* Kelly, R., PhD student funded by NHRP. 'Invasive aquatic plants in Ireland'
* Herron, L., PhD student funded by NHRP. 'Sustainability of grazing on sand dunes'
* Chivers, L., PhD student funded by NHRP. 'Declining seabird populations on Rathlin Island'
* Tomankova, T., PhD student funded by NHRP. 'Declining diving duck populations at Lough Neagh'
* Davis, E., PhD student part-funded by NHRP. 'Conservation genetics of the rare northern mining bee'
* Gallagher, K., PhD student part-funded by NHRP. 'Impact of the Bloody-red shrimp Hemimysis anomala'
* Farren, A., PhD student funded by DEL. 'Distribution and landscape favourability for the common lizard'
* Wolsey, S., PhD student supported by NHRP. 'Ecology of the common gull Larus canus'
* Current students
Seale, E., PhD student funded by NIEA. 'Conservation of the Marsh fritillary butterfly'. Awarded 2010.
Wilson, C., PhD student funded by NIEA. 'Freshwater pearl mussel population restoration'. Awarded 2010.