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Professor Pierre Horwitz

Professor

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 5558, Email: p.horwitz@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO19.333
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 5558
Facsimile: +61 8 9400 5509
Email: p.horwitz@ecu.edu.au
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO19.333  

 

Pierre is a Professor in the School of Science.

Current Teaching

  • Case Studies in Science
  • Catchment Health and Management
  • Water and Wetlands Management
  • Sustainable Water Resource Management
  • Current Issues in Natural Sciences (postgraduate unit)
  • Research Methods (Faculty-wide unit)
  • Honours and Postgraduate (Research) Coordinator

Background

  • 2011: Professor, Edith Cowan University
  • 2002-2011: Associate Professor, Edith Cowan University
  • 1995-2001: Senior Lecturer, Edith Cowan University
  • 1992-1994: Lecturer, Edith Cowan University
  • 1987-1991: Lecturer, University of Tasmania

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Australian Society for Limnology (1983-)
  • Member Ecological Society of Australia (1995-)
  • Member National Tertiary Education Union (1992-)
  • Member International Association for Ecology & Health (2003-)
  • Member Bush Heritage Australia (1998-)
  • Member, Royal Society of Western Australia (1987-)
  • Member of the International Association of Astacology (1987-)

Awards and Recognition

Other

  • Founding Co-Editor, EcoHealth journal (ISI-listed)
  • Has held senior positions in the Australian Society for Limnology (ASL; including as its President for a two year term 1999-2001); in Bush Heritage Australia Inc., a philanthropic organisation; in the International Association for Ecology and Health (elected as the founding Vice-President in 2006 and served for four years); and as a Founding Director of the Blackwood River Foundation.
  • Appointed as theme coordinator (Wetlands and Human Health) for the Ramsar International Convention on Wetlands’ Scientific and Technical Review Panel for the 2009-2012 triennium, and has been selected for participation in other international scientific missions.
  • Dr Horwitz has also been recognised for excellence in postgraduate supervision, and has examined 16 PhD theses in the last 12 years.

Research Areas and Interests

  • Aquatic Ecology and Management
  • Health and Ecology; Ecosystem Health
  • Water and wetlands management
  • The formation, degradation and management of organic rich soils; the effects of fire regimes on soil and water quality
  • Taxonomy, biogeography and conservation status of aquatic invertebrates.
  • The effects of forestry, fire, agriculture and urbanisation on aquatic faunas and aquatic processes
  • Developing general indicators for the relationships between human health, community vitality and biophysical conditions of the environment
  • Developing community participation and involvement in aquatic environmental issues, natural resource management issues
  • Using narratives for landscape restoration and community capacity building in rural and regional areas

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Tasmania, 1986.
  • Bachelor of Science Honours, The University of Western Australia, 1980.

Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Locating loss from climate change in everyday places,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Discovery Projects,  2018 - 2022,  $209,656.
  • Securing health in Fiji through strengthened health systems and integrated water management to tackle the Three Plagues: typhoid, dengue and leptospirosis.,  National Health and Medical Research Council,  DFAT - Stronger Systems For Health Security Call,  2018 - 2022,  $375,179.
  • Development of non-lethal methods to assess stress and reproductive status of the hairy marron, Cherax tenuimanus: a critically endangered freshwater crayfish.,  Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development,  Grant,  2017 - 2019,  $14,250.
  • Environmental monitoring and investigations for the Gnangara and Jandakot Mounds – Gnangara wetland macroinvertebrate and water quality monitoring,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Tender,  2018 - 2019,  $23,748.
  • Environmental Monitoring and Investigations for the Gnangara Mound - Macroinvertebrate and Water Quality Monitoring,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Tender,  2017 - 2018,  $22,441.
  • A collaborative national and international interdisciplinary research agenda to investigate the development, application and governance of pesticides.,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Collaboration Enhancement Scheme - 2017 Round 1,  2017 - 2018,  $10,000.
  • Research the Modes of forest-based poverty alleviation of the farmer live in the Northeast of Vietnam,  Vietnam International Education Development of the Ministry of Education and Training,  VIED - Scholarship,  2015 - 2018,  $60,000.
  • Enhancing research collaborations at the nexus of ecology and human health,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Collaboration Enhancement Scheme - 2017 Round 1,  2017 - 2018,  $6,270.
  • Environmental Monitoring and Investigations for the Gnangara Mound - Macroinvertebrate and Water Quality Monitoring,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Tender,  2016 - 2017,  $20,875.
  • Designing water quality monitoring protocols in catchments after severe wildfires: the 2016 Harvey River Basin case study. ,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Scheme - 2016 Open Round,  2016 - 2017,  $708,000.
  • The impact of nutrient load on Ostracoda (Crustacea) diversity in Perth lakes and wetlands (WA).,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2015 (Round 1),  2015 - 2016,  $97,601.
  • Quantification of the Biodiversity of the Lake MacLeod Northern Ponds,  Dampier Salt Limited Perth Division,  Grant-Dampsalt,  2010 - 2016,  $433,711.
  • Environmental Monitoring and Investigations for the Gnangara and Jandakot Mounds - Macroinvertebrate and Water Quality Monitoring,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Tender,  2013 - 2016,  $104,881.
  • Macroinvertebrates of the Chittering Lake,  Chittering Valley Land Conservation District Committee,  Grant,  2016,  $9,780.
  • Dampier Salts sites and ponds and their importance for migratory and other shorebirds,  Dampier Salt Limited Perth Division,  Grant-Dampsalt,  2010 - 2015,  $394,997.
  • Foundational aspects for a research consortium on health, water and landscapes: a database and a learning network,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Development Grant,  2013 - 2015,  $80,624.
  • Rottnest Island Salt Lakes – Feasibility of a Ramsar Site Nomination,  Rottnest Island Authority,  Grant,  2013 - 2014,  $5,000.
  • Management of Brine Disposal into Inland Ecosystems,  National Centre of Excellence in Desalination,  NCED - Funding Rounds,  2011 - 2014,  $1,089,433.
  • Project 4.1 - Wetland Macroinvertebrates and Water Quality (Gnangara Mound),  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2008 - 2013,  $184,031.
  • The Social Ecology of Ningaloo Tourism,  Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO),  Ningaloo Cluster Project Scholarship,  2008 - 2013,  $75,000.
  • Adapting to climate change: a risk assessment and decision framework for managing groundwater dependent ecosystems with declining water levels,  National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility,  National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF),  2012 - 2013,  $85,180.
  • A Cultural Geography of the Leschenault Estuary: A social values study,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2012 (Round 1),  2012 - 2013,  $93,515.
  • Useability Index for the Swan Canning Riverpark,  Swan River Trust,  Grant,  2010 - 2011,  $60,000.
  • Characterisation of Fish Usage of Yarragadee Discharge Based on Water Chemistry,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2007 - 2011,  $18,883.
  • Data Audit and Research Framework for the Northern Ponds of Lake MacLeod,  Dampier Salt Limited Perth Division,  Grant-Dampsalt,  2009 - 2010,  $25,000.
  • Ecosystem Services and Productive Base in the Murray Darling Basin,  Murray Darling Freshwater Research Centre,  Grant,  2009 - 2010,  $10,000.
