Menu Close

Osmar J. Luiz

(He, him)
Senior Research Fellow in Aquatic Ecology, Charles Darwin University

Dr Osmar Luiz is a Senior Research Fellow in Quantitative Aquatic Ecology at Charles Darwin University. Osmar's research focuses on the biology of marine and freshwater fishes and coral reef conservation. He is currently exploring different statistical approaches to modelling the spatial distribution of biodiversity and predicting climate change impacts on biodiversity, with particular emphasis on trait-based functional approaches.


  • 2017–present
    Senior research fellow, Charles Darwin University


  • 2014 
    Macquarie University, Sydney, PhD Quantitative Ecology and Evolution
  • 2009 
    UNICAMP, Brazil, MSc Ecology