Doctoral Candidate in Urban Ecology, University of Sydney
My doctoral research is investigating the impact that nature has on urban residents' wellbeing. This includes the effect of green space and biodiversity on health, the impact of policy and urban design on the wellbeing of human and non-human inhabitants, and the values and ethics surrounding human and non-human interaction.
Past research includes avian surveys and behaviour in urban areas; eLearning and learning technologies; and learning and teaching quality in higher education.
Its a fine winter morning and youve just made a cup of tea. Youre warming your hands around the mug and gazing at the trees behind your house that sway as birds hop along the branches. Then suddenly, a shrill scream:...