Lesley Hughes

Professor

  • 10667 Citations
  • 40 h-Index
1990 …2019
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Projects 2006 2019

Research Outputs 1990 2019

Climate readiness of recovery plans for threatened Australian species

Hoeppner, J. M. & Hughes, L., 1 Jun 2019, In : Conservation Biology. 33, 3, p. 534-542 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

recovery plan
climate change
climate
threatened species
flora

Improving engagement in an early career academic setting: can existing models guide early career academic support strategies?

Crome, E., Meyer, L., Bosanquet, A. & Hughes, L., 7 Jun 2019, In : Higher Education Research and Development. 38, 4, p. 717-732 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

academic career
reward
autonomy
career
commitment

The Rocky Hill decision: a watershed for climate change action?

Hughes, L., 2019, In : Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law. 37, 3, p. 341-351 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Watersheds
Climate change
climate change
Coal mines
coal

Reflections on a seminal paper in conservation biology: the legacy of Peters and Darling (1985)

Hughes, L., 2018, In : Pacific Conservation Biology. 24, 3, p. 267-270 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

vulnerability
species concept
community ecology
extinction risk
greenhouse effect

Response of extrafloral nectar production to elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide

Fabian, B., Atwell, B. J. & Hughes, L., 2018, In : Australian Journal of Botany. 66, 7, p. 479-488 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

nectar secretion
nectar
carbon dioxide
nutrient balance
leaves

Prizes

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

Faculty of Science and Engineering Award for Excellence in Research

Michelle Leishman (Recipient), Lesley Hughes (Recipient), Victoria Graham (Recipient), Linda Beaumont (Recipient), Melanie Bishop (Recipient), Rachael Gallagher (Recipient), Nola Hancock (Recipient), Kerrie Tomkins (Recipient), Hsing-Chung Chang (Recipient), Emilie-Jane Ens (Recipient), Leigh Staas (Recipient) & Timothy Ralph (Recipient), 24 Nov 2017

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honors and awards
weeds

Macquarie University Academic Staff Award for Excellence in Research, Highly Commended

Lesley Hughes (Recipient), Michelle Leishman (Recipient), Linda Beaumont (Recipient), Melanie Bishop (Recipient), Rachael Gallagher (Recipient), Nola Hancock (Recipient), Kerrie Tomkins (Recipient), Hsing-Chung Chang (Recipient), Emilie-Jane Ens (Recipient), Timothy Ralph (Recipient) & Victoria Graham (Recipient), 1 Nov 2017

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