Our people

Our people

Head of Department

Professor Michelle Leishman

Professor Leishman is a plant ecologist whose current research focuses on invasive plants and pathogens, climate change impact and adaptation, threatened species and facilitating green urban space. She leads the MQ Centre for Green Cities.

Academic staff

NameContact details

Michelle Leishman
Title: Distinguished Professor and Head of Department

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 206
Phone: (02) 9850 9180
Email: michelle.leishman@mq.edu.au

  
Drew Allen
Title: Senior Lecturer
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 217
Phone: (02) 9850 9251
Email: andrew.allen@mq.edu.au
John Alroy
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 376
Phone: (02) 9850 8185
Email: john.alroy@mq.edu.au

Brian Atwell
Title: Professor
Location: Building E7B (14SCO), Room 244
Phone: (02) 9850 8224
Email: brian.atwell@mq.edu.au
Linda Beaumont
Title: Senior Lecturer

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 319
Phone: (02) 9850 8157
Email: linda.beaumont@mq.edu.au

Andrew Barron
Title: Associate Professor and ARC Future Fellow  

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 245
Phone: (02) 9850 1310
Email: andrew.barron@mq.edu.au

Andrew Beattie
Title: Emeritus Professor  

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 272
Phone: (02) 9850 8154
Email: andrew.beattie@mq.edu.au

Kerstin Bilgmann
Title: Associate Lecturer

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 322
Phone: (02) 9850 8151
Email: kerstin.bilgmann@mq.edu.au

Melanie Bishop
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 107
Phone: (02) 9850 4075
Email: melanie.bishop@mq.edu.au

Glenn Brock
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 322
Phone: (02) 9850 8335
Email: glenn.brock@mq.edu.au

Culum Brown
Title: Associate Professor  

Location: Building W21B (209B), Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 6292
culum.brown@mq.edu.au

Matthew Bulbert
Title: Associate Lecturer
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 246
Phone: (02) 9850 8897
Email: matthew.bulbert@mq.edu.au
Anthony Chariton
Title: Lecturer

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 105
Phone: (02) 9850 6950
Email: anthony.chariton@mq.edu.au

Kenneth Cheng
Title: Professor
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 111
Phone: (02) 9850 8613
Email: kenneth.cheng@mq.edu.au
Jennifer Donald
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 211
Phone: (02) 9850 8161
Email: jennifer.donald@mq.edu.au:

Rachael Dudaniec
Title: Senior Lecturer
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 244
Phone: (02) 9850 8193
Email: rachael.dudaniec@mq.edu.au
Jemma Geoghegan
Title: Lecturer  
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 249
Phone: (02) 9850 8204
Email: jemma.geoghegan@mq.edu.au
Michael Gillings
Title: Distinguished Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 271
Phone: (02) 9850 8199
Email: michael.gillings@mq.edu.au

Simon Griffith
Title: Professor and ARC Future Fellow

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 1301
Email: simon.griffith@mq.edu.au

Robert Harcourt
Title: Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 272
Phone: (02) 9850 7970
Email: robert.harcourt@mq.edu.au

Nathan Hart
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 219
Phone: (02) 9850 6952
Email: nathan.hart@mq.edu.au

Marie Herberstein
Title: Professor and Chair, Academic Senate

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 170
Phone: (02) 9850 6276
Email: marie.herberstein@mq.edu.au

Grant Hose
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 109
Phone: (02) 9850 6296
Email: grant.hose@mq.edu.au

Lesley Hughes
Title: Distinguished Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 276
Phone: (02) 9850 8195
Email: lesley.hughes@mq.edu.au

Darrell Kemp
Title: Associate Professor  

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 275
Phone: (02) 9850 8355
Email: darrell.kemp@mq.edu.au

Kathryn Korbel
Title: Associate Lecturer
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 142
Phone: (02) 9850 8210
Email: kathryn.korbel@mq.edu.au
Matthew Kosnik
Title: Senior Lecturer  

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), room 330
Phone: (02) 9850 7248
Email: matthew.kosnik@mq.edu.au

