Richard J. Hobbs

Murdoch University
School of Environmental Science
Murdoch Western Australia 6150
Phone: +61 (08) 9360 2191
Fax: +61 (08) 9360 7412

1982 Ph.D. University of Aberdeen, thesis title "Post-fire Succession in Heathland Communities"

Positions held

Research interests

Ecologist, with experience in Australia, United Kingdom, Europe and United States. Particular interests are vegetation dynamics, biotic invasions, management of remnant vegetation, restoration ecology, conservation biology and landscape ecology. Current research focuses on management and rehabilitation of remnant vegetation in agricultural areas, and landscape-scale restoration planning and management.

Currently Project Leader, "Restoration Ecology" and co-project leader "Integrating conservation with production", within the program "Sustainable Landscapes"