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Dr Kenneth Zimmerman

Lecturer

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

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise
- Environmental Science and management - Ecology - Fisheries Sciences

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

Code Description Percentage
059999 Environmental Sciences not elsewhere classified 50
050299 Environmental Science and Management not elsewhere classified 50

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University 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For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.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)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Alderson 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]
DOI 10.3354/meps10335
2007 Nguyen 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-authors Salim Momtaz
2004 Cummins 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]
DOI 10.3354/meps266077
Citations Scopus - 45Web of Science - 44
2003 Paterson 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]
DOI 10.1016/S0044-8486(03)00027-9
Citations Scopus - 21Web of Science - 18
Co-authors Maria Schreider
2003 Paterson 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]
DOI 10.1016/S0272-7714(02)00188-9
Citations Scopus - 5Web of Science - 4
Co-authors Maria Schreider
2002 Ellem GK, Furst JE, Zimmerman KD, 'Shell clamping behaviour in the limpet Cellana tramoserica', The Journal of Experimental Biology, 205 539-547 (2002) [C1]
Citations Scopus - 14Web of Science - 11
Co-authors John Furst
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Conference (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2007 Nguyen VT, Momtaz S, Zimmerman KD, 'Wastewater from shrimp farming and water pollution in Vietnam', Environmental Science and Technology (2007), Houston, Texas (2007) [E1]
Co-authors Salim Momtaz
2000 Ellem GK, Furst JE, Zimmerman KD, 'Limpet behavioural strategies in resisting wave action', Australian Marine Sciences Association Inc: Annual Conference, UNSW Sydney (2000) [E3]
Co-authors John Furst
2000 Schreider 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-authors Maria Schreider
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 3
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 body ARC (Australian Research Council)
Project Team Doctor Kenneth Zimmerman, Professor Neil Saintilan, Mr R Williams, Mr John Twining
Scheme Linkage Projects
Role Lead
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0189279
Type Of Funding Aust Competitive - Commonwealth
Category 1CS
UON Y

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

Funding body: NSW Department of Primary Industries (Fisheries)

Funding body NSW Department of Primary Industries (Fisheries)
Project Team Doctor Kenneth Zimmerman
Scheme Linkage Projects Partner funding
Role Lead
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0189661
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - State
Category 2OPS
UON Y

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 body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Kenneth Zimmerman
Scheme New Staff Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 1996
Funding Finish 1996
GNo G0176106
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Research Supervision

Number of supervisions

Completed4
Current3

Total current UON EFTSL

PhD0.5

Current Supervision

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

Past Supervision

Year Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2015 Exploring the Process of Adaptation to Climate Change in the Coastal Regions of Bangladesh
Environmental Studies, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Co-Supervisor
2014 Trophic Associations Involving Temperate Estuarine Fish and Crustaceans in Coastal Saltmarsh Habitat
Marine Science, Faculty of Science and Information Technology
Principal Supervisor
2008 The 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
2003 The 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

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

Office

Room SO:E1.09
Building Science Offices
Location Ourimbah
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah, NSW 2258
Australia
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