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Simon Jarman

Honorary Research Associate -

Room Australian Antarctic Division, Channel Highway, Kingston, Off Campus, Off-Campus

+61 3 6232 3174 (phone)

+61 3 6232 3288 (fax)

simon.jarman@aad.gov.au

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Fields of Research

  • Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology) (060205)
  • Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics (060411)
  • Biogeography and Phylogeography (060302)
  • Molecular Evolution (060409)
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law (180111)
  • Genome Structure and Regulation (060407)
  • Ecological Impacts of Climate Change (050101)
  • Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment (070402)
  • Cancer Genetics (111203)
  • Natural Resource Management (050209)
  • Conservation and Biodiversity (050202)
  • Analytical Biochemistry (060101)
  • Microbial Ecology (060504)
  • Plant Systematics and Taxonomy (060310)
  • Cancer Cell Biology (111201)
  • Fisheries Management (070403)
  • Genetics (060499)
  • Medical Genetics (excl. Cancer Genetics) (110311)
  • Molecular Targets (111207)
  • Haematology (110202)
  • Population Ecology (060207)
  • Epigenetics (incl. Genome Methylation and Epigenomics) (060404)
  • Animal Systematics and Taxonomy (060301)
  • Invertebrate Biology (060808)

Research Objectives

  • Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity (960808)
  • Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences (970105)
  • Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity (960801)
  • Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (960502)
  • Control of Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Marine Environments (960407)
  • Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments (960503)
  • Environmental Services (940110)
  • Cancer and Related Disorders (920102)
  • Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments (960507)
  • Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related) (969902)
  • Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy) (920110)
  • Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales (960501)
  • Urogenital System and Disorders (920119)
  • Blood Disorders (920101)
  • Fisheries - Wild Caught (830299)
  • Wild Caught Fin Fish (excl. Tuna) (830204)
  • Protected Conservation Areas in Marine Environments (961303)

Publications

Total publications

9

Journal Article

(6 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2018Gogarty B, Kirkpatrick J, Fitzgerald N, Jarman S, McCormack P, et al., 'Commercial tourism in Tasmania's wilderness threatens the attraction it exploits', Nature Ecology & Evolution, 2, (1826) ISSN 2397-334X (2018) [Letter or Note in Journal]

DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0723-z [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Gogarty B; Kirkpatrick J; Fitzgerald N; McCormack P; Marthick J

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2016Schmitt NT, Double MC, Jarman SN, Gales N, Marthick JR, et al., 'Low levels of genetic differentiation characterize Australian humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) populations', Marine Mammal Science, 30, (1) pp. 221-241. ISSN 0824-0469 (2016) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/mms.12045 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 14Web of Science - 12

Co-authors: Gales N; Gales R

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2002Jarman SN, Elliott NG, Nicol S, McMinn A, 'Genetic differentiation in the Antarctic coastal krill Euphausia crystallorophias', Heredity, 88 pp. 280-287. ISSN 0018-067X (2002) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1038/sj.hdy.6800041 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 27

Co-authors: McMinn A

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2000Jarman SN, Elliott NG, 'DNA evidence for morphological and cryptic Cenozoic speciations in the Anaspididae, 'living fossils' from the Triassic', Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 13, (4) pp. 624-633. ISSN 1010-061X (2000) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1046/j.1420-9101.2000.00207.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 51Web of Science - 47

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2000Jarman SN, Nicol S, Elliott NG, McMinn A, '28S rDNA Evolution in the Eumalacostraca and the Phylogenetic Position of Krill', Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 17, (1) pp. 26-36. ISSN 1055-7903 (2000) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1006/mpev.2000.0823 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 58Web of Science - 53

Co-authors: McMinn A

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1999Jarman SN, Elliott N, Nicol S, McMinn A, Newman SJ, 'The base composition of the krill genome and its potential susceptibility to damage by UV-B', Antarctic Science, 11, (1) pp. 23-26. ISSN 0954-1020 (1999) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1017/S0954102099000048 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 24Web of Science - 23

Co-authors: McMinn A; Newman SJ

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Conference Publication

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2016Watson L, Miller K, Stark J, Wapstra E, Johnstone G, et al., 'Methods for assessing biodiversity, abundance and distribution of Antarctic sea anemones', NZMSS and AMSA Joint 2016 Conference, 4-7 July 2016, Victoria University, pp. 80. (2016) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Watson L; Miller K; Stark J; Wapstra E

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2005Gibson JAE, Newman L, Swadling KM, Bayly JT, Bissett AP, et al., 'Probing the origins of the Antarctic freshwater fauna', Evolution and Biodiversity in Antarctica Abstracts, 25 - 29 July 2005, Curitiba, Brazil, pp. 85. (2005) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Gibson JAE; Newman L; Swadling KM; Bayly JT; Bissett AP

