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Lecturer in Marine Biology
Dr Beth Strain was born in Melbourne, Australia. She completed her PhD and Graduate Certificate in quantitative marine ecology at the University of Tasmania. She has worked as a researcher in Northern Ireland and Italy, and as a Senior Researcher at the Sydney Institute of Marine Science and University of NSW on the World Harbour Project. She recently started a job as a lecturer in marine biology at University of Melbourne, and will be working on building better blue-green urban environments. Her research interests focus on assessing the effects of human stressors in driving the loss and recovery of key habitats. She is a passionate science communicator.