Department staff

Dr Lois Child

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Project Manager,TOXI-Triage

  • PhD Loughborough (1999) ‘Vegetative Regeneration and Distribution of Fallopia japonica and Fallopia x bohemica: Implications for Control and Management’
  • 1991-1998 Research Associate, International Centre for Landscape Ecology, Loughborough University
  • 1998-2015 Co-ordinator, Centre for Environmental Studies, Loughborough University
  • 2015- present Project Manager, TOXI-Triage Project


  • Management and control of invasive alien plant species with a particular interest in Fallopia japonica (Japanese knotweed).

Selected publication:

  • Child, L.E. and Wade, P.M. (2000) The Japanese Knotweed Manual, Packard Publishing, Chichester.