Jaco Le Roux
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 356
Phone: (02) 9850 5260
Email:jaco.leroux@mq.edu.au

Katherine McClellan
Title: Associate Lecturer

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 224
Phone: (02) 9850 8164
Email: katherine.mcclellan@mq.edu.au

Fleur Ponton
Title: Senior Lecturer
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 1313
Email: fleur.ponton@mq.edu.au
Michelle Power
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 206
Phone: (02) 9850 6974
Email: michelle.power@mq.edu.au

David Raftos
Title: Professor
Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 205
Phone: (02) 9850 8402
Email: david.raftos@mq.edu.au
Julia Raftos
Title: Senior Lecturer

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 207
Phone: (02) 9850 8402
Email: julia.raftos@mq.edu.au

Michael Stat
Title: Lecturer

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 213
Phone: (02) 9850 8667
Email: michael.stat@mq.edu.au

Adam Stow
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 270
Phone: (02) 9850 8153
Email: adam.stow@mq.edu.au

Phillip Taylor
Title: Professor
Location: Building W19F (205A), Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 1311
Email: phil.taylor@mq.edu.au
Mark Westoby
Title: Emeritus Professor  
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 161
Phone: (02) 9850 8196
Email: mark.westoby@mq.edu.au
Martin Whiting
Title: Associate Professor
Location: Building W19A (209E), Room 2
Phone: (02) 9850 4492
Email: martin.whiting@mq.edu.au
Jane Williamson
Title: Associate Professor

Location: Building W21B (209B), Room 103
Phone: (02) 9850 8167
Email: jane.williamson@mq.edu.au

Ian Wright
Title: Associate Professor
and Deputy Associate Dean Research

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 210
Phone: (02) 9850 4228
Email:  ian.wright@mq.edu.au

Research/postdoctoral staff

Name

Contact details

John Baumgartner
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 321
Phone: (02) 9850 4487
Email: john.baumgartner@mq.edu.au

Simon Clulow
Title: Macquarie University Research Fellow (MQRF)

Location: Building W19A, Room 3
Phone: (02) 9850 4185
Email: simon.clulow@mq.edu.au

Vivian Cumbo
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow  

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 159
Phone: (02) 9850 9686
Email: vivian.cumbo@mq.edu.au

Ning Dong
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: E8C (6WW) Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: ning.dong@mq.edu.au

Rachael Gallagher
Title: ARC Discovery Early Career Research Fellow (DECRA)

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 153
Phone: (02) 9850 8404
Email: rachael.gallagher@mq.edu.au

Ian Jonsen
Title: Senior Research Fellow

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 375
Phone: (02) 9850 7998
Email: ian.josen@mq.edu.au

Jessica (Franne) Kamhi
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 139
Phone: (02) 9850 1306
Email: franne.kamhi@mq.edu.au

Yuri Kato
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 139
Phone: (02) 9850 1306
Email: yuriogawa.kato@mq.edu.au

James Lawson
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building TBA, Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: james.lawson@mq.edu.au

Ronald Lee
Title: Research Fellow

Location: CSIRO Black Mountain ACT
Building: 101, Room S1.03
Phone: (02) 6218 3461
Email: ronald.lee@mq.edu.au

Stephan Leu
Title: ARC Discovery Early Career Research Award ( DECRA)
Location: Building W19F (205A), Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 1303
Email: stephan.leu@mq.edu.au
Kathleen (Kate) Lynch
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow  

Location: Building W6A (12FW), Room 733
Phone: (02) 9850 8859
Email: kathleen.lynch@mq.edu.au

Anthony Manea
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 209
Phone: (02) 9850 6316
Email: anthony.manea@mq.edu.au

Vivian Mendez Alvarez
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building TBA, Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: vivian.mendez@mq.edu.au

Ajay Narendra
Title: ARC Future Fellow

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 149
Phone: (02) 9850 8187
Email:  ajay.narendra@mq.edu.au

Jeanneth Elsa Perez
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 145
Phone: (02) 9850 1330
Email: jeanneth.perez@mq.edu.au

Benjamin Pitcher
Title: Macquarie University Research Fellow (MQRF)

