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Research team: Dr Kath Handasyde‘s students and collaborators:

Jessica Thomas (PhD student) conducting research on biology and breeding of captive and wild platypuses

Timothy Tan (PhD student) conducting research on cognitive bias in fish to understand their welfare in captivity

Jessica Rowland (MSc student) Thermal qualities of nest-boxes compared to natural tree hollows for wildlife

Kelsey Smith (MSc student) Monitoring koala population density and habitat condition

Dr Natalie Briscoe – collaborator – research on thermal ecology and impacts of climate change on wildlife

Dr Jasmin Hufschmid (Veterinary & Agricultural Sciences, University of Melbourne) – collaborator – wildlife diseases of native mammals

Dr Greta Frankham (Australian Museum, Sydney) – collaborator – conservation genetics of native mammals