Dept of Ecosystem Management Telephone: (067) 73 3001
University of New England Fax: (067) 73 2769
ARMIDALE. NSW. 2351 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE OF BIRTH:
20 March, 1962, Brisbane Qld.
B.Sc. (zoology), Dip. Comp., M.Sc. (qual.), PhD. (zoology)
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Qld.
Ron Kenny Prize, Australian Marine Science Association, 1987.
The Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Ethel Mary Read Award 1989.
Hawaiian Malacological Society Award, 1988.
Hawaiian Malacological Society Award, 1989.
The Keith Sutherland Award (The Australian Museum), 1988.
The Keith Sutherland Award (The Australian Museum), 1989.
The Australian Museum Research Fellow Award, 1989.
Hon. Fellow, Australian Institute of Biologists, 1993.
UNESCO Visiting Fellow to ANU 1996-97.
1996 - University of New England
1990-1996 Australian Nature Conservation Agency, Canberra ACT
1987-1989 University of Queensland, Brisbane Qld
1983-1987 Australian Institute of Marine Science,
RESEARCH EXPERIENCE AND INTERESTS:
Coastal and Marine: Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM); marine and coastal protected areas (MACPAs), and biosphere reserves, conservationin small island states; seascape ecology, marine environmental and resource policy, Integrated planning across coastal-marine interface (bioregional approaches); tropical marine benthic ecology; systematics, phylogeny, biogeography and chemo-ecology of phyllidiid nudibranchs.
Landscape ecology and conservation biology, regional conservation
reserve systems planning and management; natural resource policy,
development of public policy for management of natural resources
and conservation of biodiversity; development of public-private
collaborative approaches to sustainable resource management; ecologically
restorative industries; sustainable land use and management, and
integration of conservation and sustainable resource use and management
(Ecologically Sustainable Development - ESD) ; Bioregional planning and management;
UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Program; environmental
policy and ethics; institutional impediments to ecosystem management;
facilitation of institutional and social transformations for sustainability.
Senior Lecturer, teaches Natural Resource Policy and Administration.
FUNDING AND MANAGEMENT:
Set up National Reserves System Program ($16m)
Facilitated public-private funding for Bookmark
Biosphere Reserve Project (>$1.5m).
Currently visiting UNESCO Fellow to ANU
Chair, Science Network, UNESCO National Commission
UNESCO Biosphere Reserves Working Group
Natural Areas Association (USA)
IUCN SSC Restoration Specialists Group
Nature and Society Forum
Coast and Wetlands Society
Australian Marine Science Association
The Malacological Society, London.
> 30 scientific papers, one monograph, several popular science articles, book in preparation with University of Chicago Press, several government reports, reviews and briefing papers of various size/content, 2 Federal Parliamentary Inquiry reports