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

Research area: Plant ecology

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

 Drew Allen
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Theoretical ecology
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 217
Phone: (02) 9850 9251
Email: andrew.allen@mq.edu.au
 John Alroy
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Macroecology and macroevolution

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

 Brian Atwell
Title: Professor
Research area: Molecular plant physiology
Location: Building E7B (14SCO), Room 244
Phone: (02) 9850 8224
Email: brian.atwell@mq.edu.au
 Linda Beaumont
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Impacts of climate change

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

 Andrew Barron
Title: Professor 
Research area: Neural mechanisms of animal behaviour

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

 Andrew Beattie
Title: Emeritus Professor  
Research area: Biodiversity, ecological interactions

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

 Melanie Bishop
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Coastal ecology

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

 Glenn Brock
Title: Professor
Research area: Invertebrate Palaeobiology and Micropalaeontology

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 324
Phone: (02) 9850 8335
Email: glenn.brock@mq.edu.au

 Culum Brown
Title: Professor
Research area: Behavioural ecology and animal cognition

Location: Building 205B, Room G11
Phone: (02) 9850 6292

Photo of Bruno Buzatto Bruno Buzatto
Title: Lecturer
Research area: Behavioural and evolutionary ecology
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 209
Phone: (02) 9850 8226
Email: bruno.buzatto@mq.edu.au
 Anthony Chariton
Title: Senior Lecturer
Research area: Ecosystem health and molecular ecology

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

 Kenneth Cheng
Title: Professor
Research area: Animal cognition and navigation
Location: Building 205B, Room G12
Phone: (02) 9850 8613
Email: ken.cheng@mq.edu.au
 Rachael Dudaniec
Title: Senior Lecturer
Research area: Landscape genetics
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 244
Phone: (02) 9850 8193
Email: rachael.dudaniec@mq.edu.au
 Michael Gillings
Title: Distinguished Professor
Research area: Molecular evolution

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

 Simon Griffith
Title: Professor 
Research area: Evolutionary Ecology

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 134
Phone: (02) 9850 1301
Email: simon.griffith@mq.edu.au

 Robert Harcourt
Title: Professor
Research area: Marine Ecology and Conservation

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

 Nathan Hart
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Comparative Neurobiology

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

 Marie Herberstein
Title: Professor and Chair, Academic Senate
Research area: Behavioural ecology

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

 Grant Hose
Title: Professor and Associate Dean Industry and Corporate Engagement
Research area: Freshwater ecology and ecotoxicology

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

 Lesley Hughes
Title: Distinguished Professor and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Integrity and Development)
Research area: Climate science and policy

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

 Darrell Kemp
Title: Associate Professor and ARC Future Fellow
Research area: Evolution and ecology of sexual reproduction

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

 Matthew Kosnik
Title: Senior Lecturer
Research area: Conservation paleobiology

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

Photo of Jaco Le Roux Jaco Le Roux
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Plant molecular ecology

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 356
Phone: (02) 9850 5260

 Katherine McClellan
Title: Lecturer
Research area: Ecosystem health

Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 213
Phone: (02) 9850 8164
Email: katherine.mcclellan@mq.edu.au

Ajay Narendra
Title: Senior Lecturer
Research area: Insect navigation, sensory ecology

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 143
Phone: (02) 9850 8187
Email:  ajay.narendra@mq.edu.au

 Fleur Ponton
Title: Senior Lecturer
Research area: Insect Biology, Ecological Physiology
Location: Building 205B, Room G31
Phone: (02) 9850 1313
Email: fleur.ponton@mq.edu.au
 Michelle Power
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Wildlife host-parasite interactions

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

 Rick Shine
Title: Professor
Research area: Evolutionary ecology
Location: Building 205B, Room G09
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: rick.shine@mq.edu.au
 Adam Stow
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Conservation genetics

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

 Mark Westoby
Title: Emeritus Professor
Research area: Ecology and evolution
Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 161
Phone: (02) 9850 8196
Email: mark.westoby@mq.edu.au
 Martin Whiting
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Animal behaviour
Location: Building 205B, Room G13
Phone: (02) 9850 4492
Email: martin.whiting@mq.edu.au
 Jane Williamson
Title: Associate Professor
Research area: Marine ecology and conservation biology

Location: Building 205B, Room G10
Phone: (02) 9850 8167
Email: jane.williamson@mq.edu.au

