Higher Degree by Research Candidate
School of Agriculture, Food and Wine
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology
Kate Matthews is a PhD student interested in the role of soil in maintaining the health of agricultural and natural ecosystems. Her PhD research investigates the use of soil microbiomes as indicators of soil health. She aims to demonstrate the ability of ecologically based principals to transform agroecosystems for positive social and environmental outcomes.
Date Institution name Country Title 2022 University of Adelaide Australia PhD 2021 - 2021 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Soil Science) 2018 - 2020 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Science (Wildlife Conservation Biology)
Report for External Bodies
Year Citation 2022 Dumbrell, N., O'Connor, P., Matthews, K., Johns, C., Maier, H., Umberger, W., . . . Cavagnaro, T. (2022). Achieving a carbon neutral farming future in South Australia.
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