People and ecosystems

Understanding of the links between coral reef ecosystems, the goods and services they provide to people, and the wellbeing of human societies.


Ecosystem dynamics: past, present and future

Examining the multi-scale dynamics of reefs, from population dynamics to macroevolution


Responding to a changing world

Advancing the fundamental understanding of the key processes underpinning reef resilience.

Coral Bleaching

Coral Bleaching

Coral Reef Studies

From 2005 to 2022, the main node of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies was headquartered at James Cook University in Townsville, Queensland (Australia)

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Kristen Brown

Kristen Brown

Research Associate

University of Queensland

07 3345 3452

Research Interests:
Coral reef ecology
Coral-algal interactions & competitive dynamics
Coral biology & physiology
Macroalgal ecology & physiology
Impacts of climate change on coral reef ecosystems

Coral Reef Ecosystems Laboratory
School of Biological Sciences |  University of Queensland
Room 708, Level 7 Gehrmann Laboratories (Bldg. 60)
St. Lucia, QLD 4078 Australia

Check out my personal website for more information: http://kristentbrown.weebly.com/


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