Grants and awards

2022

Early Career Researcher Fellowship via WSU 2022 Researcher Development Early Career Researcher Award for the project “Mistletoe, friend or foe? The trade-offs when living with a parasite in a warmer, drier and more flammable world.” ($14,752)

2021-2023

ARC-Discovery “Tree-mediated methane fluxes: A new frontier in the global carbon cycle” ($364,850)

2020-2022                      

Hermon Slade Foundation “Quantifying forest mortality after unprecedented drought and bushfires in Eastern Australia” ($83,538)

2019                               

Vice-Chancellor’s Excellence Awards – Excellence as an Early Career Researcher (finalist)

Fresh Science media training workshop

2018                               

Conference Travel and Training Fund 2018 ($4,112 Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, Western Sydney University)

2017                               

Soil Biology and Genomics theme funds ($1,900 Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, Western Sydney University)

 Conference Travel and Training Fund 2017 ($2,525 Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, Western Sydney University)

2016                               

Outstanding Student Paper Award (Biogeosciences Section, AGU Fall Meeting 2015)

2015 – 2016                   

Studentship ($4,200 The University of Melbourne)

2015                               

Faculty of Science Traveling Scholarship ($2,400 Faculty of Science, The University of Melbourne)

2014                               

SF Ponds Traveling Scholarship ($1,500 School of Forest and Ecosystem Science, The University of Melbourne)

OzFlux Travel Grant ($500 OzFlux National Ecosystem Research Network)

2013                               

MSLE research grant ($4,500 Melbourne School of Land and Environment, The University of Melbourne)

2012 – 2016                   

International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS; fee remission, relocation allowance + other benefits, Department of Education and Training of the Australian government)

2012 – 2015                   

Australian Postgraduate Award ($25,000 p.a., Department of Education and Training of the Australian government)

RHD Studentship ($10,000 p.a., Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning)

2010                               

DAAD Scholarship for Internships abroad (€3,800/AU$6150 German Academic Exchange Service)