Lisa-ann Gershwin

Research scientist, CSIRO

Dr Gershwin is the author of Stung! On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean. In addition, she has published more than 50 peer-reviewed scientific papers, appeared in numerous feature articles and documentaries, and discovered nearly 200 new species in five phyla.


  • –present
    Director, Australian Marine Stinger Advisory Services, CSIRO


  • 2005 
    James Cook University, PhD in Marine Biology


Fulbright Fellow