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Postgraduate candidate, University of Tasmania

Lisa Cawthen is an early career wildlife ecologist. Lisa's research has most focused on understanding the effectiveness of forest management strategies for hollow-using fauna. Most recently Lisa has been researching Tasmania's bats for her PhD in the School of Zoology at the University of Tasmania studying bat echolocation, reproduction and ecology and timber production landscapes.


  • 2012–present
    Environmental and science educator, CSIRO and Hobart City Council
  • 2009–present
    Wildlife consultant , Private consultancy
  • 2008–2010
    Project officer, Tasmanian Forest Practices Authority
  • 2007–2008
    Scientific oficer, Save the Tasmanian Devil Program (DPIPWE)


  • 2007 
    University of Tasmania , Bachelor of Science (Honours)
  • 2006 
    University of Tasmania , Bachelor of Science