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Researcher: Jarman, SN (Dr Simon Jarman)

Fields of Research

Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Biogeography and Phylogeography
Molecular Evolution
Environmental and Natural Resources Law
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Genome Structure and Regulation
Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Cancer Genetics
Natural Resource Management
Conservation and Biodiversity
Analytical Biochemistry
Microbial Ecology
Plant Systematics and Taxonomy
Epigenetics (incl. Genome Methylation and Epigenomics)
Molecular Targets
Cancer Cell Biology
Fisheries Management
Medical Genetics (excl. Cancer Genetics)
Animal Systematics and Taxonomy
Population Ecology
Invertebrate Biology

Research Objectives

Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Cancer and Related Disorders
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Control of Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Marine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Environmental Services
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy)
Wild Caught Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)
Urogenital System and Disorders
Fisheries - Wild Caught
Blood Disorders
Protected Conservation Areas in Marine Environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

28S rDNA Evolution in the Eumalacostraca and the Phylogenetic Position of Krill; Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution
Commercial tourism in Tasmania’s wilderness threatens the attraction it exploits; Nature Ecology & Evolution
DNA evidence for morphological and cryptic Cenozoic speciations in the Anaspididae, 'living fossils' from the Triassic; Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Genetic differentiation in the Antarctic coastal krill Euphausia crystallorophias; Heredity
Low levels of genetic differentiation characterize Australian humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) populations; Marine Mammal Science
Methods for assessing biodiversity, abundance and distribution of Antarctic sea anemones; NZMSS and AMSA Joint 2016 Conference
Probing the origins of the Antarctic freshwater fauna; IX SCAR International Biology Symposium 'Evolution and Biodiversity in Antarctica'
The base composition of the krill genome and its potential susceptibility to damage by UV-B; Antarctic Science
The Centrostephanus project - update on long-spined sea urchin research

Research Projects

2004-013 Towards Integrated Multi-Species Management of Australia's SE Reef Fisheries: A Tasmanian Example; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Barcoding Antarctica: Applying Molecular Genetic Techniques to Studies of Terrestrial Invertebrate Biodiversity and Biogeograhy; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Combining deep sequencing and linkage approaches to identify rare variants contributing to familial prostate cancers; Cancer Council of Tasmania (CCT)
Comparative Age-based Molecular Processes in Marine Mammals: Development and Application of Non-invasive, Genetic Age Estimation Techniques; Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust (WVS)
Development and Application of Non-invasive DNA Technology for Marine Mammal Ecology and Management; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)
Molecular biomarkers for seabird age estimation; Linnean Society of New South Wales (LSNSW)
Molecular biomarkers for seabird age estimation.; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)
Utilization of quantitative molecular prey detection techniques to better understand ecosystem resilience and the role of rock lobsters in shaping benthic community structure; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)

Research Candidate Supervision

Diet and Energy Budget of Antarctic Krill (Euphausia superba) - Relationship between Krill and Winter Sea Ice
DNA-based Methods for Studying the Diet of Marine Predators
Ecological Diagnostics for Marine Mammals- Appraisal of Molecular-based Methods for Dietary and Age Estimation
Examining the Abundance and Distribution of Actinaria (Sea Anemones) in the Australian Antarctic Territory
Keeping the Coastlines of the Southern Ocean Pest-free- Hazards, Risks and Management of Non-indigenous Species in High Latitude Marine Environments
Mechanisms for Sex Determination in Antarctic Krill
Temporal Variability and Evaluation of Methods Used to Infer Diet of a Southern Ocean Predator, the Adelie Penguin Pygoscelis adeliae
The Application of DNA-Based Methods to the Diet of Antarctic Krill (Euphausia Superba)
The Utility of DNA Based Diet Analysis in Foraging Ecology- A Case Study Using Marine Generalist Predator
Using DNA to Explore Lobster Diet and the Impacts of Lobster Fishing on Southern Temperate Reefs
Using Non Invasive Faecal DNA Methodologies to Investigate Albatross Diet