 Ian Wright
Title: Distinguished Professor
Research area: Plant ecology

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

 Hendrick Poorter
Title: Professor
Research area: Plant ecology
Location: Room 320, 6 Science Rd
Email: hendrik.poorter@mq.edu.au
 Oliver Griffith
Title: Lecturer
Research area: Evolutionary genomics

Location: Building W19F (205A) Room 146

Phone: 9850 7233
Email: oliver.griffith@mq.edu.au

Research/postdoctoral staff


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 205B, Room G17
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

 Laura Hurley
Title: Research Associate

Location: Building TBA, Room TBA
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: laura.hurley@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

 Kathryn Korbel
Title: Research Fellow

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

 Lizzy Lowe
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Location: Building 14EAR, Room 373
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: lizzy.lowe@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

 Maciej Maselko
Title: CSIRO Synthetic Biology Future Science Fellowship

Location: Building 205B, Room G30
Phone: (02) 9850 1316
Email: maciej.maselko@mq.edu.au

 Hendrik Poorter
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building 6SR (E8B), Room 320
Phone: (02) 9850 9242
Email: hendrik.poorter@mq.edu.au

 Alessandro Ossola
Title: Research Fellow

Location: Building E8B (6SR),  Room 321
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: alessandro.ossola@mq.edu.au

 Oscar Perez-Priego
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building E8C (6WW),  Room 145
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: oscar.perez-priego@mq.edu.au


Cwyn Perry
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: Building W19F (205A), Room 144
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: cwyn.perry@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: ARC Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA)

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

 Andrea Westerband
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Location: E8C (6WW) Room 162
Phone: (02) 9850 8137
Email: andrea.westerband@mq.edu.au

 Jonas Wolff
Title: ARC Discovery Early Career Award (DECRA)

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

 Zhiliang Zhang
Title: Macquarie University Research Fellow (MQRF)

Location: Building E8A (14EAR), Room 323
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email:  zhiliang.zhang@mq.edu.au

 Benjamin Ashton
Title: Research Fellow
Location: 205B Culloden Road, Room G17
Email: benjamin.ashton@mq.edu.au
 Matthew Greenlees
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Email: matthew.greenlees@mq.edu.au
 Trevor Murray
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Email: trevor.murray@mq.edu.au
 Samiya Tabassum
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow WPW Project
Email: samiya.tabassum@mq.edu.au
 Georgia Ward-Fear
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Email: georgia.ward-fear@mq.edu.au

Professional staff


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 205B, Room G08
Phone: (02) 9850 9241
Email: joshua.aldrige@mq.edu.au

 Kate Barry
Title: Administrator, Academic

Location: Building 205B, Room G19
Phone: (02) 9850 8267
Email: kate.barry@mq.edu.au

 Jerusha Beresford
Title: Administration and Outreach Coordinator
for Centre for Smart Green Cities

Location: Building E8C (6WW), Room 153
Phone: (02) 9850 TBA
Email: jerusha.beresford@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
for Centre for Smart Green Cities

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

 Jacqui Delahunt Smoleniec
Title: Administrator, Research Centre

Location: Building 205B, Room G29
Phone: (02) 9850 4190
Email: jacqui.delahunt@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
Title: 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 for
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
 Veronica Peralta
Title: Administrative Assistant
Location: Building E8B (6SR), Room 205
Phone: (02) 9850 9235
Email: veronica.peralta@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

