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Two jobs at Museum Victoria to work with QAECO

Two jobs have just been advertised to work on frogs with Dr Jane Melville at Museum Victoria and with QAECO principal researcher Dr Kirsten Parris. One job is a full-time position for two years as a Project Officer, and the … Continue reading

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Qaecologists in the blogosphere

This week Qaecologists took to the blogosphere in droves. Senior Qaecologist Mick McCarthy has been blogging regularly on a wide range of topics from interpreting variation in data to alpine cattle grazing. Geoff Heard gave us a sneak preview of … Continue reading

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Qaecologists at SCB

This week a bunch of qaecologists will be presenting their work at the Society for Conservation Biology meeting in Auckland, New Zealand. If you’re in town be sure to check them out.

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Post-doc positions available with QAECO

We are looking for post-docs to join the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decis-ions (CEED) at The University of Melbourne, working in the Quantitative & Applied Ecology Group. The research involves development and evaluation of models to assist … Continue reading

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Qaecology Reading Group: Saccheri et al, 1998

Once a fortnight the Qaecology lab gathers round a couple of packets of Tim Tams and a pot of coffee to discuss a paper. This week the theme was extinction risk and the paper chosen was Saccheri et al’s, Inbreeding … Continue reading

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Projected impacts of climate change on Callitris verrucosa

This video shows the projected impact of climate change on the suitability of habitat for the conifer Callitris verrucosa (Mallee pine) in Australia, and the consequences for the size and distributions of populations for the period 2000-2100. Habitat suitability is … Continue reading

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