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 1031
Email: ben.pitcher@mq.edu.au

Alexandra (Carthey) Ralph
Title: Macquarie University Research Fellow (MQRF)

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 209
Phone: (02) 9850 8173
Email: alexandra.carthey@mq.edu.au

Christopher Reid
Title: Macquarie University Research Fellow (MQRF)

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 373
Phone: (02) 9850 6270
Email: chris.reid@mq.edu.au

Laura Ann Ryan
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 142
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: laura.ryan@mq.edu.au

Mohammad Siddiqui
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building TBA, Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: mohammed.siddiqui@mq.edu.au

Steven Van Sluyter
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 302
Phone: (02) 9850 8313
Email:  steven.vansluyter@mq.edu.au

Andrea Westerband
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: E8C (6WW) Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: andrea.westerband@mq.edu.au

Jonas Wolff
Title: Macquarie University Research Fellow (MQRF)

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 209
Phone: (02) 9850 6316
Email: jonas.wolff@mq.edu.au

Professional staff

Name

Contact Details

Sanscha Aberg
Title: Scientific Officer

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 105
Phone: (02) 9850 9392
Email: sanscha.aberg@mq.edu.au

Joshua Aldridge
Title: Senior Scientific Officer (Bio-Research Park)

Location: Building W21A (209A), Room 104
Phone: (02) 9850 9241
Email: joshua.aldrige@mq.edu.au

Kate Barry
Title: Admin/Scientific Academic (on leave)

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 207
Phone: (02) 9850 8267
Email: kate.barry@mq.edu.au

Erin Cheng
Title: Administrative Assistant
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 204
Phone: (02) 9850 4230
Email: erin.cheng@mq.edu.au

David Coleman
Title: Research Officer (Smart Green Cities)

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 318
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: david.coleman@mq.edu.au

Ray Duell
Title: Senior Scientific Officer

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 106
Phone: (02) 9850 8184
Email: ray.duell@mq.edu.au

Elizabeth Eyre
Scientific Officer 

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 121
Phone: (02) 9850 8168
Email: elizabeth.eyre@mq.edu.au

Negin Farzadian
Title: Scientific Officer

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 174
Phone: (02) 9850 8189
Email: negin.farzadian@mq.edu.au

Jenny Ghabache
Title: Administrator and Outreach Coordinator
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 204
Phone: (02) 9850 6957
Email: jenny.ghabache@mq.edu.au

Victoria Graham
Title: Executive Officer (Biodiversity Node of the NSW Adaptation Research Hub)

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 153
Phone: (02) 9850 6298
Email: victoria.graham@mq.edu.au
Josh Griffiths
Title: Senior Scientific Officer (Terrestrial Fieldwork)
Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 106
Phone: (02) 9850 7484
Email: josh.griffiths@mq.edu.au
Nick Harris
Title: Senior Scientific Officer (Marine Fieldwork)
Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 106
Phone: (02) 9850 4078
Email: nick.harris@mq.edu.au
Marita Holley
Title: Technical Manager (Research)  

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 274
Phone: (02) 9850 6978
Email: marita.holley@mq.edu.au

Monika King
Title: Technical Team Manager

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 174
Phone: (02) 9850 8208
Email: monika.king@mq.edu.au

Caitlin Kordis
Title: Administrator, Academic
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 207
Phone: (02) 9850 8182
Email: caitlin.kordis@mq.edu.au
Winnie Man
Title: Scientific Officer 

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 105
Phone: (02) 9850 105
Email: winnie.man@mq.edu.au

Julian May
Title: Administrator, Academic
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 207
Phone: (02) 9850 4288
Email: julian.may@mq.edu.au
Muhammad Masood
Title: Technical Manager (Plant Growth Facility)

Location: Building F5A (TBA), Room 427
Phone: (02) 9850 8217
Email: muhammed.masood@mq.edu.au

Samantha Newton
Title: Sustainability Officer and Arboretum Coordinator
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 224
Phone: (02) 9850 8170
Email: samantha.newton@mq.edu.au
Sharyon O'Donnell
Title: Department Manager  

