2015 - ARC DECRA funding scheme results
2015 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award Funding Outcomes, to commence in January 2015.
Tough choices: assessing threats and prioritising conservation investment. $325,112
Using sponge transcriptomes to understand ancestral animal development. $362,000
Aquatic invasion of venomous snakes. $373,000
2014 - ARC DECRA funding scheme results
2014 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award Funding Outcomes, to commence in January 2014.
Impacts on wildlife populations of infection by multiple, interacting pathogens and the implications for disease management
Understanding how shared between-sex genetic variance constrains the evolution of sexual dimorphism
Is plant organisation the fountain of eternal youth?
Reconciling development and conservation trade-offs from global and Australian protected area expansion
2013 - ARC DECRA funding scheme results
2013 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award Funding Outcomes, Announced 5 November 2012 to commence in January 2013.
Dr Amanda Niehaus (with Dr Robbie Wilson)
To die or not to die: understanding the energetics of death in nature
2012 - ARC DECRA funding scheme results
The School of Biological Sciences has been awarded seven inaugural DECRA’s. The fellowships are valued at $375,000 each and will commence in 2012.
2012 ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award Funding Outcomes, Announced 14 November 2011.
Dr Christofer J Clemente (with Dr Robbie Wilson)
Design of a biologically inspired running and climbing robotic lizard.
Dr Alastair R Harborne (with Prof Peter Mumby)
The effects of sea-level rise on the feeding ecology of coral-reef fishes in shallow water, and the implications for reef-flat flood webs.
Dr Malik M Hussain (with A/Prof Sassan Asgari)
Investigating the interaction of microRNAs-Wolbachia-Dengue virus in the mosquito vector, Aedes aegypti.
Dr Philip G Matthews (with Dr Craig White)
The neurological correlates of periodic breathing in insects.
Dr Ruth Reef (with Prof Cath Lovelock)
Worth its salt: advancing knowledge of salinity tolerance with mangroves as a model system.
Dr Nedeljka Rosic (with A/Prof Sophie Dove)
Understanding the biosynthesis of marine UV-absorbing compounds.
Dr Vera Weisbecker
How did mammals evolve large brains? A multidisciplinary view from the pouch.