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Bob Wong's research focuses on the evolution of animal mating systems and behaviour, and how investment in sex influenced reproductive strategies and biological diversity. In recent years, he has also expanded his research to investigate the impacts of environmental change on animal behaviour and the evolutionary process. Research in the group encompasses a wide range of taxa, from insects to fish.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

Research area keywords

  • Evolution
  • Animal Behaviour
  • Sexual Selection
  • Parental Care
  • Animal Communication Systems

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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