 Prasanth Subramani
Title: Scientific Officer

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

Higher degree research students

Student Name
Thesis Title
Contact Details
Alfonso Aceves AparicioPhDThe biology of hersiliidae spidersalfonso.aceves-aparicio@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Saleh Mohammad AdnanPhDMethoprene and dietary yeast as pre-release supplements for Queensland fruit fly SITsaleh-mohammad.adnan@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Khandaker Asif AhmedPhDThe Biochemistry of Remating Inhibition in Bactrocerakhandaker-asif.ahmed@students.mq.edu.auRonald Lee
Felix AmujiPhDModelling climate change impacts on horticultural speciesfelix.amuji@students.mq.edu.auLinda Beaumont
Nicolette ArmansinPhDAdvancing our understanding of Australian sea lion social networksnicolette.armansin@students.mq.edu.auCulum Brown
Wilbur AshleyMResA landscape genetic study of urban and rural Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) populationswilbur.ashley@students.mq.edu.auAlexandra Carthey
Yvette BauderMResBenthic foraminifera as indicators of anthropogenic change on the Great Barrier Reefyvettemonique.bauder@students.mq.edu.auMatthew Kosnik
Iván Beltrán ArevaloPhDInfluence of global warming on cognition and morphology in lizards with different reproductive modesivan.beltran@students.mq.edu.auMartin Whiting
Georgina BinnsPhDWhat's Amata with this moth? Aposematic variation in an Australian lepidopterageorgina.binns@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Md. Jamil Hossain BiswasPhDIntegration of Queensland fruit fly sterile insect technique (SIT) into an integrated pest management (IPM) scheme.md-jamil-hossain.biswas@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Patrick BurkeMResMovement, vertebral morphology and age dynamics of the common sawshark Pristiophorus cirratuspatrick-john.burke@students.mq.edu.auJane Williamson
Sarah CampbellMResExpression of antimicrobial resistance genes in urban and rural foxessarah.campbell4@students.mq.edu.auMichael Gillings
Cynthia Castro VargasPhDPhysiology and genetics of Queensland fruit fly fitnesscynthia.castro-vargas@students.mq.edu.auRonald Lee
Natalie CaulfieldMResCharacterising swamp community ecology with environmental DNAnatalie.caulfield@students.mq.edu.auAnthony Chariton
Sherrie ChambersPhDSpatial ecology, population structure and migratory connectivity in a Port Jackson shark populationsherrie.chambers@students.mq.edu.auCulum Brown
Justine ChanningMResPalaeoecological changes in shell middens around the Sydney basin.justine.channing@students.mq.edu.auMatthew Kosnik
Shubham Sohanlal ChhajedPhDTrait variation among coexisting plant species and its role in community assembly and dynamicsshubham-sohanlal.chhajed@students.mq.edu.auIan Wright
Louise ChowPhDAntibiotic pollution effects on evolution and resistance.louise.chow@students.mq.edu.auMichael Gillings
Nicole ChristiansenPhDUnderstanding biological process of upland swamps and chain-of-ponds ecosystems to improve their ecosystemsnicole.christiansen@students.mq.edu.auGrant Hose
Ariningsun CinantyaPhDRefining techniques of species selection for urban greenspaceariningsun.cinantya@students.mq.edu.auMichelle Leishman
Michael ClarkMResDevelopment of synthetic speciation platform in mosquitoes for population replacement and biocontrolmichael.clark3@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Thomas ClarkePhDLinkage between spider morphological diversity and habitat, hunting method and sexual dimorphismthomas.clarke@students.mq.edu.auJohn Alroy
Thomas ClaybournPhDCambrian Palaeontology of Antarcticathomas.claybourn@students.mq.edu.auGlenn Brock
Gemma CliftonMResEcological enhancement of seawalls to promote biodiversity and ecosystem functiongemma.dixon@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Annachiara CodelloPhDDeveloping microbial co-occurrence networks as an indicator of ecological condition for coastal sedimentary environmentsannachiara.codello@students.mq.edu.auAnthony Chariton
Theotime ColinPhDIdentifying the best indicators of individual and population stress in honey beestheotime.colin@students.mq.edu.auAndrew Barron
Sourav DasPhDCoupled models for habitat restoration: Linking environmental suitability, demographics and landscape geneticssourav.das@students.mq.edu.auLinda Beaumont
Sudhakar DeetiPhDLearning walks in the Australian desert ant Melophorus bagotisudhakar.deeti@students.mq.edu.auKenneth Cheng