  • STCRC - Sustainable Resources Research Fellow,  CRC Centre for Sustainable Tourism,  Fellowship,  2008 - 2010,  $185,096.
  • Surface and Interstitial Invertebrate Communities in Tributraties of the Blackwood River Receiving Discharge From the Leederville Aquifer,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $21,212.
  • Evaluation of Training Techniques in Systems Thinking,  Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO),  CSIRO - Grant,  2009,  $3,000.
  • Surface and Interstitial Invertebrate Communities in Ephemeral Tributaries of the Blackwood River in the Region of the Yarragadee Aquifer Discharge Zone ,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $15,858.
  • Wetland Macroinvertebrates and Water Quality (Northeast Gnangara Mound),  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $14,375.
  • Australian Tourism in a Water Constrained Economy: Scoping Study - Research Agenda,  La Trobe University,  CRC - Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $15,000.
  • Surface and Interstitial Invertebrate Communities in in and Near Spearwood Creek, a Tributary of the Lower Blackwood River,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $18,534.
  • Drafting Chapter for Gnangara Sustainability Strategy,  Department of Environment and Conservation WA,  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $8,900.
  • An investigation of aquatic macro invertebrate occurrence and water quality at Lake Chandala (2009),  Department of Environment and Conservation WA,  Grant,  2009,  $6,494.
  • Environmental Monitoring and Investigations for Gnangara Mound - Wetland Macroinvertebrate Monitoring,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $42,847.
  • Field studies into the reproduction biology and conservation requirements of Hairy Marron in the South West DEC region,  Department of Environment and Conservation WA,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $13,100.
  • Assessment of Wetland Invertebrate & Fish Biodiversity for the Gnangara Sustainability Study,  Department of Environment and Conservation WA,  Grant,  2008,  $23,715.
  • Environmental water requirements of priority water resources in the South Coastal Region,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2006 - 2008,  $72,321.
  • Fish migration patterns in the Blackwood River,  Murdoch University,  Grant,  2005 - 2008,  $59,992.
  • Study of migration patterns, habitat and water requirements of fish and invertebrates in the Blackwood River,  Murdoch University,  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $85,552.
  • Impact of Disturbed Acid Sulphate Soils on Freshwater Ecosystems, Western Australia,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2007 - 2008,  $167,019.
  • Fire management implications for the wetlands on the Swan Coastal Plain,  Fire and Emergency Services Authority of WA,  Grant,  2006 - 2008,  $58,850.
  • Field studies into the biology and conservation requirements of Engaewa species in the South West and Warren DEC regions,  Department of Environment and Conservation WA,  Grant,  2006 - 2008,  $37,500.
  • Fire, organic soils and acidification,  Fire and Emergency Services Authority of WA,  Grant,  2006 - 2008,  $75,000.
  • Stygofauna research monitoring,  Natural Resource Services Pty Ltd,  Grant,  2004 - 2008,  $16,800.
  • Biological assessment of the Milyeannup Heritage Site,  Bush Heritage Australia,  Grant,  2007,  $4,500.
  • Gnangara Mound Monitoring - macroinvertebrates,  Water and Rivers Commission WA,  Grant,  2000 - 2007,  $225,757.
  • Assisting recovery actions for Margaret River Marron,  South West Catchment Council,  Grant,  2006 - 2007,  $23,400.
  • A Participatory Approach to Understanding and Monitoring Soil Health,  Agriculture WA,  Grant,  2006 - 2007,  $2,500.
  • Fish and crayfish migrations of the Blackwood River: Influence of surface and groundwater,  Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (WA),  Grant,  2007,  $34,716.
  • Vulnerability of organic soils to fire,  Department of Conservation and Land Management,  Grant,  2004 - 2006,  $3,182.
  • Neerabup fire suppression research and monitoring,  Fire and Emergency Services Authority of WA,  Grant,  2006,  $22,920.
  • Indicators of ecosystem health in Western Australian recovery catchments,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Linkage (Projects),  2002 - 2005,  $203,048.
  • Investigation into the use of methoxyphenol and levoglucosan as biomarkers for woodsmoke exposure. ,  Department of Environment Regulation WA,  Grant,  2003 - 2004,  $23,100.
  • Establishing best practice protocols in the management of occupational and environmental health in a high risk mining and ore processing environment.,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2003 - 2004,  $40,000.
  • Inventory of the Aquatic Flora and Fauna of the Australian Bush Heritage Funds Kojonup Bush Block Wetlands,  World Wide Fund for Nature Australia,  Grant,  2002,  $17,357.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Books

