Batchelor of science majoring in zoology
Utas – 1997 to 1999
Honours in Zoology
Dytiscid beetle biogeography and habitat preferences
Utas based consultancy Freshwater Systems-2001 to 2011.
-Stable isotope analysis.
-Invertebrate diet and food web studies
Entura, Hydro Tasmania consultancy – 2005 to 2011
-QAQC macroinvertebrate Ids from NSW and Tasmania
-Species ID threatened isopods Great Lake
Hamish Saunders trust scientific expedition 2010, Terrestrial and aquatic invertebrate survey.
Other work for government agencies including
-Bird and eagle nest surveys
-Platypus trapping and wrangling for film crews
-Venomous snake capture and relocation
Taxidermy preparation for government and private wildlife interpretation projects, as well as for the Tasmanian Museum and Art gallery.
The Freshwater fauna, and Terrestrial Invertebrates, in: Inner Sister Island Scientific Expedition 2010. Hamish Saunders Memorial Trust, New Zeland and Biodiversity Conservation branch DPIPWE Hobart. Nature Conservation Report Series