Department of Biological Sciences

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Macropodidae Medicine & Life Sciences
Ecosystem Medicine & Life Sciences
Marsupialia Medicine & Life Sciences
climate change Earth & Environmental Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
leaves Agriculture & Biology
Formicidae Agriculture & Biology
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences

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Vanessa Adams

Person: Honorary academic

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Drew Allen

Person: Teaching and research


Projects 2006 2024

Research Output 1963 2019

A check list and population trends of invasive amphibians and reptiles in Taiwan

Lee, K-H., Chen, T-H., Shang, G., Clulow, S., Yang, Y-J. & Lin, S-M., 11 Mar 2019, In : ZooKeys. 829, p. 85-130 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

A comparison of honeybee (Apis mellifera) queen, worker and drone larvae by RNA-Seq

He, X. J., Jiang, W. J., Zhou, M., Barron, A. B. & Zeng, Z. J., Jun 2019, In : Insect Science. 26, 3, p. 499-509 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

drones (insects)
queen insects

After decades of stressor research in urban estuarine ecosystems the focus is still on single stressors: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis

O'Brien, A. L., Dafforn, K. A., Chariton, A. A., Johnston, E. L. & Mayer-Pinto, M., 13 Feb 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

urban ecosystem
estuarine ecosystem
Aquatic ecosystems


decision making

2017 BHERT Award for Outstanding Collaboration for National (non-economic) Benefit

Lesley Hughes (Recipient), Michelle Leishman (Recipient), Rachael Gallagher (Recipient), Nola Hancock (Recipient), Linda Beaumont (Recipient), Leigh Staas (Recipient), Victoria Graham (Recipient), Timothy Ralph (Recipient), Hsing-Chung Chang (Recipient), Kerrie Tomkins (Recipient), Emilie-Jane Ens (Recipient) & Melanie Bishop (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Honorary award

Australian Award for University Teaching

Andrew Barron (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Honorary award

university teaching

Activities 2005 2018

Stingray Sociality: Despots and subsidiaries

Joni Pini-Fitzsimmons (Speaker)
Jan 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

SE QLD Aquatic Telemetry Workshop

Fabrice Jaine (Participant)
19 Feb 201820 Feb 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipating in a conference, workshop, ...

Re-use and Evolvability Workshop

Andrew Barron (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Press / Media

Fearmongering is scary, not genetic technologies themselves

Kate Lynch


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Is It Possible to Predict the Next Pandemic?

Jemma Geoghegan


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment