Queensland Museum Dr Chris Burwell

Senior Curator of Entomology


Chris Burwell joined the Queensland Museum in 1995 and is Senior Curator of insects and also has a 20% co-appointment with Griffith University where he is a lecturer in the Griffith School of Environment. Chris’ research interests focus on the taxonomy, biology and ecology of Hymenoptera, the bees, wasps and especially ants. He also has expertise and a keen interest in dragonflies and damselflies and the diet and foraging ecology of insectivorous vertebrates.