  • Sommer, B., McGuinness, S., Froend, R., Horwitz, P., (2013), Assessing risks to groundwater dependent wetland ecosystems in a drying climate: an approach to facilitate adaptation to climate change. Adapting to climate change: a risk assessment and decision framework for managing groundwater dependent ecosystems with declining water levels, 84, Gold Coast, Australia, National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility.
  • Chambers, J., Nugent, G., Sommer, B., Speldewinde, P., Neville, S., Beatty, S., Chilcott, S., Eberhard, S., Mitchell, N., D'souza, F., Barron, O., McFarlane, D., Braimbridge, M., Robson, B., Close, P., Morgan, D., Pinder, A., Froend, R., Horwitz, P., Cook, B., Davies, P., (2013), Guidelines for use: Adapting to climate change: a risk assessment and decision making framework for managing groundwater dependent ecosystems with declining water levels., 68, Gold Coast, Australia, National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility.
  • Chambers, J., Nugent, G., Sommer, B., Speldewinde, P., Neville, S., Beatty, S., Chilcott, S., Eberhard, S., Mitchell, N., D'souza, F., Barron, O., McFarlane, D., Braimbridge, M., Robson, B., Close, P., Morgan, D., Pinder, A., Froend, R., Horwitz, P., Cook, B., Davies, P., (2013), Development and Case Studies: Adapting to climate change: a risk assessment and decision making framework for managing groundwater dependent ecosystems with declining water levels., 112, Gold Coast, Australia, National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility.

