Prof Michelle Leishman

Macquarie University

Michelle Leishman

Professor Michelle Leishman is the Chief Investigator for the Which Plant Where? research program based at Macquarie University.

Telephone: 02 9850 9180

About Michelle

Professor Michelle Leishman is the Chief Investigator for the Which Plant Where? research program based at Macquarie University. 

Professor Leishman has a wealth of experience and expertise in climate change impacts on plants across wide range of contexts and the fundamental effects of rising temperatures and carbon dioxide on native and managed ecosystems.

In this research program, Professor Leishman is responsible for:

  • overall research and program leadership and management
  • supervision of researchers, postdoctoral fellows and students
  • establishing rigorous processes to ensure high-quality research
  • review of publications, reports and project outputs
  • leadership of stakeholder communication, engagement and feedback processes