I took part in Franz Anthony's project, The Circles of Life, by chatting about my research program while he featured one of my favourite turtle species in a beautiful art piece. Check out my interview too!
James O'Hanlon also interviewed me in this In Situ Science podcast - we chat about our thoughts on many different scientific topics, my PhD research, and other shenanigans. A special guest appearance is made by PostDog Dr. Dundee.

Social Reptiles












My photo of a family of Cunningham's skinks was featured on the March 2018 cover of Herpetological Review.

Some of my work on Tree Skink learning was featured in this interview of Martin Whiting by covered my research on about how early

social environment affects physical and behavioural

development of Tree Skinks.

ABC: I chatted to Marc Fennell on ABC Mornings & Jacinta

Parsons on Saturday Breakfasts about the relationship

between social environment & learning in tree skinks.




You can also read about research on tree skink learning at on or

Insitu Science (aka. James O'Hanlon) put together an amazing mini-documentary about Tree Skinks & my project in Albury, New South Wales.

ABC Mornings - Marc Fennell
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ABC Saturday Breakfasts - Jacinta Parsons
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Road Ecology



Pollinators: You can read about my research on how roads might affect pollinating insects on CBC News Sudbury or in this article by Canadian Geographic. The study was also reference in this New York Times article.

Reptiles: You can read about my reptile road ecology research in Pique News MagazineCBC News Sudbury, or Science News.

Turtle Overwintering

My research on overwintering strategies of Painted Turtles was featured on the cover of The Journal of Experimental Biology!