Book Chapters

  • Gudka, S., Horwitz, P., Reid, A., Armstrong, B., Marinova, D., Lawrence, C., (2017), Health and Wellbeing. Never Again: reflections on Environmental responsibility after Roe 8, 233-252, Perth, Western Australia, UWA Publishing.
  • Horwitz, P., Parkes, M., (2016), Scoping Health Impact Assessment: ecosystem services as a framing device. Handbook on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Impact Assessment, 62-85, Cheltenham, UK, Edward Elgar Publishing, DOI: 10.4337/9781783478996.
  • Horwitz, P., Kretch, C., Jenkins, A., Hamid, AR., Burls, A., Campbell, K., Carter, M., Henwood, W., Lovell, R., Malone-Lee, LC., McCreanor, T., Moewaka-Barnes, H., Montenegro, R., Parkes, M., Patz, J., Roe, J., Romanelli, C., Sitthisuntikul, K., Stephens, c., Townsend, M., Wright, p., (2015), Contribution of biodiversity and green spaces to mental and physical fitness, and cultural dimensions of health. Connecting Global Priorities: Biodiversity and Human Health: A State of Knowledge Review, 200-220, Geneva, Switzerland, World Health Organization.
  • Finlayson, M., Horwitz, P., (2015), Human health and the wise use of wetlands – guidance in an international policy setting. Wetlands and Human Health, 5(12), 227-250, New York, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9609-5_11.
  • Horwitz, P., Finlayson, M., Kumar, R., (2015), Interventions Required to Enhance Wetlands as Settings for Human Well-Being. Wetlands and Human Health, 5(12), 193-226, New York, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9609-5_10.
  • Horwitz, P., Roiko, A., (2015), Ecosystem approaches to human exposures to pollutants and toxicants in wetlands: examples, dilemmas and alternatives. Wetlands and Human Health, 5(12), 75-94, New York, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9609-5_5.
  • Finlayson, M., Horwitz, P., (2015), Wetlands as settings for human health – the benefits and the paradox. Wetlands and Human Health, 5(12), 1-14, New York, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9609-5_1.
  • Finlayson, M., Horwitz, P., Weinstein, P., (2015), A synthesis: wetlands as settings for human health. Wetlands and Human Health, 5(12), 251-263, New York, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9609-5_12.
  • Broderick, G., Horwitz, P., (2014), Sustainability Mining: Water for Mining, and Mining Water. Resource Curse or Cure?: On the Sustainability of Development in Western Australia, 207-219, Netherlands, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-53873-5_14.
  • Parkes, M., Waltner-Toews, D., Horwitz, P., (2014), Ecohealth. Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-being Research, 1770-1774, Dordrecht, Netherlands, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-0753-5_4172.

