Margaret Clayton

Emeritus Prof


Research activity per year

Personal profile


Margaret works in the School of Biological Sciences at Monash University as an Emeritus Professor.

Margaret's research areas of interest are:

  • The functional importance of phenolic compounds in brown algae
  • The reproductive biology of marine algae
  • The biology of polar macroalgae
  • Seaweeds of the Falkland Islands
  • Phylogeny of brown algae

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 14 - Life Below Water