J. Scott Keogh


Scott Keogh is a Professor in Evolutionary Biology at The Australian National University, where he has been since 1998. He has served as Head of Ecology and Evolution in the Research School of Biology at the ANU since 2012. He and his research group work primarily on Australian reptiles and amphibians with a particular focus on phylogenetics, conservation genetics, taxonomy, biogeography and patterns of morphological and ecological evolution, and he has published widely in each of these areas. He has served as the Public Officer, Treasurer, Vice-President, and President of The Australian Society of Herpetologists and has hosted the Society’s conference twice. He has served on the Executive Committee of the World Congress of Herpetology since 2008.