Dr Andy Sheppard

Research Director

Dr Sheppard is a Senior Principal Research Scientist at CSIRO. He leads or has led international collaborative research in Australia, USA, Europe and South Africa on the ecological management of national priority weeds and pests in Australia, principally using biological control. His primary research interests are around invasion biology. He is Research Director in CSIRO Health & Biosecurity Program – Managing Invasive Species & Diseases. He has also been director of CSIRO’s European Research laboratory in Montpellier France since 2002.