Emily J. Flies

Health ecologist. Spatial Scientist. Communicator.

Awards

2017                Tasmanian STEM Communicator of the Year, Government of Tasmania

2017                Deans award for exceptional performance in community engagement and outreach, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, University of Tasmania

2017                Thesis of the Year, Division of Health Sciences, University of South Australia

2017                National Science Week Seed Grant, for Science in the Pub Tasmania’s Women in Science event

2016                National Science Week Seed Grant, for Science in the Pub Tasmania’s The Future of Humanity panel event

2016                STEP Travel Award, Entomology Society of America

2015                Best Student Presentation; Runner Up, Royal Society of South Australia

2014                Best Presentation, School of Pharmacy and Medical Biology Symposium

2014                Three Minute Thesis Winner and People’s Choice Winner University of South Australia

2014                Student Experience Grant, University of South Australia

2014                Royal Society of South Australia Grant

2014                Inspiring Australia Grant, South Australian Government

2014                Student Conference Support, Australian Entomological Society

2014                International Travel Grant, University of South Australia

2014                Small Research Grant, Royal Society of South Australia

2013                Honorable Mention, Australian Entomological Society Conference best presentation competition

2012                University Presidents Scholarship to cover University of South Australia post- graduate tuition

2012                School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences Scholarship to cover living allowances

2012                Travel grant to attend the Ecology Workshop at the Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Disease Conference, the National Science Foundation and Colorado State University’s Continuing Education program

2011                Wallace Fellowship for graduate students pursuing avian research, Zoology Department, Michigan State University

2011                Department Special Recognition Fellowship for Volunteer Work and Leadership, Fisheries and Wildlife Department, Michigan State University

 

2010                Research Grant, American Ornithologists’ Union

2010                Summer Fellowship, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior (EEBB) Program, Michigan State University

2010                Department Special Recognition Fellowship for Volunteer Work and Leadership, Fisheries and Wildlife Department, Michigan State University

2010                Best Poster Presentation, Graduate Academic Conference, Michigan State University

2010                Grants-in-Aid of Research, Sigma Xi: The Scientific Research Society

2010                Glassen Fellowship, Hal and Jean Glassen Memorial Foundation

2010                Travel Grant Award, Environmental Science and Policy Program, Michigan State University

2009                Best Poster Presentation, Graduate Student Organization Symposium, Michigan State University

2005                Summa Cum Laude, University at Buffalo