Researcher, Systems Modeller, and Data Analyst
VIC - Melbourne Metro
Specialties
Research and Development Scientist
Data analytics
Software - Analyst/Programmer
Researcher
System Engineer
Data Analyst
Life Scientists

I'm a talented research analyst with strong quantitative skills & a background in systems engineering and an interest in consulting

Summary

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Career

The University of Melbourne - Research Fellow
Manufacturing & Operations -
VIC, Australia
Specialties
Research and Development Scientist
Data analytics
Software - Analyst/Programmer
Responsibilities
  • Development of new technologies and algorithmic approaches to modelling complex processes
  • Communication with commercial partners and other researchers
  • Guest lecturing and teaching
  • Project management; mentoring of students
  • Development of clear and concise visualisations for scientific communication
  • Modelling and statistical analysis of large datasets
Achievements
  • Built the first systems modelling framework for simulating and comparing individuals capabilities within a population
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The University of Queensland - General Staff (Research)
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
VIC, Australia
Specialties
Research and Development Scientist
Researcher
System Engineer
Responsibilities
  • Development of methodologies for predicting points of failure in a complex biological system
  • Generation of predictions for use in drug design
Achievements
  • I produced a detailed model of a critical component of cancer, showing how it might be exploitable for drug targeting
University of Auckland - Research Assistant
Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing - Science & Environment
VIC, Australia
Specialties
Researcher
Data Analyst
Life Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Development of techniques for bioprospecting in wine, grape and honey products with commercial partners
  • Communication of scientific results and project outcomes with non-technical stakeholders
  • Algorithm design and software implementation
  • Public presentation and workshop presentation
Achievements
  • Produced novel candidates for bioactive components, filling research project requirements
  • Produced multiple publications, conference presentations and a book chapter covering my work

Education and Qualifications

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Year Qualifications Level Institution
2014 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computational Biology Doctorate Degree University of Queensland No
2009 Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) in Computer Science Honours Degree University of Auckland No
2008 Bachelor of Science (Chemistry and Biological Science) Bachelor Degree University of Auckland No
2008 Graduate Diploma in Science (Computer Science) Graduate Diploma University of Auckland, New Zealand No

Achievements Summary

• Early Career Representative, Executive Committee, Australian Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Society (ABACBS) (2016) • Visiting Research Fellow, Initiative for Complex Biological Systems (The University of Auckland, 2014) • Faculty of Engineering Award for Excellence in Tutoring (2012, 2013), the University of Queensland • Australian Postgraduate Award Scholar (***)

IT Skills

Software Skills

  • Word (Advanced)
  • Excel (Advanced)
  • Power Point (Advanced)
  • Access (Basic)
  • OneNote (Advanced)
  • Creative Suite (Intermediate)
  • Creative Cloud (Intermediate)
  • Photoshop Pro (Intermediate)
  • Illustrator (Intermediate)
  • InDesign (Intermediate)
  • LaTeX (Advanced)
  • IntelliJ IDEA (Advanced)
  • Eclipse (Advanced)
  • Outlook (Advanced)

System Skills

  • TensorFlow (Intermediate)
  • Git (Intermediate)
  • Slurm (Intermediate)
  • ILOG CPLEX (Advanced)
  • Gurobi (Advanced)
  • Google OR Tools (Advanced)
  • MPI (Advanced)
  • HPC (Advanced)

Coding Skills

  • Java (Advanced)
  • HTML (Basic)
  • SQL (Intermediate)
  • D3.js (Intermediate)
  • JSON (Intermediate)
  • OWL (Intermediate)
  • R (Advanced)
  • C++ (Advanced)
  • Python (Advanced)