Research Coordinator, James Cook University

Yvette is currently the Network Coordinator for NCCARF-Terrestrial Biodiversity Adaptation Research as well as the Research Coordinator for the Centre for Tropical Biodiversity and Climate Change.

Yvette's PhD research investigated ecological differences between rare and common species of Microhylid frogs in the Wet Tropic Biogeographic area in Queensland. This research looked at the diet, macro and micro habitat selection, dispersal and ecology of 11 different species of microhylid frogs.

Experience

  • 2009–present
    Network Coordinator, James Cook University

Education

  • 2007 
    James Cook University, PhD - Zoology