FERG Members

Academic Staff

Angus McIntosh

Professor Freshwater Ecology
Deputy Head of School
Julius von Haast 226
Internal Phone: 95186

Jon Harding

Professor Freshwater Ecology
Dean of Postgraduate Research
Matariki L5 Nth
Internal Phone: 95135

Michael Winterbourn

Emeritus Professor
Freshwater Ecology
Internal Phone: 95221

Helen Warburton

Lecturer
Freshwater Ecology
Julius von Haast Rm 331
Internal Phone: 95212

Technical Staff

Linda Morris

Technical Officer
Technical Teaching Coordinator
Freshwater Ecology and Cell Biology
Julius von Haast 318
Internal Phone: 95196

Hayley Devlin

Research Technician
CAREX/Freshwater Ecology
Julius von Haast 334
Internal Phone: 95144

Research Staff

Catherine Febria

Researcher
CAREX/Freshwater Ecology
Julius von Haast 334
Internal Phone: 95148

Kristy Hogsden

Research Associate
CAREX/Freshwater Ecology
Julius von Haast 334
Internal Phone: 95179
Chris Meijer

Chris Meijer
Research Assistant
christopher.meijer@pg.canterbury.ac.nz

Richard White

Richard White
Research Associate
richard.white@pg.canterbury.ac.nz

PhD Students

Issie Barrett

Issie Barrett
isabelle.barrett@pg.canterbury.ac.nz
Research Interests: resistance; resilience; community ecology; river restoration.

Nixie Boddy

Nixie Boddy
nixie.boddy@pg.canterbury.ac.nz
Research interests: native fish ecology; environmental gradients; landscape scale dynamics; population dynamics; spatial and temporal modelling.

Katie Collins

Katie Collins
katie.collins@pg.canterbury.ac.nz
Research interests: agricultural waterways; effects of riparian management; aquatic macrophytes.

Steve Pohe

Steve Pohe
stephen.pohe@canterbury.ac.nz
Research interests: natural history of New Zealand aquatic invertebrates; biological monitoring of running waters; taxonomy of New Zealand mayflies (Ephemeroptera).

Justin Pomeranz

Justin Pomeranz
justin.pomeranz@pg.canterbury.ac.nz
Research interests: stream food webs and how they are affected by mining and heavy metals; food web ecology; ecosystem subsidies; entomology; restoration ecology.

Aisling Rayne

Aisling Rayne
aisling.rayne@pg.canterbury.ac.nz
Research interests: kēkēwai (freshwater crayfish); conservation genomics; enhancing resilience.

Channell Thoms

Channell Thoms
channell.thoms@pg.canterbury.ac.nz
Research interests: kekewai (crayfish); kākahi (mussels); multi-trophic translocations of threatened endemic mahinga kai species into rehabilitated waterways.

MSc Students

Alex Barclay

Alex Barclay
arb129@uclive.ac.nz
Research interests: macro-invertebrate communities in alpine standing water; freshwater invertebrate ecology.