Maria Di CairanoPhDGHI (Groundwater Health Index): developing of an industry-wide monitoring tool.maria.di-cairano@students.mq.edu.auGrant Hose
Thi Thanh Hue DinhPhDNutritional immunology in B. tryoni (Queensland fruit fly)thi-thanh-hue.dinh@students.mq.edu.auFleur Ponton
Kate DoddsPhDWorld Harbours Project, Discovering Green Engineering solutions which maintain or enhance ecosystem services in existing harbours.kate.dodds@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Sonja ElwoodMResLife in the big city – predicting bandicoot presence in the urban matrix?sonja.elwood@students.mq.edu.auMichelle Leishman
Gareth EvansMResFeral pig control methods to protect an endangered Artesian Spring Ecological Communitygareth.evans1@students.mq.edu.auAlexandra Carthey
Thea FraserMResA spatial risk assessment approach to assess human impacts on  marine speciesthea.fraser@students.mq.edu.auRobert Harcourt
Caterina FunghiPhDThe integration of spatial-ecology and animal behaviour in the unpredictable arid zone: A case study with the zebra finchcaterina.funghi@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Tegan FurchertMResNIS Colonisation on living seawallstegan.furchert@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Ramila FurtadoPhDInteractive effects of coastal development and climate change on estuarine meiobenthosramila.furtado@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Sushil Kumar GairePhDFruit Fly Performance and Behavioursushil-kumar.gaire@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Ina GeedickePhDUnderstanding the transition from introduction to invasion: shifts in allocation from growth to defence through time.ina.geedicke@students.mq.edu.auMichelle Leishman
Connor Robert GervaisPhDPhysiological and behavioural responses of developing Port Jackson sharks, to a harsh and changing worldconnor-robert.gervais@students.mq.edu.auCulum Brown
Timothy GhalyPhDThe Taxonomy and Origins of Integron Gene Cassettestimothy.ghaly@students.mq.edu.auMichael Gillings
Wendy GrimmMphilTo support the preservation of the endangered terrestrial orchid, Genoplesium baueri by adding to the understanding of its biology and ecologywendy.grimm@students.mq.edu.auMichelle Leishman
Guyo Duba GufuPhDEffects of elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration and nutrient enrichment on freshwater plant speciesguyo-duba.gufu@students.mq.edu.auMichelle Leishman
Tristan GuilleminMResStable isotopes for determining the relationship between apex predators and their parasitestristan.guillemin@students.mq.edu.auJane Williamson
Lorraine HardwickPhDFunctional ecological processes in upland swamps and chain of ponds systems in the Blue Mountains and Southern Highlands of eastern New South Wales, Australialorraine.hardwick@students.mq.edu.auGrant Hose
Courtney HarveyMResImpacts of retained fishing gear and environmental cues on Greynurse shark migrationcourtney.harvey@students.mq.edu.auJane Williamson
Anika ImmerPhDDeveloping a theoretical understanding of social information in the zebra finchanika.immer@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Jess InskeepPhDFruit Fly Performance and Queensland Fruit Fly Behaviorjess.inskeep@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
MD. Muzahidul IslamPhDLearning walks in the Australian bull ant, Myrmecia midas, and pharmacological aspects of this behaviour.md-muzahidul.islam@students.mq.edu.auKenneth Cheng
Braxton JonesMResDynamics of chemical defence in stroke insectsbraxton.jones@students.mq.edu.auMatthew Bulbert
Julianna KadarPhDDiscovering Behaviours in Wild Port Jackson sharks using High and Low Resolution Accelerometryjulianna-piroska.kadar@students.mq.edu.auCulum Brown
Michael KellyPhDEvolution of mimic accuracy in myrmecomorphic (ant-mimicking) spidersmichael.kelly9@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Vivek KemparajuPhDComposition and Function of Fruit fly Pheromonesvivek.kemparaju@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Matthew KerrPhDBiogeography and Macroecology of Mollusca on the Eastern Coastlines of Australiamatthew.kerr1@students.mq.edu.auJohn Alroy
Md Kawsar KhanPhDEcology, evolution and genetics of female-limited color polymorphism in Agriocnemis pygmaeamd-kawsar.khan@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Ko-Huan LeePhDWhat drives parasite transmission through social networks?ko-huan.lee@students.mq.edu.auStephan Leu