Other Public Output

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2009Caporne S, Gardner C, Jarman SN, Frusher SD, Johnson CR, et al., 'The Centrostephanus project - update on long-spined sea urchin research', FIshing Today, Tasmanian Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment, Tasmania, Australia, 21, 6 (2009) [Magazine Article]

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Co-authors: Gardner C; Frusher SD; Johnson CR; Ling SD

Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

8

Total funding

$699,264

Projects

Molecular biomarkers for seabird age estimation (2016)$800
Description
The aim of my research is to develop and implement a non-lethal method to accurately and reliably estimate the age of individual long-lived seabirds.
Funding
Linnean Society of New South Wales ($800)
Scheme
Grant-Joyce W Vickery Scientific Research Fund
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Hindell MA; McMahon CR; Dickinson JL; Jarman SN; De Paoli-Iseppi R
Year
2016
Molecular biomarkers for seabird age estimation. (2016)$7,500
Description
The aim of my research is to develop and implement a non-lethal method to accurately and reliably estimate the age of individual long-lived seabirds.
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($7,500)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Hindell MA; Dickinson JL; McMahon CR; Jarman SN; Deagle BE; De Paoli-Iseppi R
Year
2016
Combining deep sequencing and linkage approaches to identify rare variants contributing to familial prostate cancers (2013 - 2014)$35,000
Funding
Cancer Council of Tasmania ($35,000)
Scheme
Grant-Cancer Research
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Dickinson JL; Thomson RJ; Charlesworth JC; Holloway AF; Jarman SN
Period
2013 - 2014
Utilization of quantitative molecular prey detection techniques to better understand ecosystem resilience and the role of rock lobsters in shaping benthic community structure (2007 - 2008)$9,850
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($9,850)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Frusher SD; Johnson CR; Jarman SN; Redd KS
Period
2007 - 2008
Barcoding Antarctica: Applying Molecular Genetic Techniques to Studies of Terrestrial Invertebrate Biodiversity and Biogeograhy (2006)$21,250
Funding
Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) ($21,250)
Scheme
Grant-Australian Antarctic Science
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Gibson JAE; Jarman SN
Year
2006
Comparative Age-based Molecular Processes in Marine Mammals: Development and Application of Non-invasive, Genetic Age Estimation Techniques (2006)$27,700
Funding
Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust ($27,700)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Hindell MA; Dunshea GJ; Gales Nick; Jarman SN
Year
2006
Development and Application of Non-invasive DNA Technology for Marine Mammal Ecology and Management (2006 - 2007)$8,000
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($8,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Hindell MA; Gales Nick; Jarman SN
Period
2006 - 2007
2004-013 Towards Integrated Multi-Species Management of Australia's SE Reef Fisheries: A Tasmanian Example (2005 - 2009)$589,164
Funding
Fisheries Research & Development Corporation ($589,164)
Scheme
Grant-Annual Open Call Round
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Frusher SD; Buxton CD; Barrett NS; Tarbath D; Jarman SN; Semmens JM; Elliott N
Period
2005 - 2009

Research Supervision

Current

1

Completed

10

Current

DegreeTitleCommenced
PhDMolecular Biomarkers for Seabird Age Estimation: Implications for ecological monitoring2015

Completed

DegreeTitleCompleted
PhDThe Development and Application of DNA Metabarcoding to Non-Invasively Assess Albatross Diets
Candidate: Julie Christina McInnes
2017
PhDSea Anemones of the Southern Ocean: Ecology, phylogenetic relationships, life history, and population genomics
Candidate: Leslie Ann Watson
2017
PhDUsing DNA to Explore Predator Diet in Temperate Marine Ecosystems
Candidate: Kevin Scott Redd
2017
PhDSurviving under the Antarctic Sea Ice: A study of the feeding ecology of Antarctic krill
Candidate: Zhongnan Jia
2016
PhDEcological Diagnostics for Marine Mammals: Appraisal of Molecular-based Methods for Dietary and Age Estimation
Candidate: Glenn John Dunshea
2012
PhDThe Application of DNA-Based Methods to the Diet of Antarctic Krill (Euphausia Superba)
Candidate: Abraham John Passmore
2009
PhDThe Utility of DNA Based Diet Analysis in Foraging Ecology: A Case Study Using Marine Generalist Predator
Candidate: Ruth Mariana Casper
2008
PhDTemporal Variability and Evaluation of Methods Used to Infer Diet of a Southern Ocean Predator, the Adelie Penguin Pygoscelis adeliae
Candidate: Megan Tierney
2008
PhDKeeping the Coastlines of the Southern Ocean Pest-free: Hazards, Risks and Management of Non-indigenous Species in High Latitude Marine Environments
Candidate: Patrick Neil Lewis
2007
PhDDNA-based Methods for Studying the Diet of Marine Predators
Candidate: Bruce Emerson Deagle
2006