PhD in Ecology (Massey University).
Bsc(Hons) in Soil Science (Massey University).
Research interests & activities
- Soil carbon incorporation and stabilisation by earthworms.
- Role of increasing earthworm diversity to promote soil water dynamics and pasture growth.
- Relationships between pasture management, biological diversity and soil functioning.
Morice Fieldes Award for exceptional merit of Ph.D thesis (2011)
NZAGRC Postodoctoral fellowship (2010)
AGMARDT Doctoral Scholarship (2007)