Daniel White

Technical Assistant (Seedbank)  

Daniel White is a technical assistant in the Victorian Conservation Seedbank. His expertise ranges from field-based seed collection to seed banking procedures and experimental work. In tandem with this role, he is a PhD candidate at Deakin University in partnership with RBGV. His research focus lies at the intersection between population genetics and plant regenerative ecology, where he is looking at within-species variation in germination requirements and eco-physiological responses in a suite of threatened alpine specialists.