Professor Ian Hawes


Qualifications: PhD

Research Interests

Antarctic Aquatic Ecosystems

NZ Lakes

Teaching Commitments


Biology; Oceanography

Geobiology, microbial ecology, plant physiology, limnology.

Recent Publications

  • Hu, Q., Turnbull, M., & Hawes, I. (2019). Estimated light compensation depth explains growth of Stuckenia pectinata in Te Waihora. Aquatic Botany, 156, 57-64. doi:10.1016/j.aquabot.2019.04.005

  • Piazza, P., Cummings, V., Guzzi, A., Hawes, I., Lohrer, A., Marini, S., . . . Schiaparelli, S. (2019). Underwater photogrammetry in Antarctica: long-term observations in benthic ecosystems and legacy data rescue. Polar Biology. doi:10.1007/s00300-019-02480-w

  • Matys, E. D., Mackey, T., Grettenberger, C., Mueller, E., Sumner, D. Y., Hawes, I., & Summons, R. E. (2019). Bacteriohopanepolyols across environmental gradients in Lake Vanda, Antarctica. Geobiology. doi:10.1111/gbi.12335

  • Biessy, L., Smith, K. F., Harwood, D. T., Boundy, M. J., Hawes, I., & Wood, S. A. (2019). Spatial variability and depuration of tetrodotoxin in the bivalve Paphies australis from New Zealand. Toxicon: X, 2. doi:10.1016/j.toxcx.2019.100008

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Contact Details

Phone: +64 7 5785927
Cellphone: +64 21 02281494