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Professor Jon Copley

Professor Jon Copley

 BSc(Hons), MSc, PhD

Research interests

  • Deep-sea ecology
  • Ocean exploration
  • Science communication

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Address: National Oceanography Centre, Waterfront Campus European Way, SO14 3ZH (View in Google Maps)


Jon Copley is a Professor of Ocean Exploration and Science Communication at the University of Southampton. His research as a marine ecologist explores the patterns of life in deep-ocean environments, which cover most of our planet and face increasing impacts from human activities, and his work in science communication raises awareness of deep-sea issues and discoveries with global public audiences and policymakers.

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