Students-past and present

Present

Ash Card

M.Sc. student at the University of Canterbury. Co-supervised with Prof. Robert Jackson (UC).

Project: Ant mimicry.

Nationality: UK/NZ


Manuel Fernandes

PhD student at the University of Canterbury. Co-supervised with Dr. Tim Markowitz (The University of Texas at Brownsville)

Project: Effect of whale-watching on the behaviour of Sperm whales off the Kaikoura coast.

Nationality: Portugal



Amanda Greer 

PhD student at the University of Canterbury. Co-supervised with Dr. Gyula Gajdon (The University of Vienna).

Project: Cues, exploration, and learning mechanisms used by kea during foraging.

Starting June 2010.

Nationality: Ireland



Dean Harliwich

M.Sc. student at the University of Canterbury. Co-supervised with Dr. Chris Glover (UC).

Project: Octopus learning.

Nationality: NZ




Sara Kross

PhD student at the University of Canterbury.

Project:  Falcon conservation and pest management.

 Nationality: USA



Jane McAuley

M.Sc. student at the University of Canterbury. Co-supervised with Dr. Duane Harland (AgResearch).

Project: Retinal movement in the anterior median eyes of jumping spiders.

Nationality: NZ




Raoul Schwing

PhD student at the University of Auckland. Co-supervised with Dr. Stuart Parsons (University of Auckland).

Project:  Kea vocalisations: A study of variability, context and function.

Nationality: Canada/Germany/Netherlands




Kristy Udy

M.Sc. student at the University of Canterbury. Co-supervised with Dr. Hazel Chapman (UC).

Project: Dung beetle behaviour and ecology.

Nationality: NZ


Daniel Zurek

PhD student at Macquarie University.

Project: Jumping spider vision: psychophysics and visual neurophysiology.

 Nationality: Germany


 

Past

Daniel Garnett

BSc Honours student at Macquarie University. Co-supervised with Dr. Chris Evans (MQ).

Project: Sensory exploitation of Jacky dragons by the caudal lure of Australian Death adders.

Dan went on to work as a ranger for the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service.

 Nationality: Australia