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 203
Phone: (02) 9850 8179
Email: sharyon.odonnell@mq.edu.au

Harriet O'Sullivan
Title: Administrative Assistant
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 204
Phone: (02) 9850 4188
Email: harriet.osullivan@mq.edu.au
Tarun Rajan
Title: Technical Team Manager

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 106
Phone: (02) 9850 8149
Email: tarun.rajun@mq.edu.au

Leigh Staas
Title: Project Manager and Research Development Advisor for Centre for Smart Green Cities

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 153
Phone: (02) 9850 6297
Email: leigh.staas@mq.edu.au

Amanda Sordes
Title: Senior Scientific Office (Dive Officer)

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 104
Phone: (02) 9850 8218
Email: amanda.sordes@mq.edu.au

Prasanth Subramani
Title: Scientific Officer

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 103
Phone: (02) 9850 8136
Email: prasanth.subramani@mq.edu.au

Anne van Uden
Title: Administrative Assistant
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 206
Phone: (02) 9850 4230
Email: anne.vanuden@mq.edu.au

Higher degree research students

PhD student

CourseThesis TitleContact Details

Alfonso Aceves Aparicio

PhDThe biology of hersiidae spidersalfonso.aceves-aparicio@students.mq.edu.au

Saleh Mohammad Adnan

PhDMethoprene and dietary yeast as pre-release supplements for Queensland fruit fly SIT

saleh-mohammad.adnan@students.mq.edu.au

Khandaker Asif Ahmed

PhDThe Biochemistry of Remating Inhibition in Bactrocerakhandaker-asif.ahmed@students.mq.edu.au

Mohammad Ameri

PhDParental effects in orb-web spiders of the genus Argiope (Araneae: Araneidae)

mohammad.ameri@students.mq.edu.au

Felix Amuji

PhDModelling climate change impacts on horticultural speciesfelix.amuji@students.mq.edu.au

Nicolette Armansin

PhDAdvancing our understanding of Australian sea lion social networks

nicolette.armansin@students.mq.edu.au

Iván Beltrán Arevalo

PhDInfluence of global warming on cognition and morphology in lizards with different reproductive modesivan.beltran@students.mq.edu.au

Georgina Binns

MResWhy are warning signals so variable?: a case study using Amata mothsgeorgina.binns@students.mq.edu.au

Md. Jamil Hossain Biswas

PhDIntegration of Queensland fruit fly sterile insect technique (SIT) into an integrated pest management (IPM) scheme.md-jamil-hossain.biswas@students.mq.edu.au

Hanja Brandl

PhDInformation use in an unpredictable environment – a case study on wild zebra finches

hanja.brandl@students.mq.edu.au

Patrick Burke

MResSmall and large-scale movements of sawsharks (Pristiophorus spp.) in south-eastern Australian waterspatrick-john.burke@students.mq.edu.au

Penelope Carbia

PhDSpatial Learning in International Gobiespenelope.carbia@students.mq.edu.au

Alexander Carey

MResLandscape Genetics of a Pole-ward Range Expanding Damselfly: Ischnura Elegansalex.carey@students.mq.edu.au

Cynthia Castro Vargas

PhDPhysiology and genetics of Queensland fruit fly fitnesscynthia.castro-vargas@students.mq.edu.au

Sherrie Chambers

PhDSpatial ecology, population structure and migratory connectivity in a Port Jackson shark population

sherrie.chambers@students.mq.edu.au

Justine Channing

MResPalaeoecological changes in shell middens around the Sydney basin.justine.channing@students.mq.edu.au

Louise Chow

PhDAntibiotic pollution effects on evolAntarctic resistance.louise.chow@students.mq.edu.au

Nicole Christiansen

PhDUnderstanding biological process of upland swamps and chain-of-ponds ecosystems to improve their ecosystems

nicole.christiansen@students.mq.edu.au

Ariningsun Cinantya

PhDRefining techniques of species selection for urban greenspaceariningsun.cinantya@students.mq.edu.au

