David Scott Woodruff, British biologist, educator. Research in genetics, ecology and evolution of land snails; evolution of animal species including gibbons and chimpanzees; host-parasite coevolution; schistosomiasis; conservation biology with field projects in Thailand. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member Society Systems Biological, Ecological Society of America, Society Conservation Biology.
Research fellow biologist Museum Company Zoology, 1973-1974. Assistant professor biology Purdue University, 1974-1980. Associate professor, 1980-1986.
Professor biology University California, San Diego, since 1986. Lecturer ecology Comn. Extension Courses Harvard University, 1972-1974.
Director Research Initiative & Support Program Development Ecology Purdue University, 1977-1979. Coordinator Project in Conservation Science University California, San Diego, since 1987.