- Phone: +64 3 363 0945
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- Web: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rebecca-turner-38587632/
- ORCID: 0000-0002-7885-3092
- Team: Ecology and Environment
- Role: Scientist, Forest Ecology and Management
Dr Rebecca Turner is a mathematical biologist with experience in ecological modelling and biosecurity. Her research interests include invasion ecology and process based modelling.
- PhD, Applied Mathematics, University of Auckland, NZ, 2018
- BSc (Hons), Biological Sciences and Applied Mathematics, University of Auckland, NZ, 2011
- Pest invasion ecology
- Process based modelling
- Postdoctoral Researcher, Scion, 2018-2020
Mally, R., Turner, R. M., Blake, R. E., Fenn‐Moltu, G., Bertelsmeier, C., Brockerhoff, E. G., ... & Liebhold, A. M. (2022). Moths and butterflies on alien shores: Global biogeography of non‐native Lepidoptera. Journal of Biogeography, 49(8), 1455-1468.
Liebhold, A. M., Turner, R. M., Blake, R. E., Bertelsmeier, C., Brockerhoff, E. G., Nahrung, H. F., ... & Yamanaka, T. (2021). Invasion disharmony in the global biogeography of native and non‐native beetle species. Diversity and Distributions, 27(11), 2050-2062.
Turner, R. M., Brockerhoff, E. G., Bertelsmeier, C., Blake, R. E., Caton, B., James, A., ... & Liebhold, A. M. (2021). Worldwide border interceptions provide a window into human‐mediated global insect movement. Ecological Applications, 31(7), e02412.
Turner, R., Plank, M., Brockerhoff, E. G., Pawson, S. M., Liebhold, A., & James, A. (2020). Considering unseen arrivals in predictions of establishment risk based on border biosecurity interceptions. Ecological Applications, 30(8), [e02194]. https://doi.org/10.1002/eap.2194