Faculty of Science

Cooperative Research Centre for Honey Bee Products

A selection of current projects in the Centre is listed here.

We welcome you to discuss other research project ideas with us. To do this:
Domestic students can contact Dr Liz Barbour, Research Development Adviser.
International students can use our online enquiry form, which helps us match your research interests with a potential supervisor.

What’s all the buzz? Managing competing interests in developing Western Australia’s beekeeping industry
This project will examine wild bee distributions across the south west portion of the state to assess and promote balance in our natural environment with a goal to securing a sustainable future for native bushland, wildlife, and a commercial beekeeping industry that generates high-value ‘clean and green’ bee products.