Speaker: Rick Shine, ARC Laureate Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney
Although biological invasions can have catastrophic ecological impacts, studies of invaders also can reveal new insights.
Speakers: Megan Higgie, James Cook University;
Rob Lanfear, RSB, ANU; Allison Shaw, RSB, ANU; Daniel Stanton, RSB, ANU.
Identifying and addressing the causes of the under-representation of women and minorities in academia is a source of ongoing concern and controversy.
Speaker: Danielle Sulikowski, Comparative Cognition Laboratory, School of Psychology, Charles Sturt University, NSW.
In the spirit of Evo-Devo, Evo- Mecho, the integration of function and mechanism in the study of animal behaviour, is gathering steam.
Speaker: Professor George Wieblen, Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota
Tropical forests support most of the Earth’s living species, are threatened by human activities, and are poorly understood relative to other ecosystems.