Senior Research Fellow, James Cook University


Worked as a research assistant and veterinarian before doing aPhD(Diseases in Australian frogs) at the CSIRO Australian Animal Health Laboratoryand James Cook Uni from 1995-2001.Spent a year at the National Wildlife Health Centre in Madison, Wisconsin doing amphibian pathology then returned to Australia to take up the current job at JCU.

Research and professional interests

Amphibian diseases, particularly the pathogenesis and epidemiology of chytridiomycosis
Wildlife diseases and conservation


  • 2003–present
    Research Fellow, James Cook University


  • 2001 
    James Cook University, PhD