Thomas Clarke

PhDLinkage between spider morphological diversity and habitat, hunting method and sexual dimorphismthomas.clarke@students.mq.edu.au

Thomas Claybourn

PhDCambrian Palaeontology of Antarcticthomas.claybourn@students.mq.edu.au

Gemma Clifton

MResEcological enhancement of seawalls to promote biodiversity and ecosystem functiongemma.dixon@students.mq.edu.au

Annachiara Codello

PhDDeveloping microbial co-occurrence networks as an indicator of ecological condition for coastal sedimentary environmentsannachiara.codello@students.mq.edu.au

Theotime Colin

PhDIdentifying the best indicators of individual and population stress in honey beestheotime.colin@students.mq.edu.au

Lincoln Critchley

PhDEcological Effects of Coastal Armouring on Sedimentary Shorelineslincoln.critchley@students.mq.edu.au

Sourav Das

PhDCoupled models for habitat restoration: Linking environmental suitability, demographics and landscape geneticssourav.das@students.mq.edu.au

Kaytlyn Davis

MResAustralian White Ibis Connectivity: Finding Water in a Changing Landscapekaytlyn.davis@students.mq.edu.au

Sudhakar Deeti

PhDLearning walks in the Australian desert ant Melophorus bagotisudhakar.deeti@students.mq.edu.au

Thomas Demmery

MResCharacterisation of E.Coli from Tasmanian Devils Affected by Facial Tumour Diseasethomas.demmery@students.mq.edu.au

Maria Di Cairano

PhDGHI (Groundwater Health Index): developing of an industry-wide monitoring tool.

maria.di-cairano@students.mq.edu.au

Thi Thanh Hue Dinh

PhDTBA

thi-thanh-hue.dinh@students.mq.edu.au

Kate Dodds

PhDWorld Harbours Project, Discovering Green Engineering solutions which maintain or enhance ecosystem services in existing harbours.kate.dodds@students.mq.edu.au

Elisha Duxbury

MResApplying the renewal ecology principle to Western Sydney developmentelisha.duxbury@students.mq.edu.au

Sonja Elwood

MResHistory and Ecology of Sydney's Urban Bandicootssonja.elwood@students.mq.edu.au

Gareth Evans

MResFeral pig control methods to protect an endangered Artesian Spring Ecological Communitygareth.evans1@students.mq.edu.au

Laura Fernandez

PhDThe impacts of myrtle rust on Australian plants and vegetation.laura.fernandez@students.mq.edu.au

Thea Fraser

MResA spatial risk assessment approach to assess human impacts on  marine speciesthea.fraser@students.mq.edu.au

Caterina Funghi

PhDThe use of social information in an unpredictable environment: zebra finches as a case studycaterina.funghi@students.mq.edu.au

Ramila Furtado

PhDInteractive effects of coastal development and climate change on estuarine meiobenthosramila.furtado@students.mq.edu.au

Sushil Kumar Gaire

PhDFruit Fly Performance and Behavioursushil-kumar.gaire@students.mq.edu.au

Ina Geedicke

PhDUnderstanding the transition from interoduction to invasion: shifts in allocation from growth to defence through time.

ina.geedicke@students.mq.edu.au

Connor Robert Gervais

PhDMovement, migrations, and social structure of Port Jackson sharks using new approachesconnor-robert.gervais@students.mq.edu.au

Timothy Ghaly

MResThe Gene Cassette Metagenome: Tapping into the Protein Universetimothy.ghaly@students.mq.edu.au

Margarita Gil Fernández

MResEcological role of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in urban and forested areas of Sydney, Australiamargarita.gil-fernandez@students.mq.edu.au

Molly Gilmour

MResWhere are ewe? Identifying personality - dependent spatial behaviour in merino sheepmolly.gilmour@students.mq.edu.au

Sara Godinez Espinosa

MResNitrogen Isotopic composition of coral compared to algae over a depth gradientsara.godinez-espinosa@students.mq.edu.au

Wendy Grimm

MPhilTo support the preservation of the endangered terrestrial orchid, Genoplesium baueri by adding to the understanding of its biology and ecologywendy.grimm@students.mq.edu.au

