Dr Maria Gibson

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Visitor

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Life & Env. Sciences

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

maria.gibson@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17466

Publications

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2018

The effect of prescribed burning on plant rarity in a temperate forest

J Patykowski, G Holland, M Dell, T Wevill, K Callister, A Bennett, M Gibson

(2018), Vol. 8, pp. 1714-1725, Ecology and evolution, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

People and their plants: the effect of an educational comic on gardening intentions

T Hands, A Shaw, M Gibson, K Miller

(2018), Vol. 30, pp. 132-137, Urban forestry and urban greening, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Rarity and nutrient acquisition relationships before and after prescribed burning in an Australian box-ironbark forest

John Patykowski, Matt Dell, Tricia Wevill, Maria Gibson

(2018), Vol. 10, pp. 1-13, AoB plants, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal
2017

Avian responses to an emergent, wetland weed

E Carlos, M Weston, M Gibson

(2017), Vol. 42, pp. 277-287, Austral ecology : a journal of ecology in the Southern Hemisphere, London, Eng., C1

journal

Enhancing pre-service teachers' concept of Earth Science through an immersive, conceptual museum learning program (Reconceptualising Rocks)

L Dawborn-Gundlach, J Pesina, E Rochette, P Hubber, P Gaff, D Henry, M Gibson, L Kelly, C Redman

(2017), Vol. 67, pp. 214-226, Teaching and Teacher Education, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal

Pollinator rarity limits reintroduction sites in an endangered sexually deceptive orchid (Caladenia hastata): implications for plants with specialized pollination systems

N Reiter, K Vlcek, N O'Brien, M Gibson, D Pitts, G Brown, C Bower, R Phillips

(2017), Vol. 184, pp. 122-136, Botanical journal of the linnean society, Oxford, England, C1

journal
2016

Germination ecology and seed dispersal of a critically endangered plant: a case study of Pomaderris vacciniifolia (Round-leaf Pomaderris)

J Patykowski, M Dell, M Gibson

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-12, PLoS One, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal
2015

Sex expression and reproduction of four bryophytes following timber harvesting

B Sinclair, M Gibson

(2015), Vol. 132, pp. 160-170, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Alcoholic nectar and fermenting yeasts: Grevillea 'Robyn Gordon' and Eucalyptus sideroxylon

N Evans, M Gibson

(2015), Vol. 132, pp. 134-138, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2014

Weeds and wildlife: perceptions and practices of weed managers

E Carlos, M Gibson, M Weston

(2014), Vol. 12, pp. 54-64, Conservation and society, Mumbai, India, C1

journal

A review of the conservation ecology of round-leaf Pomaderris Pomaderris vacciniifolia F. Muell. ex Reissek (Rhamnaceae)

J Patykowski, M Gibson, M Dell

(2014), Vol. 131, pp. 44-51, Victorian naturalist, Blackburn, Vic, C1

journal

Uptake and toxicity of arsenic: Bryum dichotomum Hedw. - a case study

A Floyed, M Gibson

(2014), Vol. 131, pp. 192-203, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2013

Reproduction in the Sphacelariales: Sex is a rare occurrence

M Gibson

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 21-30, Botanica Serbica, C1

journal
2012

Bryophytes of urban industrial streetscapes in Victoria, Australia

A Floyed, M Gibson

(2012), Vol. 129, pp. 203-214, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2010

Friend or foe : exotic flora and ecosystem function

M Birtchnell, M Gibson

(2010), Vol. 127, pp. 124-136, Victorian naturalist, Blackburn, Vic., C1

journal

Successional changes in epiphytic rainforest lichens: Implications for the management of rainforest communities

S Morley, M Gibson

(2010), Vol. 42, pp. 311-321, Lichenologist, C1

journal

The habitat value of Gorse Ulex europaeus L. and Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna Jacq. for birds in Quarry Hills Bushland Park, Victoria

E Carlos, M Gibson

(2010), Vol. 127, pp. 115-124, Victorian Naturalist, C1

journal

Weeds: a brief introduction

M Gibson

(2010), Vol. 127, pp. 96-103, The Victorian naturalist, Blackburn, Vic., C1

journal
2009

Bioinformatic and expression analyses of genes mediating zinc homeostasis in Nostoc punctiforme

