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Dr Kaori Yokochi

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Teaching Scholar in Conservation Biology

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Life & Env. Sciences

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2017

Research interests

Wildlife Management and Conservation

Urban Ecology

Road Ecology

Mammals

Conservation Genetics

Affiliations

Infra Eco Network Europe (IENE)

The Network for Ecological Research on Artificial Light (NERAL)

Australasian Bat Society

Teaching interests

Wildlife Management and Conservation

Ecology

Statistics

Science Communication

Units taught

SLE109 Foundation for Environmental Science (Unit Chair)

SLE225 Global Environmental Placement

SLE226 Environmental Team Based Research

SLE301 Professional Practice

SLE302 Wildlife Field Studies

SLE309 Wildlife Conservation

Knowledge areas

Wildlife Conservation, Urban Ecology including Road Ecology and light pollution

Research groups

Centre for Integrative Ecology
Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Awards

Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence 2017 (team award) 

Publications

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2020

Patchy resources and multiple threats: how do koalas navigate an urban landscape?

D Whisson, S Zylinski, A Ferrari, K Yokochi, K Ashman

(2020), Vol. 201, pp. 1-7, Landscape and urban planning, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2019

A critique of 'countryside biogeography' as a guide to research in human-dominated landscapes

Don Driscoll, Sara Balouch, Thomas Burns, Tim Garvey, Tricia Wevill, Kaori Yokochi, Tim Doherty

(2019), Vol. 46, pp. 2850-2859, Journal of biogeography, London, Eng., C1

journal article
2016

An endangered arboreal specialist, the western ringtail possum (Pseudocheirus occidentalis), shows a greater genetic divergence across a narrow artificial waterway than a major road

K Yokochi, W Kennington, R Bencini

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-15, PLoS One, San Francisco, Calif., C1-1

journal article
2015

A remarkably quick habituation and high use of a rope bridge by an endangered marsupial, the western ringtail possum

K Yokochi, R Bencini

(2015), Vol. 11, pp. 79-94, Nature conservation, Sofia, Bulgaria, C1-1

journal article

An artificial waterway and road restrict movements and alter home ranges of endangered arboreal marsupial

K Yokochi, B Chambers, R Bencini

(2015), Vol. 96, pp. 1284-1294, Journal of mammalogy, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report