Jayme LennonMResThe use of eDNA in environmental monitoring and assessment of aquatic ecosystemsjayme.lennon@students.mq.edu.auAnthony Chariton
Kiara L'HerpinierePhDEnvironmental influences on maternal investment in an arid zone cooperative breederkiara.lherpiniere@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Md MahmudunnabiPhDThe role of sex pheromones in a sexually cannibalistic praying mantid, Pseudomantis albofimbriata: identification and behavioural responsesmd.mahmudunnabi@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Peter MahoneyPhDAn examination of the effectiveness of estuarine conservation management tools and their theoretical underpinningspeter.mahoney@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Rajib MajumderPhDDynamics of the Queensland Fruit Fly Microbiome under changes in host environmentrajib.majumder@students.mq.edu.auFleur Ponton
Francisco Martinez BaenaPhDEvaluating the potential for oyster reef restoration to enhance fisheries productivityfrancisco.martinez-baena@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Farhad Masoomi-AladizgehPhDIdentifying stress tolerance genes in plants from   distantly related crop relativesfarhad.masoomi-aladizgeh@students.mq.edu.auBrian Atwell
Callum McDiarmidPhDSperm and egg interactions in two sub-species of the long-tailed finchcallum.mcdiarmid@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Fiona McDougallPhDInvestigation 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.auMichelle Power
Donald McLeanPhDUnderstanding the Evolution of Imperfect Mimicrydonald.mclean@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Ena MelvanPhDIn Vitro Modeling of Human Gut Microbiome Linked to Obesityena.melvan@students.mq.edu.auAndrew Allen
Tahereh MoadeliPhDImproved larval diets for mass rearing of Queensland fruit fly (Bactrocera tryoni)tahereh.moadeli@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Eder Alejandro Morales-SuarezPhDEstimation of the genome-wide number and patterns of putative somatic mutations within individuals of Eucalyptus paucifloraeder-alejandro.morales-suar@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Faelan MourmourakisMResAssessing cognition and flexible information use of honeybees (Apis Mellifera)faelan.mourmourakis@students.mq.edu.auAndrew Barron
Ryan NevattePhDBehaviour and population genetics of sawsharks (Pristiophoridae)ryan.nevatte@students.mq.edu.auJane Williamson
Binh NguyenPhDFruit Fly Nutritional Immunologythi-binh.nguyen@students.mq.edu.auFleur Ponton
Louis O'NeillPhDMating patterns of a cooperatively breeding bird specieslouis.oneill1@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Samuel O'NeillPhDExpanding Gene-Environment Causality in Evolutionary Geneticsamuel.oneill@students.mq.edu.auDarrell Kemp
Teagan Parker KielniaczMResAre threatened species in the catch? Genetic identification of sharks traded and consumed in Australiateagan.parker-kielniacz@students.mq.edu.auAdam Stow
Timothy PearsonPhDVocal communication in Australian flying-foxes pteropus spp.(Chiroptera:Pteropodidae)timothy.pearson@students.mq.edu.auKenneth Cheng
Bhavana PenmetchaMResStructure and Physiology of the Ant Ocellibhavana.penmetcha@students.mq.edu.auAjay Narendra
Kathleen PerryMResDrilling Predation and Taphonomy of Bivalves from Sydney Harbourkathleen.perry@students.mq.edu.auMatthew Kosnik
Robert PerrymanPhDSocial networks in manta raysrobert.perryman@students.mq.edu.auCulum Brown
Emma PetroloMResConnectivity, local adaptation and populations of gummy sharks (Mustelus antarcticus) in Southern Australian watersemma.petrolo@students.mq.edu.auAdam Stow
Lachlan PhillipsPhDChange In Coastal Marine Ecosystems In A Warming Western Boundary Currentlachlan.phillips@students.mq.edu.auRobert Harcourt
Joni Pini-FitzsimmonsPhDBiology, Ecology and Behavior of Short-tail Stingrays (Bathytoshia brevicaudata) in South Eastern Australiajoni.pini-fitzsimmons@students.mq.edu.auCulum Brown
Angel Popa BaezPhDGenetics of domestication in Bactrocera tryoniangel-david.popa-baez@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Shirleen PrasadPhDThe evolutionary genetics of thermal preference across life stages in the Queensland fruit fly (Bactrocera tryoni)shirleen.prasad@students.mq.edu.auRonald Lee
