Dr Luke Shoo

Research Fellow

School of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 336 52527



  • Bachelor of Environmental Science, Griffith University
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith University


  • Scheffers, Brett R. , Shoo, Luke, Phillips, Ben, Macdonald, Stewart L. , Anderson, Alex, Vanderwal, Jeremy, Storlie, Collin, Gourret, Arnaud and Williams, Stephen E. (2017) Vertical (arboreality) and horizontal (dispersal) movement increase the resilience of vertebrates to climatic instability. Global Ecology and Biogeography, . doi:10.1111/geb.12585

  • Shoo, Luke P., Catterall, Carla P., Nicol, Sam, Christian, Rochelle, Rhodes, Jonathan, Atkinson, Penny, Butler, Don, Zhu, Roger and Wilson, Kerrie A. (2016) Navigating complex decisions in restoration investment. Conservation Letters, . doi:10.1111/conl.12327

  • McAlpine, Clive, Catterall, Carla P., Mac Nally, Ralph, Lindenmayer, David, Reid, J. Leighton, Holl, Karen D., Bennett, Andrew F., Runting, Rebecca K., Wilson, Kerrie, Hobbs, Richard J., Seabrook, Leonie, Cunningham, Shaun, Moilanen, Atte, Maron, Martine, Shoo, Luke, Lunt, Ian, Vesk, Peter, Rumpff, Libby, Martin, Tara G., Thomson, James and Possingham, Hugh (2016) Integrating plant- and animal- based perspectives for more effective restoration of biodiversity. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 14 1: 37-45. doi:10.1002/16-0108.1

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  • Doctor Philosophy

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Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Williams, S. E., Williams, Y. M., VanDerWal, J., Isaac, J. L., Shoo, L. P. and Johnson, C. N. (2009). Ecological specialization and population size in a biodiversity hotspot: How rare species avoid extinction. In: Arthur M. Sackler Colloquium of the National Academy of Sciences on Biogeography, Changing Climates and Niche Evolution, Irvine, CA, United States, (19737-19741). 11-13 December 2008. doi:10.1073/pnas.0901640106

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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