DAF Entomology contacts

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

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

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

Dr Jamie Hop­kin­son
Ento­mol­o­gist (Sil­ver­leaf white­fly)
Toowoom­ba
[email protected]
Ph: 4529 4152

Dr Liz Williams
Ento­mol­o­gist
Kingaroy
[email protected]
Ph: 4182 1818

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

Kristy Byers
Tech­ni­cal Offi­cer
Toowoom­ba

Gail Spar­go
Tech­ni­cal Offi­cer
Emer­ald

Trevor Volp
Tech­ni­cal Offi­cer
Toowoom­ba

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

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)