22 May 2017

Wildlife Forensic Scientist

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:32 pm on 22 May 2017

Dr Rebecca Johnson is a wildlife 'detective'. She's a forensic scientist, conservation geneticist and co-chief investigator of the Koala Genome Consortium. It's a group carrying out sequencing of the koala genome to try and conserve the species. Rebecca is also the director of the Australian Museum Research Institute.

Dr Rebecca Johnson is a wildlife forensic scientist.

Dr Rebecca Johnson is a wildlife forensic scientist. Photo: Supplied / James Horan

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