Professor William 'Bill' Collins, 51, University of Sheffield, UK
A noted Climatologist from England, He did substantial work and contribution to the study and preservation of climate sensitive agricultural projects, including the gathering and maintenance of the Svalbard global seed bank. Having years of experience leading field research teams, both in the lab and around the globe, He was tasked to take a group of PhD marine biologists to a series of sites around the Green Sea.
It was during this expedition that the outbreak occurred. During the panic he was separated from his group and has tasked himself with ensuring the well being of his student's, or in the worst case, learning of their fates for the benefit of their loved ones.