BSc Honours: The unique origin and maintenance of a hybrid zone within common gecko, Woodworthia maculata, on the south Wellington coast, New Zealand.
Now PhD candidate at Monash University, Australia.
Dr Simon Hills
PhD: Evolution in a marine gastropod: rocks, clocks, DNA and diversity.
Now Postdoctoral fellow at Massey University
MSc: Wellington tree weta (Hemideina crassidens) diet and the effect of some of their dietary choices.
Recently at Plant & Food Research, Auckland.
Msc: Wellington geckos meet Wairarapa geckos: hybirdisation between two genetically and morphologically distinct populations of the New Zealand common gecko complext (Hoplodactylus maculatus).
Now PhD student at Massey University.
MSc: Hybridization in North Island tree weta. Now doing PhD working on development of a sheep model for Alzeimer.s Disease research, at University of Auckland.
MSc: The diet of tree weta: natural and captive folivory preferences of Hemideina crassidens and H. thoracica.
BSc Honours: Putting the pieces together; combining genetic techniques to investigate Acanthoxyla's origin. Hybridisation, polyploidy and more).
Now postdoctoral research fellow at Cemson University, South Carolina, USA
MSc: Morphology, phylogeography and drumming behaviou of a New Zealand ground weta, Hemiandrus pallitarsis.
Now research assistant at Senckenberg Research Insititute, Germany
MSc Hons: The lice from four species of rails in New Zealand.