• Source: Scopus
  • Calculated based on no. of publications stored in Pure and citations from Scopus
20072020

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Biography

Vivian started her marine science career in Sydney, where she received a BSc in Microbiology (Hons) and Marine Biology at the University of NSW. In 2006, she commenced a PhD at James Cook University exploring the establishment and development of the symbiosis between corals and their algal symbionts, including whether elevated temperatures alter establishment patterns. Vivian continued her research on corals as a National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Researcher at California State University, Northridge. Here, she investigated how rising temperatures and ocean acidification affect the physiology of the early life stages of corals. She continued her career as a Research Associate in the ARC CoE for Coral Reef Studies in Townsville, where she worked on coral systematics, reproductive biology, larval ecology and symbiosis. Vivian commenced her postdoctoral position at Macquarie University in late April 2015, working with Melanie Bishop, David Raftos and Wayne O’Conner. Working on Sydney rock oysters, she is exploring whether genes associated with stress resistance and fast growth in selectively-bred farmed oysters are flowing into wild oyster populations, and how this potentially changes the structure and function of wild oysters. 

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics where Vivian Cumbo is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 2 Similar Profiles

Network

Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.