Former Lab Members

PhD Students

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

  • Dr. Erica Todd, 2014 – 2020
  • Dr. Helen Taylor, 2014 – 2019
  • Dr. Stefanie Großer, 2015
  • Dr. Nic Dussex, 2013 – 2015
  • Dr. Sheri Johnson, 2010 – 2015
  • Dr. Hideaki Abe, 2013 – 2015
  • Dr. Ma Lei (visiting scholar), 2014
  • Dr. Monika Zavodna, 2009 – 2012
  • Dr. Catherine Grueber, 2010
  • Dr. Jawad Abdelkrim, 2006 – 2010
  • Dr. Daniel White, 2007 – 2009
  • Dr. Cécile Vanpé, 2007 – 2008
  • Dr. Sharyn Goldstien, 2006 – 2008
  • Dr. Abigail Caudron, 2002 – 2008
  • Dr. Andrew Bagshaw, 2008
  • Dr. Tammy Steeves, 2004 – 2007
  • Dr. Marie Hale, 2005 – 2006
  • Dr. Victoria Metcalf, 2002 – 2005
  • Dr. Bruce Robertson, 2001 – 2005
  • Dr. Lisa Shorey, 2003 – 2004
  • Dr. Louise B. Chilvers, 2001 – 2004
  • Dr. Richard Paley, 2001 – 2002

Master Students (being updated)

  • Laura Boren, “Assessing the impact of tourism on New Zealand fur seals (Arctocephalus forsteri)“, 2011, passed with Distinction
  • Julia Bowsher, “Intraspecific genetic variation in New Zealand’s endemic frog, Leiopelma hochstetteri“, 2000
  • Warren Chinn, “Phylogenetics and biogeography of the endemic New Zealand cockroach genus Celatoblatta (Blattidae)“, 2005, passed with Distinction
  • Genievive del Mundo, “Population genetic study of the New Zealand endemic sea tunicate Cnemidocarpa nisiotous, an investigation of possible vectoring by ships“, 2008
  • Sacha Dowell, “Mother-pup recognition behaviour, pup vocal signatures and allosuckling in the New Zealand fur seal, Arctocephalus forsteri“, 2005, passed with Distinction
  • Kathryn McRae, “Selective Sweep signatures in parasite selection flocks“, 2011
  • Will Stovall, “Population genetics of New Zealand fur seals: Genomic tools for research and management“, 2016

Research Technicians

  • Dr. Patricia Fuentes-Cross, 2019 – 2021
  • Jodi Thomas, 2018
  • Saeed Sharif, 2016 – 2019
  • Nat Lim, 2015 – 2016
  • Ana Hoogewerff-Gergelj, 2012 – 2015
  • Catherine Collins, 2013 – 2014
  • Sylvia Zellhuber-McMillan, 2012 – 2014
  • Janine Wing, 2009 – 2011
  • Aleksandr Kalinin 2006 – 2008
  • Amy Osborne, 2007
  • Katherine McBride, 2001 – 2005