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Lucie Bland

Country: United Kingdom

Qualification: Ph.D. in Life Sciences; Imperial College London

Communication style

Experienced mentor, will speak slow in easy English, and has interacted with ESL researchers.

  1. Instructor profile
Lucie is the recipient of several academic awards. She secured research funding worth AUD 780,000, including AUD 24,000 as a PI. She also serves as a peer reviewer. Till date, she has undertaken peer review for 10 international journals. Lucie holds a Ph.D. from the prestigious Imperial College London in UK.
  • Is a published author, with 232 citations since 2012.
  • All her articles are published in Quarter 1 SCImago journals
  • One of her PhD manuscripts was in the top 1% cited in Ecology and Environment in 2016.
  • Is the recipient of several academic awards.
  • 2010–14 | PhD, Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London, UK
  • 2013 | Certificate in Narrative Non-Fiction, City University of London, UK
  • 2007–10 | BA (Hons) First Class, Biological Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
  • 2015 | Eureka Award for Environmental Research (as part of a team)
  • 2013 | 1st prize for presentation, Student Conference for Conservation Science
  • 2013 | 3rd prize for student presentation, International Congress for Conservation Biology
  • 2008 | St Hilda’s College Scholar, University of Oxford
Publications She has authored 14 academic papers cited 232 times since 2012, including eight first-authored papers. Her manuscripts have all been published in Quarter 1 SCImago journals, and one of her PhD manuscripts was in the top 1% cited in Ecology and Environment in 2016.
  • Bland, L. M., Rowland, J., Keith, D. A., Lester, R. E., Linn, M., Regan, T., Rodrigues, J. P., and Nicholson, E. Defining ecosystem collapse for risk assessment, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment (in press). [Impact Factor: 8.5]
  • Bland, L. M., Regan, T. J., Dinh, M. N., Ferrari, R., Keith, D. A., Lester, R., Mouillot, D., Murray, N. J., Nguyen, H. A., and Nicholson, E. (2017) Using multiple lines of evidence to assess the risk of ecosystem collapse, Proceedings of the Royal Society: B, 284:1863, 20170660. [Impact Factor: 4.9]
  • Bland, L. M. (2017) Global correlates of extinction risk in freshwater crayfish, Animal Conservation (early view). [Impact Factor 2.8]
  • Pettorelli, N., Schulte to Buhne, H., Tulloch, A., Dubois, G., Macinnis-Ng, C., Queirós, A., Keith, D., Wegmann, M., Schrodt, F., Stellmes, M., Sonnenschein, R., Geller, G., Roy, S., Somers, B., Murray, N. Bland, L., Geijzendorffer, I., Kerr, J., Broszeit, S., Leitão, P., Duncan, C. El Serafy, G., He, K., Blanchard, J., Lucas, R., Mairota, P. Webb, T., and Nicholson, E. (2017) Satellite remote sensing of ecosystem functions: opportunities, challenges and way forward, Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation (early view) [Impact Factor: NA].
  • Darrah, S., Bland, L. M., Bachman, S. P., Clubbe, C., and Trias Blasi, A. (2017) Using coarse-scale species distribution data to predict extinction risk in plants, Diversity and Distributions, 23:4, 435-447. [Impact Factor 4.6]
  • Murray, N., Keith, D. A., Bland, L. M., Nicholson, E., Regan, T. J., Rodriguez, J. P., and Bedward, M. (2017) The use of range size to assess risks to biodiversity from stochastic threats, Diversity and Distributions, 1-10 (early view). [Impact Factor 4.6, 2 citations]
  • Bland, L. M., Bielby, J., Kearney, S., Orme, C. D. L., Watson, J. E. M., and Collen, B (2017). Towards reassessing Data Deficient species, Conservation Biology, 31:3, 531-539. [Impact Factor 4.3, 5 citations]
  • Bland, L. M. and Böhm, M. (2016) Overcoming data deficiency in reptiles, Biological Conservation, 204, 16-22. [Impact Factor 3.9, 9 citations]
  • Böhm, M., Williams, R., Bramhall, H., McMillan, K., Davidson, A., Garcia, A, Bland, L. M., Bielby, J., Purvis, A. and Collen. B. (2016) Correlates of extinction risk in squamate reptiles: the relative importance of biology, geography and threat, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 25, 391-405. [Impact Factor 5.8, 20 citations]
  • Bland, L. M., Collen, B., Nicholson, E., Orme, C. D. L., Bielby, J, and Mc Carthy, M. (2015) Cost-effective assessment of extinction risk with limited information, Journal of Applied Ecology, 52:4, 861-870. [Impact Factor 5.2, 14 citations]
  • Rodríguez, J. P., Keith, D. A., Rodríguez-Clark, K. A., Murray, N. J., Nicholson, E., Regan, T. J., Miller, R. M., Barrow, E. G., Bland, L. M., Boe, K., Brooks, T. M., Oliveira-Miranda, M. A., Spalding, M., and Wit, P. (2015) A practical guide to the application of the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems criteria, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: Series B, 370, 1664. [Impact Factor 5.9, 36 citations]
  • Bland, L. M., Collen, B., Orme, C. D. L. and Bielby, J. (2015) Predicting the conservation status of Data Deficient species, Conservation Biology, 29:1, 250-259. Highly cited in the field of Environment/Ecology (Web of Science) [Impact Factor 4.3, 56 citations]
  • Bland, L. M., Collen, B., Orme, C. D. L. and Bielby, J. (2012) Data uncertainty and the selectivity of extinction risk in freshwater invertebrates, Diversity & Distributions, 18:12, 1211-1220. [Impact Factor 4.6, 24 citations]
  • Keith, D. A., Rodríguez, J. P., Brooks, T. M., Burgman, M. A., Barrow, E. G., Bland, L. M., Comer, P. J., Franklin, J., Link, J., McCarthy, M. A., Miller, R. M., Murray, N. J., Nel, J., Nicholson, E., Olivera-Miranda, M. A., Regan, T. J., Rodríguez-Clark, K. M., Rouget, M., and Spalding, M. D. (2015) The IUCN red list of ecosystems: Motivations, challenges and applications, Conservation Letters, 8:3, 214-226. [Impact Factor 7.1, 36 citations]
Grant Writing Skills
  • Awarded AUD 780,000 in grant funding, including AUD 24,000 as Chief Investigator.
  • Contributed to a successful € 500,000 proposal to the Finnish Academy of Sciences, investigating the effects of climate change on peatlands.
Peer Review
  • Reviewer of 22 manuscripts for 10 international journals (Biological Conservation, Conservation Biology, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, Global Change Biology, PeerJ, Journal of Herpetology, Environmental Impact Assessment Review, Diversity and Distributions, Conservation Letters, Animal Conservation).
  • PhD confirmation report review, James Cook University (2016).

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