paul cotter

Paul Cotter

Partner institutionTeagasc, The Irish Agricultural and Food Development Authority
  • Head of Department Food Biosciences
  • Senior Principal Research Officer
Expertise in
  • Human/animal microbiota and health - role of diet in gut health, athlete microbiome, mother-baby, rumen, pigs, poultry
  • Microbiome of foods and the food chain - fermented foods, fermentates, biotransformation, dairy powders, food processing environments
  • High throughput DNA Sequencing
  • Antimicrobial peptides - Bacteriocins, Lantibiotics, Antimicrobial Peptides & Peptide Toxins
Year of obtaining a doctoral degree/professor2001
Other informationH index 81 (Google Scholar); >28,000 citations; Author of over 330 published papers. Listed on Clarivate Highly Cited List (1% most highly cited authors) 2018, 2019 and 2020
Career of former PhD studentSenior Scientists in Industry and Academia