Matthew Esh

Matthew Esh started at Edge Hill University in 2011 in the BSc Biology course. While doing his Undergraduate degree and for a period afterwards he worked as a Research Assistant for the department. After graduating in 2014 he has returned in September 2015 as an MRes Biology student. Matthew also co-runs the National Silphidae Beetle Recording Scheme.


  • Carrion Beetle assemblages in Woodland, Conifer and Unforested Habitats
  • The Effect of Elevation on the abundance and diversity of ground-dwelling beetles


  • BSc Biology (Edge Hill University)


Matthew Esh
Biosciences building
Department of Biology
Edge Hill University
Ormskirk, Lancashire
L39 4QP

Professional memberships

  • British Ecological Society member
  • Royal Entomological Society member