I am currently a PhD candidate at UNSW Sydney in the Evolution and Ecology Research Centre (EERC) where my research focuses on the rapid evolution of introduced plants. A copy of my full CV is available here.

Recent highlights / news:

Winner of the prize for Outreach and Communication in Evolution and Ecology at the EERC annual awards (March 2018).

Winner of the 3-minute Thesis Competition at the Postgraduate Research Forum run by the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Nov 2017).

Previous studies:

  • MSc course and thesis in Conservation Biology (HE Joosub award for top student)
  • BSc (Hons) Zoology (Wayne Rendell award for top student)

Previous roles:

  • Environmental Scientist – Sinclair Knight Merz, Sydney
  • National Survey Co-ordinator – The Bat Conservation Trust, London
  • Molecular Systematics Research Officer – Royal Botanic Gardens, London
  • Biological Control Research Officer – Zoology Dept, University of Cape Town


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