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    Postgraduate students


    • Brown, J. The Origins, Development and Environmental History of Caledonia Fen, Bennison Plains Victoria. PhD. With Meredith Orr
    • Johnston, R. A high resolution, multi-proxy, environmental reconstruction of the Last Glacial  Maximum to Holocene from Tower Hill, western Victoria, Australia. PhD
    • Lancellotti, L. Archaeological landscapes and environmental changes: Neapolis, Gulf of  Oristano, S.W. Sardinia, from the Bronze Age to the present. PhD. With Jim Peterson.
    • Lewis, T. The value of plant macrofossils in vegetation reconstruction and their application to landscape conservation and restoration in southwestern Victoria. PhD. With Nick Porch and Heather Builth.
    • Pietrzak, U. The Fate and Behaviour of Copper in Vineyard Soils of Victoria, Australia. PhD
    • Rule, S. Decadal to centennial climate variability from the last glacial period to the present: Lynch’s Crater, Northeast Queensland, Australia. PhD. With Simon Haberle and Chris Turney
    • White, C. Climate change and environmental response in south western Victoria: a palaoecological record from Lake Surprise, western plains of Victoria. PhD


    • Leahy, P. (2009) Long term perspectives of Yarra River billabongs (Melbourne, Australia): limnological and palaeolimnological evidence. PhD.
    • Graham. K. (2008) The contribution of wind-blown dust and its associated pollen to the alpine soils of Victoria. M.Env. Sci. (Research).
    • Davies, S. (2007) The geochemical characterisation and past environmental significance of mid-late Quaternary tephra deposits in Greater Australia. PhD – Queen’s University, Belfast.
    • McLeod, A. (2007)  Palaeoenvironmental change in the Central Highlands of Victoria interpreted from the analysis of macrofossil charcoal. PhD.
    • Sniderman, J.M.K. (2007) Late Pliocene and Early Pleistocene vegetation and climate cyclicity in the Western Uplands of Victoria, Australia. PhD.
    • Porch, N. (2006)  A method for reconstructing the Quaternary climates of Australia using fossil beetles.  PhD.
    • Cook, E.J. (2006) Late Quaternary environments and climate history at Lakes Bolac and Turangmoroke, Western Victoria, Australia. PhD.
    • Rowe, C. (2005) A Holocene history of vegetation change in the western Torres Strait region, Australia. PhD.
    • Bleakley, N. (2003) Late Holocene palaeoecology of  Taynaya Bay: The relationship between diatom assemblages and sediment composition in response to climate change in Antarctic coastal environments. PhD.
    • Fluin, J. (2002) A diatom-based palaeolimnological investigation of the lower Murray River (southeastern Australia) PhD.
    • Anshari, G. (2000) Late Quaternary environments of the Lake Sentarum region, West Kalimantan, Indonesia. PhD.
    • Tibby, J. (2000) The development of a diatom-based model for inferring lake water total phosphorus and its application to Burrinjuck reservoir (southern New South Wales, Australia) PhD.