Matthew is a research postdoctoral associate with the ICON Science Lab at RMIT University. Matthew is currently working on a range of research projects including evaluating the social dimensions of private land conservation, biodiversity footprint analysis, and prioritising conservation behavior change.
Previously, Matthew worked in forest and prairie restoration projects in Minnesota and New York, and managed a protected area in West Africa, focused on primate conservation. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Minnesota College of Natural Resources and his MSc from Imperial College London. His research is supported by RMIT University, and the Australian Government’s National Environmental Science Program’s Threatened Species Hub.
Conservation, Behaviour change