Professor Ian Hawes


Qualifications: PhD

Research Interests

Antarctic Aquatic Ecosystems

NZ Lakes

Teaching Commitments


Biology; Oceanography

Geobiology, microbial ecology, plant physiology, limnology.

Recent Publications

  • 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

  • Rivera-Hernandez, F., Sumner, D. Y., Mackey, T. J., Hawes, I., & Andersen, D. T. (2018). In a PICL: The sedimentary deposits and facies of perennially ice-covered lakes. Sedimentology. doi:10.1111/sed.12522

  • Velasco-Castrillón, A., Hawes, I., & Stevens, M. I. (2018). 100 years on: a re-evaluation of the first discovery of microfauna from Ross Island, Antarctica. Antarctic Science, 11 pages. doi:10.1017/S095410201800007X

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Contact Details

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