- Long-term dynamics of coral reef communities
- Applying demographic data & models to monitoring programs
- Sexual reproduction, larval ecology & recruitment of corals
- 2005: PhD, University of Western Australia.
- 1994: Honours, James Cook University.
- 1992: BSc Marine Biology and Chemistry, James Cook University.
Gilmour JP, Smith LD, Heyward AJ, Baird AH, Pratchett MS (2013) Recovery of an isolated coral reef system following severe disturbance. Science 340:69-71
Depczynski M, Gilmour J, Ridgway T et al (2012) Bleaching, coral mortality and subsequent survivorship on a West Australian fringing reef. Coral Reefs 32:233-238
Moore J, Bellchambers L, Depczynski M et al (2012) Unprecedented mass bleaching and loss of coral across 12o of latitude in Western Australia. PLoS ONE 7: e51807
Underwood JN, Travers MJ, Gilmour JP (2012) Subtle genetic structure reveals restricted connectivity among populations of a coral reef fish inhabiting remote atolls. Ecology and Evolution 2:666-679
Gilmour JP, Smith LD, Brinkman RM (2009) Biannual spawning, rapid larval development and evidence of self-seeding for scleractinian corals at an isolated system of reefs. Marine Biology 156:1297-1309
Cooper TF, Gilmour JP, Fabricius KE (2009) Bioindicators of changes in water quality on coral reefs: review and recommendations for monitoring programmes. Coral Reefs 28: 589-606
Underwood JN, Smith LD, van Oppen MJH, Gilmour JP (2009) Ecologically relevant dispersal of corals on isolated reefs: implications for managing resilience. Ecological Applications 19:18-29
Rosser NL, Gilmour JP (2008) New insights into patterns of reproduction by corals on north Western Australian reefs. Coral Reefs 27:345-349
Smith LD, Gilmour JP, Heyward AH (2008) Resilience of coral communities on an isolated system of reefs following catastrophic mass-bleaching. Coral Reefs 27:197-205
Underwood JN, Smith LD, van Oppen MJH, Gilmour JP (2006) Multiple scales of genetic connectivity in a brooding coral on isolated reefs following catastrophic bleaching Molecular Ecology 16:771-784
Smith LD, Devlin M, Haynes D, Gilmour JP (2005) A demographic approach to monitoring the health of coral reefs. Marine Pollution Bulletin 51: 399-407
Gilmour J (2002) Substantial asexual recruitment of mushroom corals contributes little to population genetics of adults in conditions of chronic sedimentation. Marine Ecology Progress Series 235: 81-91
Gilmour JP (2002) Acute sedimentation causes size-specific mortality and asexual budding in the mushroom coral Fungia fungites. Mar Freshwater Res 53:805-812
Gilmour J (1999) Experimental investigation into the effects of suspended sediment on fertilisation, larval survival and settlement in a scleractinian coral. Marine Biology 135: 451-462