Eleanor Dormontt

Eleanor Dormontt

School of Biological Sciences

Faculty of Sciences

I’m interested in how scientific approaches can be used to promote legal and sustainable utilisation of the world’s forest resources. Primarily this involves the application of DNA identification technologies but I’m also involved with the broader application and integration of complementary visual, genetic and chemical analysis methods. How scientific methods developed in an academic framework can be usefully translated and prepared for use as forensic tools, is another area of focus. Within the Lowe lab Group I manage the Timber Tracking activities, including a diverse suite of research and commercial projects, as well as ad-hoc forensic case work.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2016 Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Adelaide
    2013 External Consultant on Mission United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
    2013 - 2015 Postdoc and Timber ID Service Manager University of Adelaide
    2011 - 2013 Biospatial Integration Officer Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network (TERN)
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2007 - 2013 University of Adelaide Australia PhD
    2001 - 2004 University of Bristol United Kingdom BSc (Honours)
  • Research Interests

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