Assoc. Prof. Ros Gleadow

Associate Professor

Ph.D.

Telephone: +61-3-9905-1667
Fax: +61-3-9905-1450
E-mail: Ros.Gleadow@monash.edu

President, Australian Society of Plant Scientists

Roslyn Gleadow
Research areas
  • Environmental regulation of secondary metabolism in plants
  • Molecular control of secondary metabolism in plants
  • Plant-animal interactions
  • Climate change
  • Food security
  • Science communication and education
Honours projects for prospective students
Research projects
  • Environmental and genetic regulation of cyanogenesis in forage sorghum and cassava
  • Effect of climate change on nutritive value of tropical crops
  • Regulation of secondary metabolism in Eucalyptus
  • Engaging students in science
Recent publications

Selected articles from the popular press

Publications on other topics

  • Gleadow, R.M., Dalling, M.J. and Halloran, G.M. (1982). Variation in endosperm characteristics and nitrogen content in six wheat lines. Australian. Journal of Plant Physiol., 9, 539-51.
  • Nicolas ME, Gleadow RM and Dalling MJ (1984) Effects of post-anthesis drought on cell division and starch accumulation in developing wheat grains. Annals of Botany 55, 433-444. (pdf 690kb) Nicolas ME, Gleadow RM and Dalling MJ (1984) Effects of drought and high temperature on grain growth in wheat. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 11, 553-66.
  • Gleadow, R.M. (1982). Invasion by Pittosporum undulatum of the forests of central Victoria . II ... Australian Journal of Botany, 30, 185-98.
  • Gleadow, R.M., and Ashton, D. H. (1981). Invasion by Pittosporum undulatum of the forests of central Victoria . I ... Australian Journal of Botany, 29, 705-20
  • Gleadow RM, Rowan KS and Ashton DH (1983) Invasion by Pittosporum undulatum of the forests of central Victoria. IV Shade tolerance. Australian Journal of Botany 31, 151-60.
  • Gleadow RM and Rowan KS (1982) Invasion by Pittosporum undulatum of the forests of central Victoria. III Effects of temperature and light on growth and drought resistance. Australian Journal of Botany 30, 347-57.
  • Ladiges, P. Y., and Gleadow, R. M. (1997). "Biology of Australian Flora and Flora,". McGraw-Hill, Sydney. (Self-study guide and CD-ROM for tertiary students.)
  • Gleadow, R. M., Ladiges, P. Y., Handasyde, K., Dodds, A., Lawrence , J., and Burgman, M. (1993). Innovative teaching methods in Biology incorporating self-study and multimedia programs. In "Promoting Teaching in Higher Education. Reports from the National Teaching Workshop." Eds J. Bain, E, Lietzow and B. Ross. pp.305-318. ( Griffith University : Brisbane .)