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Research interests

  • Marine ecology
  • Climate change


Tom Davis is a Fisheries Scientist based at the National Marine Science Centre in Coffs Harbour. He is a marine ecologist with over 6 years of experience examining the behaviour of marine ecosystems in NSW. He is currently working on filling knowledge gaps for the NSW Marine Estate Management Strategy, particularly focusing on the examining the impacts of climate change on shallow rocky reef ecosystems.


  • PhD – Southern Cross University
  • MMScMgt – Southern Cross University
  • BAppSc – Murdoch University
  • BE(Mech) – Auckland University

Current projects

  • MEMS Initiative 3.5 – Assessing climate change impacts on shallow rocky reef ecosystems

Recent publications

Please refer to Tom Davis's Google Scholar page.

Professional associations and achievements

  • Australian Marine Science Association
  • Australian Society for Fish Biology

Contact details

Email: tom.davis@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Phone: (02) 6656 8916