Dr David Meagher
Editorial and Production Coordinator

David is a member of Context’s in-house Editorial and Production Team.

He began his career as a physicist specialising in architectural and environmental acoustics, before obtaining a post-graduate qualification in editing and publishing and moving into science publishing.

Before joining Context, David worked as a freelance editor and writer for more than 20 years. His experience includes working for government agencies and commercial publishers in Australia and the United States.

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High-quality communication is an essential part of professional consulting. I work with Context staff to communicate their work clearly, effectively, and on time.


PhD (Botany), The University of Melbourne

MSc (Botany), The University of Melbourne

Graduate Diploma in Editing and Publishing (RMIT)

Bachelor of Applied Science (Applied Physics) (RMIT)

Professional Affiliations

The University of Melbourne (Honorary Fellow)

IUCN Species Survival Commission (Member)

Australasian Systematic Botany Society (Member)

International Association of Bryologists (Council Member)