Dr. Simon Baxter

Senior Lecturer In Genetics (Insect Pest Control), Biosciences,
University of Melbourne

As a lecturer of Evolutionary Biology at the University of Melbourne, Dr Simon Baxter has specialised in Evolutionary Biology.

His research applies genetic approaches and molecular techniques to better understand the biology of a range of insect pests in Australia. This has assisted in gaining a better understanding into resistance to insecticides across Australia.

Speaker Sessions

June 07, 2023

Growing and Farming: Rapid spread of resistance to an insecticide across Australia

Riverbank Rooms 2-4

1340 - 1400