Journal Articles

  • Perina, G., Camacho, AI., Huey, J., Horwitz, P., Koenders, A., (2018), Understanding subterranean variability: the first genus of Bathynellidae (Bathynellacea, Crustacea) from Western Australia described through a morphological and multigene approach. Invertebrate Systematics, 32(2), 423-447, DOI: 10.1071/IS17004.
  • Kavazos, C., Huggett, M., Mueller, U., Horwitz, P., (2018), Bacterial and ciliate biofilm community structure at different spatial levels of a salt lake meta-community. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 94(10), fiy148, DOI: 10.1093/femsec/fiy148.
  • Prescott, S., Larcombe, D., Logan, A., West, C., Burks, W., Caraballo, L., Levin, M., Van Etten, E., Horwitz, P., Kozyrskyj, A., Campbell, DE., (2017), The skin microbiome: impact of modern environments on skin ecology, barrier integrity, and systemic immune programming. The World Allergy Organization Journal, 10(29), 16p., BioMed Central, DOI: 10.1186/s40413-017-0160-5.
  • Wooltorton, S., Collard, L., Horwitz, P., (2017), The land still speaks: Ni katitj. Philosophy Activism Nature, 13(13), 57-67, PAN Partners.
  • Chapman, K., Boschetti, F., Fulton, E., Horwitz, P., Jones, T., Scherrer, P., Syme, G., (2017), Knowledge that Acts: Evaluating the Outcomes of a Knowledge Brokering Intervention in Western Australia’s Ningaloo Region. Environmental Management (New York): an international journal for decision-makers, scientists and environmental auditors, 60(5), 896-907, New York, USA, Springer New York LLC, DOI: 10.1007/s00267-017-0917-1.
  • Kavazos, C., Huggett, M., Mueller, U., Horwitz, P., (2017), Biogenic processes or terrigenous inputs? Permanent water bodies of the Northern Ponds in the Lake MacLeod basin of Western Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research, 68(7), 1366-1376, Victoria, Australia, CSIRO Publishing, DOI: 10.1071/MF16233.
  • Huggett, M., Kavazos, C., Bernasconi, R., Czarnik, R., Horwitz, P., (2017), Bacterioplankton assemblages in coastal ponds reflect the influence of hydrology and geomorphological setting. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 93(6), article no. fix067, Oxford, United Kingdom, Oxford University Press.
  • Jenkins, A., Jupiter, S., Mueller, U., Jenney, A., Vosaki, G., Rosa, V., Naucukidi, A., Mulholland, K., Strugnell, R., Kama, M., Horwitz, P., (2016), Health at the sub-catchment scale: Typhoid & its environmental determinants in Central Division, Fiji. EcoHealth, 13(4), 633-651, New York, USA, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s10393-016-1152-6.
  • Wooltorton, S., Wilkinson, A., Horwitz, P., Bahn, S., Redmond, J., Dooley, J., (2015), Sustainability and action research in universities: Towards knowledge for organisational transformation. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, 16(4), 424-439, United Kingdom, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., DOI: 10.1108/IJSHE-09-2013-0111.
  • Richman, N., Bohm, M., Adams, S., Alvarez, F., Bergey, EA., Bunn, J., Burnham, Q., Cordiero, J., Coughran, J., Crandall, K., Dawkins, K., Distephano, R., Doran, N., Edsman, L., Eversole, A., Fureder, L., Furse, J., Gherardi, F., Hamr, P., Holdich, D., Horwitz, P., Johnston, K., Jones, C., Jones, J., Jones, R., Jones, T., Kawai, T., Lawler, S., Lopez-Mejia, M., Miller, R., Pedraza- Lara, C., Reynolds, J., Richardson, A., Schultz, M., Schuster, G., Sibley, P., Souty-Grosset, C., Taylor, C., Thoma, R., Walls, J., Walsh, T., Collen, B., (2015), Multiple drivers of decline in the global status of freshwater crayfish (Decapoda: Astacidea). Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 370(1662), Article No. 20140060, London, UK, Royal Society of London, DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0060.
  • Wooltorton, S., Collard, L., Horwitz, P., (2015), Stories want to be told: Elaap Karlaboodjar. Philosophy Activism Nature, 11(2015), 3-11, Monash University, Vic, PAN Partners.
  • Kingsely, J., Patrick, R., Horwitz, P., Parkes, M., Jenkins, A., Massy, C., Henderson-Wilson, C., Arabena, K., (2015), Exploring Ecosystems and Health by Shifting to a Regional Focus: Perspectives from the Oceania EcoHealth Chapter. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(10), 12706-12722, Basel, Switzerland, MDPI AG, DOI: 10.3390/ijerph121012706.
  • Sitthisuntikul, K., Horwitz, P., (2015), Collective Rituals as Meaningful Expressions of the Relationships between People, Water and Forest: A Case Study from Northern Thailand. Journal of Intercultural Studies, 36(1), 88-103, Online, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/07256868.2014.990365.
  • Patrick, MJ., Syme, G., Horwitz, P., (2014), How reframing a water management issue across scales and levels impacts on perceptions of justice and injustice. Journal of Hydrology, 519(PC), 2475-2482, Amsterdam, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.09.002.
  • Carter, M., Horwitz, P., (2014), Beyond Proximity: The Importance of Green Space Useability to Self-Reported Health. Ecohealth, 11(3), 322-332, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s10393-014-0952-9.

