DAF Entomology contacts

Dr Melina Miles
Principal Entomologist & Team Leader (Grains Lead)
Toowoomba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4169

Dr Paul Grundy
Principal Research Scientist, Crop Protection and Farming Systems (Cotton Lead)
Toowoomba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4133

Dr Richard Sequeira
Principal Research Scientist
Emerald
[email protected]
Ph: 4991 0810

Hugh Brier
Senior Entomologist (Summer pulses)
Kingaroy
[email protected]
Ph: 4182 1840

Dr Jamie Hopkinson
Entomologist (Insecticide resistance and natural enemies)
Toowoomba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4152

Trevor Volp
Entomologist
Toowoomba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4180

Tonia Grundy
Extension officer (multimedia)
Toowoomba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4108

Adam Quade
Technical Officer
Toowoomba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4248

Other technical staff:

  • Toowoomba: Jacob Balzer, Leisa Bradburn, Kristy Byers
  • Emerald: Gail Spargo

 

The DAF field crops entomology team has won several awards, including:

  • GRDC Seed of Light (2004): David Murray (former team leader) and Melina Miles
  • GRDC Seed of Light (2014): Hugh Brier
  • Summer Grains Industry award (2016): Hugh Brier
  • Cotton Researcher of the year (2017): Paul Grundy (with Stephen Yeates, CSIRO)