Truncated C.V.

Aquatic Scientist
Melbourne Water

Research Associate
Water Studies Centre, Monash UniversityLecturer- Aquatic Biology, Wetland Management
RMIT, Department of Applied and Environmental Sciences

WaterWatch Coordinator
Merri Creek Management Committee

Environmental consultant
Australian Water Technologies

Demonstrator – biology 
Monash University

Aquatic scientist 
Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Aquatic scientist 
State Water Laboratory

Laboratory Assistant
Insectarium of Sechenov’s Institute of Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry, St. Petersburg, Russia

Selected publications

Gooderham, J. and Tsyrlin E (2002) “The Waterbug Book: A Photographic Guide to the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates of Temperate Australia.” CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood

E. Tsyrlin. A key to Victorian nymphs of Leptoperla (Plecoptera: Gripopterygidae).  Identification guide No 38.  Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology 2001.

E.Tsyrlin, I.C.Campbell (2002) Colonisation of wood by invertebrates in Australian upland streams: differences between pools and riffles. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 28: 1066-1069

Gooderham, J. and Tsyrlin, E. (2000) “Little River Beasties” GEO Australasia March-May 2000, 22(1):75-80


The Eureka Award (2003) – the Reid New Holland Eureka Book Prize for The Waterbug Book with John Gooderham

The Whitley Medal (2003) – The Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales for The Waterbug Book with John Gooderham