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Head of School

    m turnbull

Prof Matthew Turnbull
Head of School
Plant Physiological Ecology
UC Teaching Award 2013
Tel: +64 3 369 5153 or Ext. 95153

   

Administrative Staff

   

Lyn de Groot
School Administrator
Room: 220
Tel: +64 3 369 5485 or Ext. 95485

Nicki Judson
Administrative Assistant
Room: 219
Tel: +64 3 369 5078 or Ext. 95078

   

Penny Moore
Administrative Assistant
Room: 219
Tel: +64 3 369 5077 or Ext. 95077

 

Teaching Staff

   

Prof Jim Briskie
Behavioural Ecology
Room: 435 Ext. 95138

leung

Assoc Prof David Leung
Biotechnology
Room: 632 Ext. 95184

    Elissa Cameron

Dr Elissa Cameron
Animal Physiology
Room: 234 Ext. 95596

marsden

Prof Islay Marsden
Marine Biology
Room: 232 Ext. 95185

    chapman

Assoc Prof Hazel Chapman
Evolutionary Ecology
Room: 335 Ext. 95140

AngusMcIntosh

Prof Angus McIntosh
Mackenzie Foundation Chair in Freshwater Ecology
National Tertiary Teaching Excellence Award 2007
UC Teaching Award 2006
Room: 226 Ext. 95186

    davison

Prof Bill Davison
Fish Physiology
UC Teaching Award 2008
Room: 228 Ext. 95170

Dr Ximena Nelson

Assoc Prof Ximena Nelson
Animal Behaviour
Room: 336 Ext. 95198

     

Prof Ian Dickie
Microbial Ecology
Room: 320
Arriving June 2017

 

Dr Amy Osborne
Genomics
Room: 522
Arriving July 2017

    ren-web

Assoc Prof Renwick Dobson
Biochemistry
Room: 620 Ext. 95145

Dr Pieter Pelser

Dr Pieter Pelser
Plant Systematics and
Director of UC Herbarium
UC Diversity Champion
Room: 530 Ext. 95228

    Dr Paul Gardiner

Assoc Prof Paul Gardner
Bioinformatics
Rutherford Discovery Fellow 2010-2015
Room: 520 Ext. 6742

JohnPirker

Dr John Pirker
Marine Ecology
Room: 236 Ext. 95201

    garrill

Assoc Prof Ashley Garrill
Biochemistry
Room: 634 Ext. 95173

Dr Remus-Emsermann

Dr Mitja Remus-Emsermann
Microbiology
Room: 538 Ext. 95351

    gieseg

Assoc Prof Steven Gieseg
Free Radical Biochemistry
Room: 424 Ext. 95599

DavidSchiel

Distinguished Prof David Schiel
Marine Ecology
Room: 245 Ext. 95205

    Dr Sharyn Goldstien

Dr Sharyn Goldstien
Marine Ecology
UC Teaching Award 2015
Room: 233 Ext. 95134

Dr Tammy Steeves

Dr Tammy Steeves
Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics
UC Teaching Award 2011
Room: 533 Ext. 95378

    Marie Hale

Dr Marie Hale
Population and Conservation Genetics
Room: 537 Ext. 95175

 

Dr Matthew Stott
Microbiology
Room: 532
Arriving July 2017

    Jon Harding

Prof Jon Harding
Stream Biology
National Tertiary Teaching Excellence Award 2011
UC Teaching Award 2004
Room: 333 Ext. 95135

Dr Daniel Stouffer

Assoc Prof Daniel Stouffer
Complex Systems Ecology
Rutherford Discovery Fellow 2013-2018
Room: 518 Ext. 6729

     

Prof Jack Heinemann
Genetics
UC Teaching Innovation Award 2015
Room: 534 Ext. 94358

m turnbull

Prof Matthew Turnbull
Plant Physiological Ecology
Head of School
UC Teaching Award 2013
Tel: +64 3 369 5153

    jameson

Prof Paula Jameson
Plant Biology
Room: 531 Ext. 95181

jasont

Prof Jason Tylianakis
Terrestrial Ecology
Rutherford Discovery Fellow 2010-2015
UC Teaching Award 2010
Room 330 Ext. 95379

    kelly

Prof Dave Kelly
Ecology
UC Research Medal 2013; UC Teaching Award 2011; UCSA Postgraduate Supervisor of the Year 2006

Room: 339 Ext. 95182

Helen Warburton

Dr Helen Warburton
Freshwater Ecology
Room 331 Ext. 95212

     

 

   

