Darrell Bean

Research Assistant Entomology Facility Assistant

Darrell is responsible for rearing and maintaining of DEFRA-licensed and non-licensed invertebrate colonies within the entomology facility.

He ensures that invertebrate stocks are healthy and at sufficient levels so they can be provided for experiments when required.

Additionally, Darrell provides advice and assistance for user’s experiments and training on how to use the entomology facility that is compliant with the rules and regulations of our DEFRA licence.

Darrell also gives tours of the entomology facility to visitors from outside and within the institute.