Students

PhD (Doctorate of Philosophy)

Co-Supervisor

2015-current        G. Thomas. Characterisation of factors influencing male reproductive success in the eastern grey kangaroo (Macropus giganteus). PhD. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

MSc (Masters of Science)

Primary Supervisor

2016-current        A. Steinwendler. Nutritional Ecology of the highly threatened kakapo (Strigops habroptilus). MSc. School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2016-current        S. Zantis. Associate learning in macronutrient selection of invasive myna birds. MSc. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

Co-Supervisor

2013-2015            C. Purvin. Foraging strategies of marine apex predators. MSc. Massey University, New Zealand.

BSc. Honours (Bachelor of Science)

Primary Supervisor

2016                       C. Rowe. Macronutrient Selection and Regulation of the Indo-Pacific Damselfish at Different Temperatures. BSc. Honours. School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2015-2016           R. Hu. The influence of macronutrients on the impact of supplementary feeding. BSc. Honours. School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2014                      E. Benn. Macronutrient selection in gannets. BSc. Honours. School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia.

Co-Supervisor

2015-2016           E. Quijano. Macronutrient selection and regulation by an invasive generalist bird, the Common Myna. BSc. Honours. School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia.

AVBS Honours (Animal Veterinary Bioscience)

Primary Supervisor

2015-2016            F. Rodrigues. Foraging Strategies and Macronutrient Selection of Adult Chick-Rearing Australasian Gannets. AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2015-2016            B. Dickson. How social foraging influences macronutrient selection of invasive myna birds? AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2015-2016            S. Little. Nutritional Ecology of domestic cats. AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2014-2015           J. Kerasis. The cost of protein foods in domestic dogs. AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2014-2015           M. Bonaccorso. Uraveling foraging secrets of the endangered platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus). AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2013-2014            S. Zantis. What diet makes an invasive species successful ? AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2013-2014            S. Katrakis-Mol. Foraging strategies and diet selection in Eastern grey kangaroos. AVBS Honours Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2013-2014            S. Pandya. Foraging strategies in common mynah birds. AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

Co-Supervisor

2015-2016            T. King. Foraging Ecology of urban Australian white ibis. AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2015-2016            H. Church. Pathogens in common myna birds. AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2014-2015           R. Witt. The foraging strategies and breeding success of the highly threatened kakapo (Strigops habroptilus) AVBS Honours. Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

2014-2015           A. Jarman. Measuring Stress Responses in Mammals Fitted with Tracking Devices. AVBS Honours Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Australia.

 

BSc Special Projects

Primary Supervisor

2014                    C. Pavard. Nutritional selection in common myna birds. BSc. Special project. Ecole Nationale Veterinaire de Toulouse. France.

2012                                       M. Souvestre. Breeding success of kakapo females. BSc. Special project. Ecole Nationale Veterinaire de Toulouse. France.

2010                                       L. van Zonneveld. Gannet foraging behaviour. BSc. Special project. Van Hall-Larestein University of Applied Sciences. Netherlands.