David Chapple
Monash University

Photo of a Professor David Chapple. Photo of a white male wearing glasses and a jumper with the collar turned down.Professor David Chapple

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Head of Evolutionary Ecology of Environmental Change laboratory, Monash University

See Professor Chapple’s full research profile here.



Prof David Chapple (Australian Research Council Future Fellow) leads a research group at Monash University that focuses on the conservation and ecology of Australian reptiles. He is the chair of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) skink specialist group, and was the lead author for the Action Plan for Australian Lizards and Snakes.




My Projects

Current projectCompleted project
NESP RLH, 2021-2027NESP, 2015-2021NERP, 2012-2015TRaCK, 2005-present