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Dr Kenneth Zimmerman

Lecturer

School of Environmental and Life Sciences (Environmental Science and Management)

Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of New England
  • Bachelor of Science, Slippery Rock University - USA
  • Master of Science, Slippery Rock University - USA

Keywords

  • Ecology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Fisheries Sciences

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
059999Environmental Sciences not elsewhere classified50
050299Environmental Science and Management not elsewhere classified50

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2014 - LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Environmental and Life Sciences
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (6 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Alderson B, Mazumder D, Saintilan N, Zimmerman K, Mulry P, 'Application of isotope mixing models to discriminate dietary sources over small-scale patches in saltmarsh', Marine Ecology Progress Series, 487 113-122 (2013) [C1]
DOI10.3354/meps10335Author URL
2007Nguyen VT, Momtaz S, Zimmerman KD, 'Water pollution concerns in shrimp farming in Vietnam: A case study of Can Gio, Ho Chi Minh City', International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, 3 129-137 (2007) [C1]
Co-authorsSalim Momtaz
2004Cummins SP, Roberts DE, Zimmerman KD, 'Effects of the green macroalga Enteromorpha intestinalis on macrobenthic and seagrass assemblages in a shallow coastal estuary', Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 266 77-87 (2004) [C1]
DOI10.3354/meps266077
CitationsScopus - 45Web of Science - 44
2003Paterson KJ, Schreider MJ, Zimmerman KD, 'Anthropogenic effects on seston quality and quantity and the growth and survival of Sydney rock oyster (Saccostrea glomerata) in two estuaries in NSW, Australia', Aquaculture, 221 407-426 (2003) [C1]
DOI10.1016/S0044-8486(03)00027-9
CitationsScopus - 21Web of Science - 18
Co-authorsMaria Schreider
2003Paterson KJ, Schreider MJ, Zimmerman KD, 'Effect of catchment disturbance on seston quality and quantity in Brisbane Water, NSW', Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 56 355-368 (2003) [C1]
DOI10.1016/S0272-7714(02)00188-9
CitationsScopus - 5Web of Science - 4
Co-authorsMaria Schreider
2002Ellem GK, Furst JE, Zimmerman KD, 'Shell clamping behaviour in the limpet Cellana tramoserica', The Journal of Experimental Biology, 205 539-547 (2002) [C1]
CitationsScopus - 13Web of Science - 11
Co-authorsJohn Furst
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Conference (3 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2007Nguyen VT, Momtaz S, Zimmerman KD, 'Wastewater from shrimp farming and water pollution in Vietnam', Environmental Science and Technology (2007), Houston, Texas (2007) [E1]
Co-authorsSalim Momtaz
2000Ellem GK, Furst JE, Zimmerman KD, 'Limpet behavioural strategies in resisting wave action', Australian Marine Sciences Association Inc: Annual Conference, UNSW Sydney (2000) [E3]
Co-authorsJohn Furst
2000Schreider MJ, Zimmerman KD, Patterson K, 'Effect of Catchment Development on Seston Quality and Quantity in Brisbane Water', Australian Marine Sciences Association Inc: Annual Conference, UNSW Sydney (2000) [E3]
Co-authorsMaria Schreider
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants3
Total funding$71,437

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20082 grants / $58,437

Trophic associations involving fish and crustaceans in coastal saltmarsh$42,597

Funding body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Funding bodyARC (Australian Research Council)
Project TeamDoctor Kenneth Zimmerman, Professor Neil Saintilan, Mr R Williams, Mr John Twining
SchemeLinkage Projects
RoleLead
Funding Start2008
Funding Finish2008
GNoG0189279
Type Of FundingAust Competitive - Commonwealth
Category1CS
UONY

Trophic associations involving fish and crustaceans in coastal saltmarsh$15,840

Funding body: NSW Department of Primary Industries (Fisheries)

Funding bodyNSW Department of Primary Industries (Fisheries)
Project TeamDoctor Kenneth Zimmerman
SchemeLinkage Projects Partner funding
RoleLead
Funding Start2008
Funding Finish2008
GNoG0189661
Type Of FundingOther Public Sector - State
Category2OPS
UONY

19961 grants / $13,000

The Development of New Techniques for Establishment of a Marine Dtabase for the Central Coast of NSW$13,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamDoctor Kenneth Zimmerman
SchemeNew Staff Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start1996
Funding Finish1996
GNoG0176106
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
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Research Supervision

Current Supervision

CommencedResearch Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2013Climate Change Threats and Adaptations Responses in Small Island Developing States
Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Co-Supervisor
2012Linking Fishing Community Characteristics in Marine Fisheries Management Strategies in Vietnam
Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Co-Supervisor
2011Exploring the Process of Adaptation to Climate Change in the Coastal Regions of Bangladesh
Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Co-Supervisor
2011Management of Tam Giang Lagoon, Thua Thien Hue Province, Vietnam
Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Co-Supervisor

Past Supervision

YearResearch Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2014Trophic Associations Involving Temperate Estuarine Fish and Crustaceans in Coastal Saltmarsh Habitat
Marine Science, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Principal Supervisor
2008The Influences of Shrimp Farming and Fishing Practices on Natural Fish Conservation in Can Gio, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Co-Supervisor
2003The Ecological Effects of Wrack Harvesting in the Tuggerah Lakes, New South Wales
Marine Science, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Principal Supervisor
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Dr Kenneth Zimmerman

Position

Lecturer
Marine Science
School of Environmental and Life Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Focus area

Environmental Science and Management

Contact Details

Emailkenneth.zimmerman@newcastle.edu.au
Phone(02) 4348 4127
Fax(02) 4348 4145

Office

RoomSO:E1.09
BuildingScience Offices
LocationOurimbah
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah, NSW 2258
Australia
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