Conference Publications

  • Ko, SZ., Zhang, Z., Horwitz, P., Djajadikerta, H., (2016), Charting directions for economic development in Myanmar: A computable general equilibrium (CGE) approach on high quality education in labour-growth strategy. 2016 Conference Papers 19th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis, 1-24, Washington, USA, Global Trade Analysis Project.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • ORIGIN AND FATE OF ORGANIC MATTER IN SOUTH-WEST AUSTRALIAN WETLANDS
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  THE ROLE OF FARM DAMS AS REFUGIA FOR AQUATIC INVERTEBRATES IN A SALINIZED LANDSCAPE.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  FACTORS CONTROLLING WETLAND SEDIMENT RESPONSE TO ALTERNATE WETTING AND DRYING AND HOW THIS AFFECTS WATER QUALITY.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE MEANING OF WATER AND SENSE OF PLACE: A GROUNDED THEORY STUDY FROM NORTHERN THAILAND.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  FACTORS INFLUENCING THE CAPACITY OF COMMUNITIES TO RESPOND TO COASTAL EROSION IN THE UPER GULF OF THAILAND.
  • ASPECTS OF THE TAXONOMY AND ECOLOGY OF THE GROUND BEETLE (COLEOPTERA: CARABIDAE) ASSEMBLAGE OF THE SWAN COASTAL PLAIN (WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO HABITAT FRAGMENTATION AND THE QUINDALUP DUNE SYSTEM)
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  A NESTED ENVIRONMENTAL APPROACH TO TYPHOID EPIDEMIOLOGY IN CENTRAL DIVISION, FIJI
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  AN ECOLOGICAL CHARACTERISATION OF A SHALLOW SEASONAL CLAYPAN WETLAND, SOUTHWESTERN AUSTRALIA.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  SMALL-SCALE BIOGEOGRAPHIC PATTERNS OF BENTHIC BACTERIAL AND CILIATE COMMUNITIES IN THE SALINE PONDS OF LAKE MACLEOD, NORTH-WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  UNDERSTANDING AND DISRUPTING INSTITUTIONAL SETTINGS: USING NETWORKS OF CONVERSATIONS TO RE-IMAGINE FUTURE FARMING LIVES.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  TERRESTRIAL ISOPODS (CRUSTACEA: ONISCIDEA) AND BIOGEOGRAPHICAL PATTERNS IN SOUTH-WESTERN AUSTRALIA.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  THE NATURE OF URBAN COMMUNITIES: AN EXPLORATION OF RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN URBAN GREEN SPACE, ENVIRONMENTAL CONNECTION AND HEALTH.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  SEEING THROUGH OTHERS' EYES: TOWARDS A HYBRID ECOLOGY OF MARINE TURTLE AND DUGONG IN AUSTRALIA
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  SEEING THROUGH OTHERS EYES: EXPLORING WESTERN SCIENTIFIC AND INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTAL KNOWLEDGE.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  COMPLEXITY & CREATIVE CAPACITY: REFORMULATING THE PROBLEM OF KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER IN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT.
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  PARTICIPATORY APPROACHES FOR INTERPRETATION PLANNING IN A WORLD HERITAGE AREA.
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  BOUNDARIES OF GOVERNANCE: SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN MINING IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA.
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  INVESTIGATION OF THE REPLACEMENT OF THE MARGARET RIVER HAIRY MARRON CHERAX TENUIMANUS (SMITH 1912) BY THE SMOOTH MARRON C.CAINII (AUSTIN 2002).
  • A FRAMEWORK FOR RIVER RESTORATION PLANNING. CONSIDERING CONCEPTUAL AND STRUCTURAL PERSPECTIVES FROM CASE STUDIES OF THE LIAO RIVER IN CHINA AND KALGAN RIVER IN AUSTRALIA
  • INFLUENCE OF ADJACENT SEAGRASS ON THE FISH ASSEMBLAGES OFF SANDY BEACHES
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  INORGANIC HYDROGEOCHEMICAL RESPONSES TO FIRES IN WETLAND SEDIMENTS ON THE SWAN COASTAL PLAIN, WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  IDENTIFICATION OF SOCIAL WATER REQUIREMENTS FOR WATER RESOURCE PLANNING.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  SYSTEMATICS AND BIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE AUSTRALIAN BURROWING FRESHWATER CRAYFISH GENUS ENGAEWA RIEK (DECAPODA: PARASTACIDAE)
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  SPATIAL VARIATION OF ALLANBLACKIA PARVIFLORA SEED PRODUCTS IN GHANA: CHEMICAL AND ETHNOBOTANICAL EXPLORATION

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  JUSTICE AND SCALE IN WATER ALLOCATION
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  APPLYING THE PRINCIPLES OF SPATIAL MODELLING TO THE MANAGEMENT OF BIODIVERSITY IN THE FRAGMENTED LANDSCAPES OF SOUTH-WESTERN AUSTRALIA.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  NARROWING INCOME DISPARITIES AS POLICY PRIORITY FOR INCLUSIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH: AN APPLIED COMPUTABLE GENERAL EQUILIBRIUM (CGE) APPROACH ON URBAN AND NON-URBAN INDUSTRIES IN MYANMAR
  • Master of Science (Biological Sciences),  A PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION OF THE POTENTIAL EFFECTS OF THE INVASIVE MOZAMBIQUE TILAPIA OREOCHROMIS MOSSAMBICUS ON THE NATIVE FISH ASSEMBLAGES OF LAKE MACLEOD, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  • EVALUATION OF REVEGETATION TECHNIQUES USED ON DEGRADED AGRICULTURAL LAND IN THE CENTRAL AVON CATCHMENT, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  • Master of Science (Environmental Management),  DEFINING APPROPRIATE OPTIONS FOR POST-CLOSURE LAND USE OF TAMALA PARK LANDFILL: A COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION PROCESS, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
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