I am a Zoologist and Behavioural Ecologist. My research interests are predator-prey systems and their relationships with climate change, trophic cascades, and migration channels. I am also a scientific communicator and educator.
Please see my list of peer-reviewed publications.
Michelle Jewell at sea
Michelle Jewell with sea turtle hatchlings
Michelle Jewell with white shark jaws
Michelle Jewell collecting blood from a red knot
Michelle Jewell with shark Stanley
Michelle Jewell birding
Michelle Jewell penguins of Antarctica
Michelle Jewell with stranded leatherback turtle
Michelle Jewel with Cape fur seal pup
Michelle Jewell with white shark dissection
Michelle Jewell ringing cormorants on Dyer Island
When not writing for Southern Fried Science, I am promoting women in STEM through my work with The Gills Club.