and estuaries
  • Shellfisheries, impacts of scallop dredging on the benthos

Research group(s)

Marine Biology and Ecology



Book Section(s)

Professor Stephen J Hawkins
Student Office, Room 566/03 University of Southampton Waterfront Campus National Oceanography Centre European Way Southampton SO14 3ZH

Room Number: 29/2061

Telephone: (023) 8059 3596

Share this profileFacebookGoogle+TwitterWeibo

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.