Marine Spatial Ecology Lab
School of Biological Sciences
University of Queensland
St. Lucia Brisbane, Qld 4072
tel: +61 (0)
Ellen combines PhD research in Caribbean reef ecology with a career in wildlife film making at the BBC Natural History Unit (England), where she specialises in underwater films.
2005 – 2012. PhD research.
The Role of the Threespot Damselfish, Stegastes Planifrons, in Contemporary Caribbean Reef Ecology. Marine Spatial Ecology Laboratory health risks with hcg diet, University of Exeter
2003 – MSc with Distinction. Applied Marine Science.
Diversity of zooxanthellae in the Great Barrier Reef coral Stylophora pistillata. University of Plymouth in collaboration with the University of Queensland, Australia.
1999 – B.Sc. Hon’s, First Class. Marine Biology.
Recent grants / projects
PhD: NERC studenship
MSc: NERC studentship
Eakin et al, 2010. Caribbean Corals in Crisis: Record Thermal Stress, Bleaching, and Mortality in 2005. PLoS one: 5 (11), 1-9.