PROF ARY HOFFMANN

Positions

  • Evolution and genetic adaptation to climate stress
  • Insect ecology
  • Pest control

Overview

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  • Ary Hoffmann completed his undergraduate education at the University of Queensland and Monash Universities, graduating with a BSc(Hons) in 1980. He then undertook PhD at La Trobe with Peter Parsons, graduating in 1984. Ary completed a postdoc at UC Davis with Michael Turelli before returning to La Trobe where he started as a Lecturer and attained a personal Chair in 1998. Ary received a Federation Fellowship in 2005 to conduct research at the University of Melbourne.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Journal of Experimental Zoology. Member of Editorial Board 2006 -
  • Faculty of 1000 Biology. Member - Ecology Section 2005 -
  • Society for the study of Evolution (USA). International Vice President 2005 -
  • Genetics Society of Australasia. President 2004 -

Publications

Selected publications

Research

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Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, La Trobe University 1984
  • BSc(Hons), Monash University 1981

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, 2004
  • Mackerras Medal, Australian Entomological Society, 2004
  • Young Investigator Prize, American Society of Naturalists, 1987
  • Theodosius Dobzhansky Award, Society for the Study of Evolution, 1987

Supervision

Available for supervision

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