JCU Prizes Browse all prizes Emeritus Professor Richard Pearson Prize in 3rd Year Ecology

Emeritus Professor Richard Pearson Prize in 3rd Year Ecology

History of the prize

Emeritus Professor Richard Pearson was a supportive and nurturing head of the zoology and ecology group at JCU for many years. A self-proclaimed eclectic ecologist, his interests lie in freshwater systems and terrestrial vertebrates. Richard has remained actively engaged with zoology and ecology staff and research and achievements at JCU and across the field since his retirement. This prize honours his commitment to the field of ecology, and to JCUs group of ecologists.

Donor

College of Science and Engineering

Prize Information

Awarded to the Bachelor of Science student with the highest average marks across any or all of the subjects BZ3220/BZ5220 Population and Community Ecology, BZ3061/BZ5061 Behavioural Ecology and BZ3230/BZ3230 Ecological Research Methods.

$400

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