Executive Officer, National Collections & Marine Infrastructure, CSIRO

The Executive Officer of National Collections & Marine Infrastructure (NC&MI) provides high level support in the management and administration of the Business Unit, and is responsible for supporting the efficient and effective operations of the Business Unit in delivery of CSIRO's strategy.

This role requires experience in a broad range of scientific, political, market, strategic planning, business development and management issues relevant to CSIRO and the NC&MI Business Unit. It involves contact with senior management across the Organisation and with business leaders outside of CSIRO.

Experience

  • 2009–present
    Collection Manager, Australian National Insect Collection, CSIRO
  • 2008–2009
    Catchment Coordinator, Ginninderra Catchment Group

Education

  •  
    University of Queensland, PhD/Muscle physiology
  • 2003 
    Univeristy of Queensland, Bachelor of Science (Zoology) Honours 1A

Publications

  • 2011
    Methods for Collecting, Preserving and Studying Insects..., Australian Entomological Society
  • 2010
    Enzyme activity in the aestivating Green-striped burrowing frog (Cyclorana alboguttata), Journal of Comparative Physiology B
  • 2009
    Skeletal muscle atrophy occurs slowly and selectively during prolonged aestivation in C. alboguttata, Journal of Experimental Biology
  • 2009
    Metabolic depression during aestivation does not involve remodelling of membrane fatty acids..., Journal of Comparative Physiology B

Research Areas

  • Zoology (0608)
  • Ecological Physiology (060203)
  • Terrestrial Ecology (060208)
  • Bioinformatics (060102)