Kathryn McNamara

Dr, PhD Melb.

  • The University of Western Australia (M092), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 104 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
20112018
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Personal profile

Biography

I received my PhD from the University of Melbourne in 2008. I was awarded the Margaret Clayton Fellowship at Monash University from 2010-11, and then came to UWA as an Australian Postdoctoral Fellow.

Funding overview

2012 UWA Research Collaboration Award ($18,500)

2011-14 Australian Postdoctoral Fellowship ($315,000)

Previous positions

2010-11 Margaret Clayton Fellow, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

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Projects 2011 2018

Research Output 2012 2017

  • 104 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
  • 13 Article
  • 1 Letter
1 Citations
immunity
population density
monophenol monooxygenase
Plodia interpunctella
sperm
9 Citations

Sexual conflict and correlated evolution between male persistence and female resistance traits in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus

Dougherty, L. R., van Lieshout, E., McNamara, K. B., Moschilla, J. A., Arnqvist, G. & Simmons, L. W., 31 May 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1855, 20170132.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual conflict
Callosobruchus maculatus
Bruchidae
Beetles
Seed
3 Citations

Experimental evolution reveals that population density does not affect moth signalling behaviour and antennal morphology

Ashman, K. R., McNamara, K. B. & Symonds, M. R. E., Dec 2016, In : Evolutionary Ecology. 30, 6, p. 1009-1021

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

moth
moths
population density
Plodia interpunctella
plastics
2 Citations

Male-biased sex ratio does not promote increased sperm competitiveness in the seed beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus

Mcnamara, K., Robinson, S., Rosa, M. E., Sloan, N., Van Lieshout, E. & Simmons, L., 16 Jun 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 28153.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Beetles
Sex Ratio
Spermatozoa
Seeds
Population
7 Citations

A test of the sexy-sperm and good-sperm hypotheses for the evolution of polyandry

Mcnamara, K., Van Lieshout, E. & Simmons, L., Jul 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology. 25, 4, p. 989-995

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
polyandry
sperm
spermatozoa
testing
viability

Datasets

PO and Lytic for Plodia selection lines

McNamara, K. (Creator), Wedell, N. (Creator), Simmons, L. (Creator), Dryad Digital Repository, 29 May 2013

Dataset

Data from: Sexual conflict and correlated evolution between male persistence and female resistance traits in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus

Dougherty, L. R. (Creator), van Lieshout, E. (Creator), McNamara, K. (Creator), Moschilla, J. A. (Creator), Arnqvist, G. (Creator), Simmons, L. (Creator), Dryad Digital Repository, 26 Apr 2017

Dataset