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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.042
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-0-5
...; the lack of basic infrastructure, i.e. roads, and the remoteness from major service centres means that vehicle and fuel costs are high. Increasingly, research funding is being directed to universities for postgraduate research projects, instead of more long-term, expensive projects in research centres...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 548–553.
Published: 20 October 2011
... the workforce in other areas. The keys to such success were seen to be in the choice of supervisor and project as well as pursuing publishing early on during the PhD and active involvement in the zoological community. Changes to higher education policy and cultures of postgraduate research were also seen...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2011.006
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-4-3
... the stimulus of other researchers and postgraduate students at the University of Queensland further deepened my interest in bats. As study animal, bats are both challenging and rewarding. We have still so much to learn about Australian bats and bats need all the help and positive publicity we can give them. ...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 530–537.
Published: 20 October 2011
... at honours and postgraduate zoologists, and describes our experiences as postdoctoral researchers, including what postdoctoral research is, how we got to be there (a PhD is essential), whether it was what we hoped it would be (a resounding yes), a brief summary of some postdoctoral highlights (MWH researched...
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (4): 413–423.
Published: 03 October 2013
... postgraduate education is ill-suited to developing interdisciplinary and quantitative skills given the basic level of skills covered in many undergraduate degrees. It is based on traditions in the United Kingdom, which assume that candidates enter the research higher degree well-grounded in relevant skills...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 130–145.
Published: 18 August 2021
... J. Watchorn is supported by a Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarship. Declarations of conflicts of interest The authors declare no conflicts of interest References Adams-Hosking, C., Grantham, H. S., Rhodes, J. R., McAlpine, C., and Moss, P. T. 2011. Modelling climatechange-induced...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 42 (1): 156–157.
Published: 22 October 2021
... Parks Consultative Committee from 1991-1992. In 1994 she became the Professor of Environmental Science / Head of the Department of Tropical Environment Studies and Geography, and in 2000 she became the Dean of Postgraduate Studies at JCU. Throughout her academic career Helene has supervised 60 PhD...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 287–288.
Published: 20 November 2020
... worked for the Vertebrate Pest Research Unit at the NSW Department of Primary Industries since 1983, and is now a Senior Principal Research Scientist who leads the Unit s Predator and Prey Management program. This is currently perhaps the largest and most expansive program of its kind in the country...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 37 (2): 193–200.
Published: 16 September 2014
.../HigherEducation/Pages/Library%20Card/TransformingAusHigherED.aspx Arnott, J. 2012. Graduate outlook report http://www.graduatecareers.com.au/research/researchreports/ http://www.graduatecareers.com.au/research/researchreports/ Bowden, J., Hart, G., King, B., Trigwell, K., and Watts, O. 2000. Generic...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 750–756.
Published: 20 October 2011
... on the species within its burrow system, trialing novel techniques (i.e. fibre optic cameras). Acknowledgements Field work was undertaken during the author s postgraduate research at Southern Cross University, under the supervision of Professor Don Gartside. Funding was provided by the School of Environmental...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 801–808.
Published: 01 December 2018
... datasets. terms might shift, but don t start with the stick. We need to learn to encourage and have the respect that we should for Emma Burns Australian National University. The people who have been collecting such important data and Long Term Ecological Research Network: how to make under the conditions...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 166–182.
Published: 14 October 2011
...Gillian Courtice; Jane Thompson; Eric Beurden Gordon's first postgraduate students emerged at the end of his Devonian period, moving into the Carboniferous with the emergence of amphibian studies. This era was marked by extensive frogging expeditions, when Litoria aurea was thick on the ground...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 34 (4): 544–547.
Published: 20 October 2011
... that relate to that particular area, such as threatened species conservation. While these positions are classified as policy positions , they can also undertake conservation management projects and/or research. The life of a threatened species officer Catherine Price Senior Threatened Species Officer, NSW...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.001
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 298–315.
Published: 17 March 2014
... of Bats, in Wildlife in Australia-Healthcare and Management, in Proceedings of the Postgraduate Foundation in Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney 327: 501-513. Emerging Viral Diseases of Bats, in Wildlife in Australia-Healthcare and Management Proceedings of the Postgraduate Foundation...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608558
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-5-8
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 242–246.
Published: 07 February 2013
... misconception or the stark reality? While I do not teach on a regular basis at any University I do give the occasional guest lecture and also I do supervise students from many Australian universities from both undergraduate to postgraduate level, as well as students from several overseas institutions. I find...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2012.028
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-8-1
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 617–626.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Jonathan Majer; Brian Heterick ABSTRACT Continuity of employment can be a great asset when carrying out long-term studies. This paper describes three investigations that have benefited from a researcher's ability to continue monitoring over extended periods, namely: impact of fire; changes...
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Australian Zoologist (2018) 39 (4): 559–567.
Published: 01 December 2018
... ecological understanding, it is that our generalizations depend too much on short-term studies. All the authors in this theme edition of the Australian Zoologist identify the key reasons why long-term studies and datasets are important. David Lindenmayer states that long-term ecological research...