Owen Holland

Email ojhollan@deakin.edu.au
Phone 0457 407 974
Campus Warrnambool
Supervisor Adam Miller
Craig Sherman

Thesis title
Assisting the biosecurity and sustainable management of Australia’s abalone industry

Research interests
1. Employing genetic techniques to answer ecological questions
2. Metabarcoding
3. Fisheries and aquaculture
4. Conservation genetics
5. Climate change impacts on marine sectors
6. Genetic viral resistance

Career
2018 – Current: PhD, Deakin University, Warrnambool , AU
2017 – 2018: Research Assistant: Genotyping two population genetics projects under Dr Adam Miller. Deakin University, Warrnambool, AU
2017: Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours): Honours thesis title: “Comparative population genetics of freshwater fishes in the Kimberley region of north-western Australia” Deakin University, Warrnambool, AU
2014 – 2016: BA Bachelor of Environmental Science: Deakin University, Warrnambool, AU

Scholarships
2018: Deakin University PhD Scholarship