Contract Teaching Staff

    Dr Dorien Coray

Dr Dorien Coray
Cell Biology and Microbiology Lecturer
Room: 535

 

Dr Daniela Remus
Biochemistry Lecturer
Room: 615

    grant

Dr F. Grant Pearce
Biochemistry Lecturer
Room: 624 Ext. 95199

   

Technical Staff

   

Mr Renny Bishop
Field and Marine Services, Aquarium.
Ext. 95595

Jon Hill

Jon Hill
Animal Physiology
Ext. 95178

   

Mr Dave Conder
Glasshouses, Vehicles.
Ext. 95141

 

Mrs Angela Langrish
Purchasing
Ext. 92103

    jdavis

John Davis
Network Administrator
Room 638 Chemistry Dept,
DDI: +64 3 369 4080 (Internal 94080)

Mrs Nicole Lauren-Manuera
Technical Manager, Compliance Officer, Finance. Ext. 95160

    Tom Davison

Mr Tom Davison
Central Washing Area, Autoclave
Ext. 3042

Mrs Jan McKenzie
Marine Ecology, Microscopy,
School Liaison.
Room 231, 021 0710 530

    Nick Etheridge

Mr Nick Etheridge
Metalwork, Plastics and Woodwork, Mechanical Servicing. Ext. 95146

Katrina Melief

Miss Katrina Melief
Central Washing Area, Autoclave
Ext. 95188

    Thomas Evans

Mr Thomas Evans
Genetics
Ext. 95147

Ms Linda Morris
Freshwater Ecology, Cell Biology, Technical Teaching Coordinator.
Room 318, Ext. 95196

    cgalilee

Mrs Claire Galilee
Undergrad Teaching, DNA sequencer
Room 317, Ext. 95149

Kim Roberts

Ms Kim Roberts
Terrestrial Ecology
Room 318, Ext. 95202

    craigg

Mr Craig Galilee
Microbiology
Room 517, Ext. 95150

Mr Matt Walters
Science Communication, Photography and Web. Ext. 95211

    reijel

Ms Reijel Gardiner
Plant Morphology, Herbarium, Taxonomy, Phycology, Animal Collections. Ext. 95172

alan

Mr Alan Woods
Electrical and Electronics (Room 145) Ext. 95223

    jackieh

Mrs Jackie Healy
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry Suite
Ext. Office 8119 / Lab 7797

 

 

Postdoctoral Fellows

     

Dr Paula Casanovas
Tylianakis Lab Group
Understanding rapid evolutionary processes in biological control system in New Zealand pastures
Room 315 Ext. 95415

 

Dr Andrew Letten
Stouffer Lab Group
Complex systems ecology
Room 524 Ext. TBA

     

Dr Matthias Dehling
Stouffer Lab Group
Complex systems ecology
Room 524 Ext. 95143

 

Dr Johanna Yletyinen
Tylianakis Lab Group
Tipping points in social-ecological systems
Room 315 Ext. 95367

    Catherine Febria

Dr Catherine Febria
Freshwater Ecology Research Group
Investigating the structure and function of freshwater ecosystems
Room 334 Ext. 95148

 

 

BIC - Postdoctoral Fellows

    jen

Jennifer Crowther
Biochemistry
Room 615 Ext. 95266

rachel

Dr Rachel North
Biochemistry
Room 615 Ext. 92092

Research Staff

    Dr Julie Barcelona

Dr Julie Barcelona Personal blog
Research Associate
Adjunct Fellow
Ext. 45605

 

Stacie Lilley
Research Assistant
Marine Ecology Research Group
Ext. 94739

    Dr Fiona Cross

Dr Fiona Cross
Animal Cognition
Ext. 6576

Aynsley Macnab
Research Assistant
Spider Lab
Ext. 94741

     

Hayley Devlin
Research Assistant
Freshwater Ecology
Ext. 95144

Dr Esme Robinson

Dr Esme Robinson
Fish Physiology
Ext. 95203

    Shawn Gerrity

Shawn Gerrity
Research Technician
Marine Ecology Research Group
Ext. 95174

Dr Patrice Rosengrave

Dr Patrice Rosengrave
Evolutionary Biology and Behavioural Ecology
Ext. 6576

    Hickford

Dr Mike Hickford
Research Associate
Marine Ecology
Ext. 95177

Song

Dr Jason Song
Plant Physiology

    Kristy Hogsden

Dr Kristy Hogsden
Freshwater Ecology Research Group
Room 334 Ext. 95179

Russell

Mr Russell Taylor
Project Manager
Tonga Initiative
Ext. 95336

    Brigitta Kurenbach

Dr Brigitta Kurenbach
Biosafety
Ext. 95183

webthomsen

Dr Mads Thomsen
Research Associate
Marine Ecology
Ext. 95208

Callaghan Innovation Staff

    Dr Antonia Miller

Dr Antonia Miller
Senior Research Scientist / Business Development Manager
Room 616 Ext 95195