Guyo Duba Gufu

PhDEffect of climate change on alien invasive aquatic plants.

guyo-duba.gufu@students.mq.edu.au

Md. Mohasinul Haque

PhDKnowns and Unknowns: An Assessment of Knowledge Shortfalls in the Digitised Collection of Australia's Flora

md-mohasinul.haque@students.mq.edu.au

Lorraine Hardwick

PhDBiological and genetic diversity in Blue Mountains montane bogs and fens.

lorraine.hardwick@students.mq.edu.au

Rene Heim

PhDLinking inter and intraspecific variation n leaf traits to spectral signatures of arid shrubs speciesrene.heim@students.mq.edu.au

Sarah Houlahan

MResBioherms from the lower Cambrian Hawker Group, Arrowie Basin: construction, facies and geochemistrysarah.houlahan@students.mq.edu.au

Anika Immer

PhDanika.immer@students.mq.edu.au

anika.immer@students.mq.edu.au

Jess Inskeep

PhDFruit Fly Performance and Queensland Fruit Fly Behaviorjess.inskeep@students.mq.edu.au

Md. Muzahidul Islam

PhDLearning walks in the Australian bull ant, Myrmecia midas, and pharmacological aspects of this behaviour.md-muzahidul.islam@students.mq.edu.au

Julianna Kadar

PhDDiscovering Behaviours in Wild Port Jackson sharks using High and Low Resolution Accelerometryjulianna-piroska.kadar@students.mq.edu.au

Michael Kelly

MResThe Paradox of Inaccurate Mimicry: Do Mimics Require Time to 'Perfect' their Disguise?michael.kelly9@students.mq.edu.au

Vivek Kamparaju

PhDComposition and Function of Fruit fly Pheromonesvivek.kemparaju@students.mq.edu.au

Matthew Kerr

PhDBiogeography and Macroecology of Mollusca on the Eastern Coastlines of Australiamatthew.kerr1@students.mq.edu.au

Md. Kawsar Khan

PhDEcology, evolution and genetics of female-limited color polymorphism in Agriocnemis pygmaeamd-kawsar.khan@students.mq.edu.au

Kelly-Anne Lawler

MResSpatial and Temporal Analysis of Southern Ocean Radiolarian Assemblageskelly-anne.lawler@students.mq.edu.au

Ko-Huan Lee

PhDWhat drives parasite transmission through social networks?ko-huan.lee@students.mq.edu.au

Kiara L'Herpiniere

PhDEnvironmental influences on maternal investment in an arid zone cooperative breederkiara.lherpiniere@students.mq.edu.au

Vito Lionetti

MResEffect Of Recency Of Information On The Navigational Behaviour Of Desert Antsvito.lionetti@students.mq.edu.au

Ida Lundback

MResPrevalence and Distribution of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in the Little Penguin (Eudytula Minor)ida-caroline.lundback@students.mq.edu.au

Md Mahmudunnabi

PhDRole of sex pheromones in a sexually cannibalistic preying mantid, Pseudomantis albofimbrita:  identification, synthesis and behavioural responsesmd.mahmudunnabi@students.mq.edu.au

Peter Mahoney

PhDAn examination of the effectiveness of estuarine conservation management tools and their theoretical underpinnings

peter.mahoney@students.mq.edu.au

Rajib Majumber

PhDDynamics of the Queensland Fruit Fly Microbiome under changes in host environment

rajib.majumder@students.mq.edu.au

Francisco Martinez Baena

PhDEvaluating the potential for oyster reef restoration to enhance fisheries productivity

francisco.martinez-baena@students.mq.edu.au

Farhad Masoomi-Alasizge

PhDIdentifying stress tolerance genes in plants from   distantly related crop relativesfarhad.masoomi-aladizgeh@students.mq.edu.au

Callum McDiarmid

MResSperm and egg interactions in two sub-species of the long-tailed finchcallum.mcdiarmid@students.mq.edu.au

Fiona McDougall

PhDInvestigation into the occurrence of gram-negative bacteria and associated antibiotic resistance determinants in the grey-headed flying fox (Pteropus poliocephalus)fiona.mcdougall@students.mq.edu.au

