Associate Professor Russell Brian Millar

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Associate Professor

Biography

Russell did his undergraduate and MSc study at Auckland and graduated Ph.D from the University of Washington in 1989. Involvement with a salmon management problem in Washington led to an interest in fisheries and he took a research scientist position with the Canadian Dept of Fisheries and Oceans (St John's, Newfoundland).

In 1992 he returned to New Zealand as a lecturer at the University of Otago. He joined The University of Auckland in 1996.

Research | Current

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Postgraduate supervision

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Responsibilities

STATS 20x

STATS 730

Areas of expertise

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Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Broadhurst, M. K., Butcher, P. A., & Millar, R. B. (2017). Escape gaps in recreational panulirid traps: Reducing catches of undersized Sagmariasus verreauxi while increasing fishing power for legal sizes. Fisheries Research, 189, 55-61. 10.1016/j.fishres.2017.01.006
  • Hall, K. C., Broadhurst, M. K., Butcher, P. A., Cameron, L., Rowland, S. J., & Millar, R. B. (2017). Sublethal effects of angling and release on golden perch Macquaria ambigua: implications for reproduction and fish health. Journal of fish biology10.1111/jfb.13282
  • Broadhurst, M. K., & Millar, R. B. (2017). Reducing the marine debris of recreational hoop nets in south-eastern Australia. Marine pollution bulletin10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.03.021
  • Broadhurst, M. K., Millar, R. B., & Hughes, B. (2017). Performance of industry-developed escape gaps in Australian Portunus pelagicus traps. Fisheries Research, 187, 120-126. 10.1016/j.fishres.2016.11.013
  • Broadhurst, M. K., Balash, C., Sterling, D. J., Millar, R. B., & Matsubara, S. (2017). Effects of knot orientation on the height and drag of a penaeid trawl. Fisheries Research, 186, 48-54. 10.1016/j.fishres.2016.08.003
  • COLEMAN, M. E. L. I. N. D. A. A., INGLETON, T. I. M., MILLAR, R. U. S. S. E. L. L. B., DAVIES, P. E. T. E. R. L., JORDAN, A. L. A. N., & KELAHER, B. R. E. N. D. A. N. P. (2016). Remotely sensed habitat variables are poor surrogates for functional traits of rocky reef fish assemblages. Environmental Conservation, 43 (04), 368-375. 10.1017/S0376892916000205
  • Broadhurst, M. K., Millar, R. B., Spach, H. L., & Colombo, N. (2016). Damage and mortality of juvenile seabob shrimp ( Xiphopenaeus kroyeri ) discarded in a tropical artisanal trawl fishery. ICES Journal of Marine Science: Journal du Conseil, 73 (9), 2364-2369. 10.1093/icesjms/fsw064
  • Possatto, F. E., Broadhurst, M. K., Spach, H. L., Winemiller, K. O., Millar, R. B., Santos, K. M., & Lamour, M. R. (2016). Mapping the spatio-temporal distribution of threatened batoids to improve conservation in a subtropical estuary. Journal of fish biology, 89 (1), 1098-1104. 10.1111/jfb.12972

Contact details

Primary location

SCIENCE CENTRE - MATHPHYSIC - Bldg 303
Level 3, Room 333
38 PRINCES ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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