Professor Gisela Kaplan is Professor in Animal Behaviour in the Centre for Neuroscience and Animal Behaviour. Prior to her current role she was professor in Social Science. She holds two PhDs and an hon.DSc. A prolific and award-winning author of over 250 research articles, she has so far also written 21 books, including the highly successful books 'The Australian Magpie', 'The Tawny Frogmouth' and in 2015: 'Bird Minds. Cognition and Behaviour of Australian native birds'.