Elissa McFarlane

MResImpacts of climate change on New South Wales Site-Managed specieselissa.mcfarlane@students.mq.edu.au

Donald McLean

PhDUnderstanding the Evolution of Imperfect Mimicrydonald.mclean@students.mq.edu.au

Taherah Moadeli

PhDImproved Larval Diets for Mass Rearing of Queensland Fruit Fly (Bactrocera Tryoni)tahereh.moadeli@students.mq.edu.au

Danea Moore

PhDAn investigation of potential threatening processes for the Vulnerable great desert skink, Liopholis kintoreidanae.moore@students.mq.edu.au

Eder Alejandro Morales-Suarez

PhDEcological Genomics of Somatic Mutations  in Eucalyptus trees

eder-alejandro.morales-suar@students.mq.edu.au

Ryan Nevatte

PhDBehaviour and population genetics of sawsharks (Pristiophoridae)ryan.nevatte@students.mq.edu.au

Binh Nguyen

PhDFruit Fly Nutritional Immunologythi-binh.nguyen@students.mq.edu.au

Louis O'Neill

PhDMating patterns of a cooperatively breeding bird specieslouis.oneill1@students.mq.edu.au

Ravindra Palavalii Nettimi

PhDEffects of miniaturisation on visual information processing capacities of antsravindra.palavalli-nettimi@students.mq.edu.au

Timothy Pearson

PhDVocal communication in Australian flying-foxes pteropus spp.(Chiroptera:Pteropodidae)

timothy.pearson@students.mq.edu.au

Bhavana Penmetcha

PhDNeural Basis of Navigational Mechanisms in Antsbhavana.penmetcha@students.mq.edu.au

Kathleen Perry

MResDrilling Predation and Taphonomy of Bivalves from Sydney Harbourkathleen.perry@students.mq.edu.au

Robert Perryman

PhDSocial networks in manta raysrobert.perryman@students.mq.edu.au

Lachlan Phillips

MResMachine Learning to QuantifyWatermass Variability of aWarmingWestern Boundary Currentlachlan.phillips@students.mq.edu.au

Joni Pini-Fitzsimmons

PhDBiology, Ecology and Behavior of Short-tail Stingrays (Bathytoshia Brevicaudata) in South Eastern Australiajoni.pini-fitzsimmons@students.mq.edu.au

Vanessa Pirotta

PhDConservation of cetaceansvanessa.pirotta@students.mq.edu.au

Angel Popa Baez

PhD Genetics of domestication in Bactrocera tryoni angel-david.popa-baez@students.mq.edu.au

Shirleen Prasad

PhDThe evolutionary genetics of thermal preference across life stages in the Queensland fruit fly (Bactrocera tryoni)

shirleen.prasad@students.mq.edu.au

Thomas Pyne

MResSignals of Local Adaptation to Climate in the Seed Biology of Plantsthomas.pyne@students.mq.edu.au

Darshana Rathnayake

PhDWhy are males faithful to only one female? The evolutionary maintenance of monogyny darshana.rathnayake@students.mq.edu.au

Ana Sabrina Riverón Mato

PhDResource partitioning among sympatric marine top predators from Uruguayana-sabrina.riveron-mato@students.mq.edu.au

Jorge Rodriguez Monter

PhD Biodiversity of marine flatworms in southeastern Australiarodriguez-monter.jorge@students.mq.edu.au

