Suzy Evans

Senior Technical Officer

Suzy is a senior technical officer and marine ecologist in BEES. She completed her PhD in marine ecology at UNSW in 2014.

She provides technical support for marine research, teaching and fieldtrips, and works as the UNSW Snorkel Safety Officer and the back-up Boating and Diving Officer.

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Journal articles
Evans SM; Griffin KJ; Blick RAJ; Poore AGB; Vergés A, 2019, 'Correction: Seagrass on the brink: Decline of threatened seagrass Posidonia australis continues following protection(PLoS ONE ()13:4 (e0190370) Doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0190370)', PLoS ONE, vol. 14,
Evans SM; Griffin KJ; Blick RAJ; Poore AGB; Vergés A, 2018, 'Seagrass on the brink: Decline of threatened seagrass posidonia australis continues following protection', PLoS ONE, vol. 13,
Evans SM; Sinclair EA; Poore AGB; Bain KF; Vergés A, 2018, 'Assessing the effect of genetic diversity on the early establishment of the threatened seagrass Posidonia australis using a reciprocal-transplant experiment', Restoration Ecology, vol. 26, pp. 570 - 580,
Evans SM; Vergés A; Poore AGB, 2017, 'Genotypic diversity and short-term response to shading stress in a threatened seagrass: Does low diversity mean low resilience?', Frontiers in Plant Science, vol. 8,
Evans SM; Sinclair EA; Poore AGB; Bain KF; Vergés A, 2016, 'Genotypic richness predicts phenotypic variation in an endangered clonal plant', PeerJ, vol. 2016,
Sinclair EA; Anthony JM; Greer D; Ruiz-Montoya L; Evans SM; Krauss SL; Kendrick GA, 2016, 'Genetic signatures of Bassian glacial refugia and contemporary connectivity in a marine foundation species', Journal of Biogeography, vol. 43, pp. 2209 - 2222,
Evans SM; Sinclair EA; Poore AGB; Steinberg PD; Kendrick GA; Vergés A, 2014, 'Genetic diversity in threatened Posidonia australis seagrass meadows', Conservation Genetics, vol. 15, pp. 717 - 728,
Book Chapters
Macreadie PI; Sullivan B; Evans SM; Smith TM, 2018, 'Biogeography of Australian seagrasses: NSW, Victoria, Tasmania and Temperate Queensland', in Larkum AWD; Kendrick GA; Ralph PJ (ed.), Seagrasses of Australia: Structure, Ecology and Conservation, Springer, Cham, pp. 31 - 59,

Technical support for:

  • BIOS3081 Ocean to Estuarine Ecosystems
  • BIOS3091 Marine & Aquatic Ecology
  • BIOS3011 Animal Behaviour
  • BIOS2031 Biology of Invertebrates
  • BEES2041 Data Analysis for Life and Earth Sciences
  • BEES6601 Introduction to the Sydney Environment