Gary Luck received his Ph.D. degree in environmental management from Edith Cowan University, Perth Western Australia in 2001. He then completed a 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University in California. He works currently as an Associate Professor in ecology and environmental management and as a Principal Researcher at the Institute for Land, Water, and Society at Charles Sturt University, Australia. He is also serving as an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and as a Visiting Professor and Researcher at the Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, the Center for Conservation Biology, Stanford University, and the Ecology Center, University of Queensland. He works as an Interdisciplinary Researcher whose fields of interest lie in the relationships between biodiversity and ecosystem services and the contribution of services to human well-being, the implications of socioeconomic and human demographic change for biodiversity conservation in urban and rural landscapes, and the conservation of native fauna in production landscapes.
Biography Updated on 19 January 2011