Anindita Roy

PhDHistoric and Future Responses of Migratory Birds to Climate Change

anindita.roy@students.mq.edu.au

Mohammad Zaidur Rahman Sabuj

MResLearning in Australian ants

mohammad-zaidur-rahman.sabu@students.mq.edu.au

Sajida Saqira

PhDThe ecological effects of multiple stressors in freshwater ecosystems

sajida.saqira@students.mq.edu.au

Rachel Self

PhDDeveloping Botrytis Cinerea as a potent Non-GM Enzyme Produce for the Removal of Haze-Forming Proteins under Normal Winemaking Conditions

rachel.self@students.mq.edu.au

Anthony Seward

MResVisual ecology of benthic fishes

anthony.seward@students.mq.edu.au

Mohammad Shadmany

PhDPrevalence and Predictors of Polyandry and Paternity

jason.shadmany@students.mq.edu.au

Nickolas Singh

MResSpecies Distribution & Metapopulation Models in Conservation Guidelines for a Threatened NSW Species

nickolas.singh@students.mq.edu.au

Kathleen Smiley

MResFlight Initiation Distance in birds, urbanisation and habituation

kathleen.smiley@students.mq.edu.au

Sabira Sultana

PhDImpact of climate change on mangrove ecosystem and its relation to faunal distribution

sabira.sultana@students.mq.edu.au

Birgit Szabo

PhDEarly environmental effects on learning and brain structure in a model Australian lizard

birgit.szabo@students.mq.edu.au

Samiya Tabassum

PhDLiving on the edge: ecological and evolutionary mechanisms of range expansion in invasive speciessamiya.tabassum@students.mq.edu.au

Jessica Thompson

PhDGenetic Solution of Dilution: Can Selective Breeding Future-Proof Oystersjessica.thompson2@students.mq.edu.au

Amy Tims

PhDMacroecology and Conservation Viology of Australian Freshwater Fishes: A Big Data Approach

amy.tims@students.mq.edu.au

Damaris Torres-Pulliza

PhDA multi-scale analytical approach to assess storm-induced ecological change on coral reefs

damaris.torres-pulliza@students.mq.edu.au

Louise Tosetto

PhDGoatfish as Drivers of Community Assembly: understanding the effects of human disturbance on behaviour & community structure.

louise.tosetto@students.mq.edu.au

Aniko Toth

PhDScale-dependence of community assembly processes seen through the lens of diversity and species aggregation

aniko.toth@students.mq.edu.au

Julia Tovar Verba

PhDMarine spatial planning in a large scale applying integrated approaches

julia.verba@students.mq.edu.au

Larissa Trompf

PhDPersonality and sociality in zebra finches

larissa.trompf@students.mq.edu.au

Maria Vidigal Bettencourt Damas Moreira

PhDUnderstanding what makes a lizard invasive: The role of behaviour and cognition

maria.damas-moreira@students.mq.edu.au

Yuri Viera Niella

PhDBioecology and movements of the bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas) on the coast of New South Wales

yuri.niella@students.mq.edu.au

Peta Vine

MResDiatom Lipids: Variations in Highly Branched Isoprenoid (HBI) Biosynthesis

peta.vine@students.mq.edu.au

Annabelle Wall

MResSpatial Trend of Humpback Whale Entanglements Along the US West Coast

annabelle.wall@students.mq.edu.au

Tracy White

MResThe Effect of Drawdown on the Movement of Groundwater Invertebrates

tracy.white@students.mq.edu.au

Kaja Wierucka

PhDMultimodal mother-offspring recognition in the Australian sea lion (Neophoca cinerea)

kaja.wierucka@students.mq.edu.au

Glen Wilkins

PhDThe prospective role of somatic gene differentiation in invertebrate immunity

glen.wilkins@students.mq.edu.au

Jessica Wilks

PhDTemporal and spatial variability of phytoplankton fluxes in the Australian and New Zealand Sectors of the Southern Ocean

jessica.wilks@students.mq.edu.au

Brendan Wilson-Mortier

PhDMapping microbial membrane transporters onto microbial functional trait data, a bioinformatic analysis

brendan.wilson-mortier@students.mq.edu.au

Rachael Woods

PhDBiogeographical limitations to Coral larvac dispersal

rachael.woods@students.mq.edu.au

Sonu Yadav

PhDLandscape genomics of grasshopper pests in Australia

sonu.yadav@students.mq.edu.au

Chunanji Yong

MResRange Expansion Processes and Constraints that Drive Evolutionary Adaptation

chuanji.yong@students.mq.edu.au

Kyle Zawada

PhDA trait-based approach to coral community ecology

kyle.zawada@students.mq.edu.au

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