L Hudek, L Rai, D Freestone, A Michalczyk, M Gibson, Y Song, M Leigh Ackland

(2009), Vol. 75, pp. 784-791, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, C1

journal
2006

The sexual reproduction and phenology of atrichum androgynum (Mll.Hal.)A. Jaeger

L Biggs, M Gibson

(2006), Vol. 123, pp. 270-278, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Epiphytic bryophytes of Dicksonia antarctica Labill. from selected pockets of cool temperate rainforest, Central Highlands, Victoria

A Floyed, M Gibson

(2006), Vol. 123, pp. 229-235, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

A pictorial representation of peristomal architecture

C Tyshing, M Gibson

(2006), Vol. 123, pp. 203-211, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Long-term flowering patterns of melliferous Eucalyptus (Myrtaceae) species

M Birtchnell, M Gibson

(2006), Vol. 54, pp. 745-754, Australian journal of botany, Collingwood, Vic., C1

journal
2004

Stream-rock bryophytes at Cement Creek Turntable, Victoria

C Carrigan, M Gibson

(2004), Vol. 121, pp. 153-157, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Cool temperate rainforest lichens of Victoria, Australia: Floristics and distribution

S Morley, M Gibson

(2004), Vol. 107, pp. 62-74, Bryologist, C1

journal
2003

Comparative sexuality of conspecific stream-side and stream-rock mosses

C Carrigan, M Gibson

(2003), Vol. 14, pp. 71-74, Hikobia, Hiroshima-shi, Japan, C1

journal

The sexuality of Atrichum androgynum (C.Mll.) Jaeg. (Musci: Polytrichaceae) in Wet Schlerophyll and cool temperate rainforest of Victoria, Australia

L Biggs, M Gibson

(2003), Vol. 14, pp. 75-78, Hikobia, Hiroshima-shi, Japan, C1

journal

Reproduction in Sphacelaria biradiata Askenasy (Sphacelariales, Phaeophyceae) in Southern Australia

M Gibson

(2003), Vol. 120, pp. 171-178, Victorian naturalist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

The habitat value of weeds for wildlife and implications for bird conservation and management

Dr Maria Gibson, A/Prof Mike Weston, Dr Emma Carlos

  • 2009: $1,000

The habitat value of weeds for wildlife: implications for weed management

Dr Maria Gibson, A/Prof Mike Weston, Dr Emma Carlos

  • 2010: $7,500
  • 2008: $4,000

The role of rare plants in ecosystem function within the Central Highlands region of Victoria

Dr Maria Gibson, Mr John Patykowski

  • 2014: $8,000
  • 2013: $7,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2014

Christine Lorraine Tyshing

Thesis entitled: Moss distribution along a rainfall gradient in semi-arid, non-Eucalypt Woodland of Victoria, Australia

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2013

Emma Carlos

Thesis entitled: The value of weeds for wildlife and implications for management

Doctor of Philosophy (Life & Env), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2012

Bernadette Sinclair

Thesis entitled: Resilience of Bryophytes to Timber Harvesting

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2010

Aaron Breck Floyed

Thesis entitled: Urban Streetscape Bryophytes and Heavy Metals an Emphasis on Arsenic

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Matthew David Dell

Thesis entitled: Phytogeography of Northeast Tasmania with a Focus on Bryophytes

Doctor of Philosophy (Life & Env), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2009

Chantal Monique Carrigan

Thesis entitled: Stream Bryophytes of Victorian Temperate Rainforests

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Melanie Birtchnell

Thesis entitled: Flowering Ecology of South-East Australian Melliferous Flora

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2002

Sharon Ford

Thesis entitled: The Lichens of Cool Temperate Victorian Rainforests

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Associate Supervisor
2018

John Wallace Patykowski

Thesis entitled: The effect of disturbance on plant rarity and ecosystem function

Doctor of Philosophy (Life & Env), School of Life and Environmental Sciences

2012

Lee Hudek

Thesis entitled: Metal Uptake and Efflux Mechanisms in Nostoc Punctiforme

Doctor of Philosophy (Biol & Chem), School of Life and Environmental Sciences