Adjunct Associate Professor
James Smith

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Faculty of Science,
School of Biology & Environmental Science


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Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty of Science,
School of Biology & Environmental Science


Antarctica - microbiology, Bioaerosols, Biofilms and biofouling, Bios, Environmental microbiology, Food microbiology, Microbial air quality measurement and analysis, Microbial ecology and biogeochemistry, Water/wastewater quality, monitoring and treatment



Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Ph.d Microbiology (Montana State University)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Australian Society for Microbiology

  • Clean Air Society of Australia and New Zealand

  • International Laboratory for Air Quality and Health


Teaching areas

  • Environmental microbiology (biogeochemistry)

  • Food microbiology

  • Microbial evolution and diversity

  • Technical writing.

Areas of expertise

  • Applied environmental microbiology

  • Aerobiology and bioaerosols

  • Microbial monitoring and regulation

  • Water/wastewater microbiology and chemistry

  • Antarctic microbiology.

Selected publications

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