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Researcher: Richards, S (Dr Shane Richards)

Fields of Research

Plant Developmental and Reproductive Biology
Behavioural Ecology
Animal Behaviour
Population Ecology
Structural Biology (incl. Macromolecular Modelling)
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Environmental Knowledge
Animal Physiology - Cell
Applied Statistics
Evolutionary Impacts of Climate Change
Cell and Nuclear Division

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Fisheries - Recreational
Expanding Knowledge in the Mathematical Sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Demonstrating frequency-dependent transmission of sarcoptic mange in red foxes; Biology Letters
Diverse ecological relations of male gametophyte populations in stylar environments; American Journal of Botany
Effects of pollination intensity on offspring number and quality in a wind-pollinated herb; Journal of Ecology
Folate acts in E. coli to accelerate C. elegans aging independently of bacterial biosynthesis; Cell Reports
Human observers impact habituated samango monkeys’ perceived landscape of fear; Behavioral Ecology
Influence of live-capture on risk perceptions of habituated samango monkeys; Journal of Mammalogy
Likelihood and model selection; Ecological Statistics: Contemporary theory and application
Mate-guarding by male mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) is associated with female MHC genotype; Behavioral Ecology
Nonlinear ionizing radiation-induced changes in eye lens cell proliferation, cyclin D1 expression and lens shape; Open Biology
Prevalence, thresholds and the performance of presence–absence models; Methods in Ecology and Evolution
Samango monkeys (Cercopithecus albogularis labiatus) manage risk in a highly seasonal, human-modified landscape in Amathole Mountains, South Africa; International Journal of Primatology
The population ecology of male gametophytes: the link between pollination and seed production; Ecology Letters
The role of protein-ligand contacts in allosteric regulation of the Escherichia coli catabolite activator protein; Journal of Biological Chemistry
Topographical variation reduces phenological mismatch between a butterfly and its nectar source; Journal of Insect Conservation

Research Projects

Expert Working Group on Benchmarks for Ecosystem Assessment under EBFM; The Pew Charitable Trusts (PCT)

Research Candidate Supervision