Dr Craig van Dolleweerd

Dr Craig van Dolleweerd
Research Scientist
Room 616 Ext 95210

    Dr Andrew Muscroft-Taylor

Dr Andrew Muscroft-Taylor
Team Leader
Room 626 Ext.95197

dion

Mr Dion Thompson
Research Scientist
Room 616 Ext.95207

    Dr Campbell Sheen

Dr Campbell Sheen
Research Scientist
Room 616 Ex.95206

   

Adjunct Staff

    broady

Dr Paul Broady
Adjunct Senior Fellow
UC Teaching Award 2002

Richard

Prof Richard N. Holdaway
Adjunct Professor

    Dr Eckehard G. Brockerhoff

Dr Eckehard Brockerhoff
Adjunct Associate Professor

 

Prof Clive Howard-Williams
Adjunct Professor

     

Assoc Prof. John Clemens
Adjunct Associate Professor

 

Mr Alistair Jerrett
Senior Fellow

    Assoc Prof Tony Cole

Assoc Prof Tony Cole
Mycology
Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr Melanie Massaro

Dr Melanie Massaro
Adjunct Fellow

    Dr David Collings

Assoc Prof David Collings
Adjunct Associate Professor
Plant Cell Biology

  Professor Joel Rothman
Adjunct Professor
   

Assoc Prof Larry Field
Invertebrate Behaviour

Dr Arvind Varsani

Dr Arvind Varsani
Adjunct Fellow
Virology

    gerrard15

Prof Juliet Gerrard
Biochemistry
Adjunct Professor
National Tertiary Teaching Excellence Award 2004
UC Teaching Award 2003

 

Prof David Wardle
Adjunct Professor

    glover

Dr Chris Glover
Adjunct Senior Fellow

 

Prof Scott Wissinger
Freshwater Ecology

      Dr Will Godsoe
Adjunct Fellow
  Dr Debra Wotton
Adjunct Fellow
     

Dr Roddy Hale
Adjunct Fellow

 

 

Retired Academic Staff

     

Dr Colin Burrows
Tribute for Colin

Assoc Prof Khris Mahanty

Assoc Prof Khris Mahanty
Genetics

    Brian Butterfield

Emeritus Prof Brian Butterfield
Forest Biotechnology

DruMason

Dr Drusilla Mason
Cell Biology

     

Assoc Prof Brian Fineran
Plant Histology

Frank Sin

Assoc Prof Frank Sin
Genetics

    malcolm

Assoc Prof Malcolm Forster
Physiology

harry taylor

Assoc Prof Harry Taylor
Invertebrate Physiology

greenfield

Assoc Prof Laurie Greenfield
Microbiology

ward Dr Josephine Ward
Plant Taxonomy/Evolution
     

Mr Peter Johns
Entomology

 

Assoc Prof John Walker
Biochemistry

     

Emeritus Prof John Lovis
Paleobotany

 

Emeritus Prof Mike Winterbourn
Freshwater Ecology

    Mclay

Assoc Prof Colin McLay
Marine Biology

jackson Emeritus Prof Robert Jackson
Animal Behaviour
UC Research Medal 2004; Royal Society James Cook Research Fellow 2004
Room: 433 Ext. 95180

Visitors

     

Professor Stephen Hawkins
Visiting Erskine Fellow
Ocean & Earth Science,
National Oceanography Centre
University of Southhampton
26 August - 26 November 2017
Host: David Schiel

 

Professor Tom Laue
Visiting Erskine Fellow
College of Life Sciences & Agriculture
University of New Hamshire
5 September - 25 October 2017
Host: Ren Dobson

     

Dr James Murphy
Visiting Erskine Fellow
Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
VIC, Australia
1 - 20 October 2017
Host: Ashley Garrill

 

Dr Guadalupe Peralta
Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow
Ecological Interactions Lab
Instituto Argentino de Investigaciones
de las Zonas Áridas
Mendoza, Argentina
5 December 2016 - 31 August 2017
Host: Daniel Stouffer

     

Rhian Taylor
Visiting Intern
University of Wales, UK
15 August 2016 - 15 August 2017
Host: Islay Marsden

 

Prof. Dr. Bart Kempenaers
Max Planck Institute for Ornithology