Fenner School Research Proposal Seminar

The Coursework Research Cohort (including Honours and Masters Dissertation students) will be presenting their Proposal Seminars on Wednesday 24th March from 10:00am to 3:00pm in the Frank Fenner Seminar Room.

Coursework Research PROPOSAL SEMINARS   
Time Name  

11:00am - 11:15am


Christopher Warren

Topic: Greenspace use during the Covid-19 pandemic: A before and after study using G-NAF coded survey responses


11:15am - 11:30am Ming Hui Choy
Community activation in Canberra to care for trees on public land (street trees, parks)
11:30am - 11:45am Caitlyn Baljak
Supply and demand interactions in the Australian carbon offset market
11:45am - 12:00pm Vivienne Schweizer
Topic: Using an environmental triage framework for decision making around watering wetlands in the Murry-Darling Basin
12:00pm - 12:15pm Ellen Lesslie
Topic: Environmental and Socio-Economic Thresholds of Change in the Murray Darling Basin.
12:15pm - 12:45pm Lunch Break  
12:45pm - 1:00pm Jonah Lafferty
Modelling Cultural Values on Arakwal Country through a process of Bottom-Up GIS’
1:00pm - 1:15pm Sophia Cain
Impacts of macropod herbivory on plant traits – consequences for flammability
1:15pm - 1:30pm Hana Camelia
Understanding Positive Indian Ocean Dipole Events during the Last Millennium Using Paired 𝛿18O and Sr/Ca Analysis of Corals
1:30pm - 1:45pm Zoe Duffin- Pruksapun
Defending our water: From emotion to action
1:45pm - 2:00pm Michael Purcell
Topic: An evaluation of drought policy in an Australian agricultural context
TBA Anton Steketee
Impact of Climate Change on the Frequency of Compounding Impacts from the Drivers of Australia’s Climate Variability

The students will be presenting in person in  the seminar room, but due to COVID we can only allow 35 people in the seminar room, the students and their supervisors.
If anyone from the Fenner community is interested to attending, I would suggest connecting via Zoom and supporting our students.

If you would like the details for the Zoom session, please email the FSES Communications Team for the link.