Dr. Ian Newton
Principal Research Scientist - CSIRO Nutrition and Health
Ian is a Senior Entomologist based in Mareeba, North Queensland. He has a PhD in entomology and over 20 years experience as an applied entomologist.
He has worked for Universities, CSIRO, the QLD State Government and the private sector on a wide range of horticultural and field crops and pests. Dr Newton has extensive knowledge and experience in IPM research; most recently, he has worked on the Fall Armyworm response and has found a number of Australian endemic parasitoids and pathogens.