Leilani Walker

Leilani Walker

Associate Investigator

 

Leilani is the R. T. Shannon Assistant Curator in Entomology at Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland War Memorial Museum. Previously, she worked as a postdoctoral researcher in the Faculty of Health and Environmental Science at the Auckland University of Technology, investigating how landowner values around native reforestation shape landscape management decisions. Leilani completed her PhD in behavioural ecology and evolution at the University of Auckland and her research interests include biodiversity, animal behaviour and relationships between New Zealanders and native flora and fauna. More about Leilani.