Stephen Donald HOPPER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1951-06-18
Education Univ of Western Aust (BSc, PhD)
Books & Publications Publications Leaf and Branch: Trees and Tall Shrubs of Perth (contrib, 1990), Western Australia's Endangered Flora (jtly, 1990), The Banksia Atlas (jtly, 1991), Kangaroo Paws and Catspaws: a Natural History and Field Guide (1993), Gondwanan Heritage: Past, present and future of the Western Australian Biota (jt ed, 1996), Conservation Biology for the Coming Decade (contrib, 1997), Western Australia's Threatened Flora (contrib, 1998), Managing our Bushland: Proceedings of a conference about the protection and management of urban bushland (contrib, 1999), Life on the Rocks: The Art of Survival (jtly, 1999, 2 edn 2008), Soul of the Desert (jtly, 2005), Australian Seeds: A Guide to their collection, identification and biology (contrib, 2006), Orchids of Western Australia (jtly, 2008); more than 200 additional scientific pubns
Recreations music, walking, photography, travelling
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Stephen D Hopper
Career pt/t music teacher (guitar and mandolin) Zenith Music WA 1970-75, botany lab demonstrator Univ of Western Aust 1973-77, contractual botanist Western Australian Herbarium Dept of Agriculture 1977, res offr (flora conservation) Dept of Fisheries and Wildlife 1977-85; Western Australian Wildlife Reseach Centre Dept of Conservation and Land Mgmnt: sr res scientist (flora conservation) 1985-88, sr princ res scientist and OIC 1988-92; dir Kings Park and Botanic Garden Perth WA 1992-99, ceo Botanic Gardens and Parks Authy 1999-2004, fndn prof of plant conservation biology Univ of Western Australia 2004-06, dir Royal Botanic Gardens Kew 2006-; visiting prof: Univ of Reading, Univ of Western Aust; visiting sr res scholar Kings Park and Botanic Garden Perth WA; CSIRO Visiting Scientist Award 1984, Fulbright Senior Scholar's Award 1990, Cwlth Centenary Medal 2003; Hon DSc Univ of Western Australia 2010; corresponding memb Botanical Soc of America, memb Royal Soc of Western Aust, FLS 2007
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