Rathnayake Mudiyanselage Darshana RathnayakePhDWhy are males faithful to only one female? The evolutionary maintenance of monogynydarshana.rathnayake@students.mq.edu.auMarie Herberstein
Joshua ReedMResPopulation viability of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops Spp.) Under different threat and climate change scenarios.joshua.reed@students.mq.edu.auKerstin Bilgmann
Ana Sabrina Riverón MatoPhDResource partitioning among sympatric marine top predators from Uruguayana-sabrina.riveron-mato@students.mq.edu.auRobert Harcourt
Jorge Rodriguez MonterPhDBiodiversity of marine flatworms in southeastern Australiarodriguez-monter.jorge@students.mq.edu.auJane Williamson
Anindita RoyPhDHistoric and Future Responses of Migratory Birds to Climate Changeanindita.roy@students.mq.edu.auLinda Beaumont
Mohammad Zaidur Rahman SabujMResLearning to find a gap: Navigational problem solving in nocturnal bull antsmohammad-zaidur-rahman.sabu@students.mq.edu.auKenneth Cheng
Shannon SamuelMResA conservation perspective to personality in the sun bearshannon.samuel1@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Sajida SaqiraPhDThe ecological effects of multiple stressors in freshwater ecosystems.sajida.saqira@students.mq.edu.auGrant Hose
Rachel SelfPhDDeveloping Botrytis Cinerea as a potent Non-GM Enzyme Produce for the Removal of Haze-Forming Proteins under Normal Winemaking Conditionsrachel.self@students.mq.edu.auMichael Gillings
Anthony SewardMResBenthic visual ecologyanthony.seward@students.mq.edu.auNathan Hart
Mohammad ShadmanyPhDPrevalence and Predictors of Polyandry and Paternityjason.shadmany@students.mq.edu.auPhillip Taylor
Angela SimmsMResReviewing the conservation status and ecology of endemic Sulawesi chelonianangela.simms@students.mq.edu.auSimon Clulow
Amy SmartMResSeed predation by insects and parrots in Antarctic Beech (Nothofagus moore) Rainforestamy.smart@students.mq.edu.auIan Wright
Sabira SultanaPhDImpact of climate change on mangrove ecosystem and its relation to faunal distributionsabira.sultana@students.mq.edu.auLinda Beaumont
Birgit SzaboPhDDoes sociality affect cognitive ability in lizards? Learning and behavioural flexibility in Australian skinksbirgit.szabo@students.mq.edu.auMartin Whiting
The Anh ThanMResFunctional significance of the social environment during developmentanh.than-the@students.mq.edu.auFleur Ponton
Jessica ThompsonPhDGenetic Solution of Dilution: Can Selective Breeding Future-Proof Oystersjessica.thompson2@students.mq.edu.auAdam Stow
Amy TimsPhDMacroecology and Conservation Biology of Australian Freshwater Fishes: A Big Data;;Approachamy.tims@students.mq.edu.auJohn Alroy
Damaris Torres-PullizaPhDA multi-scale analytical approach to assess storm-induced ecological change on coral reefsdamaris.torres-pulliza@students.mq.edu.auMatthew Kosnik
Louise TosettoPhDGoatfish as Drivers of Community Assembly: understanding the effects of human disturbance on behaviour & community structure.louise.tosetto@students.mq.edu.auJane Williamson
Aniko TothPhDQuantifying patterns and processes of community assembly with co-occurrence analysisaniko.toth@students.mq.edu.auJohn Alroy
Julia Tovar VerbaPhDMarine spatial planning in a large scale applying integrated approachesjulia.verba@students.mq.edu.auAdam Stow
Larissa TrompfPhDPersonality and sociality in zebra fincheslarissa.trompf@students.mq.edu.auSimon Griffith
Isabelle van der OuderaaPhDLandscapes of facilitationisabelle.van-der-ouderaa@students.mq.edu.auMelanie Bishop
Yuri Viera NiellaPhDBioecology and movements of the bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas) on the coast of New South Walesyuri.niella@students.mq.edu.auRobert Harcourt
Annabelle WallMResTemporal and spatial trends of scarred whales off the U.S. West-Coastannabelle.wall@students.mq.edu.auRobert Harcourt
Glen WilkinsPhDThe prospective role of somatic gene differentiation in invertebrate immunityglen.wilkins@students.mq.edu.auMichael Gillings
Zoe WyllieMResPalaeoecology and geology of the Devonian Canowindra Fauna, NSWzoe.wyllie@students.mq.edu.auGlenn Brock
Sonu YadavPhDLandscape genomics of grasshopper pests in Australiasonu.yadav@students.mq.edu.auRachael Dudaniec
Chuanji YongMResRange Expansion Processes and Constraints that Drive Evolutionary Adaptationchuanji.yong@students.mq.edu.auRachael Dudaniec
Kyle ZawadaPhDA trait-based approach to coral community ecologykyle.zawada@students.mq.edu.auJoshua Madin

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