Experience

On completion of my PhD in March 2017 I was granted an Honorary Research Fellow position at the University of Western Australia

Teaching experience:

2017 - Visiting Lecturer at Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, China

Lecturing experience in the UWA School of Earth and Environment:
2014-16 - Climate Change Policy and Planning (co-delivered unit)
2014 - Globalisation, Environment and Development
2013 - Environmental Policy and Planning

Tutoring experience in the UWA School of Earth and Environment:
2014-17 - Climate Change Policy and Planning
2013 - Environmental Policy and Planning
2013 - Geographies of Global Cities
2012-15 - Globalisation, Environment and Development
2009 - Earth and Environment: Geographical Perspectives
2009 - Environmental Policy and Law

2016 - Awarded UWA Faculty of Science Student Teacher of the Year

2014 - Completion of the University of Western Australia Postgraduate Teaching Internship Scheme, including completion of the Foundations of University Teaching course.

Areas of Interest:
Human geography principles, in particular resource allocation, demography, sustainability principles, environmental policy and law.

Areas of Expertise:
Environmental policy and law, especially energy-related policy and law. Natural resource management.

I have experience in the use of NVivo and SPSS software.


Committee Positions:

2015-16 - Inaugural Chair, UWA Geography and Environment Study Group

2015-16 - Committee Member, UWA Sessional Staff Association

2015-16 - Postgraduate Representative, Faculty of Science Teaching and Learning Committee

2015 - Editor, UWA Postscript Magazine

2015 - Media Officer, UWA Postgraduate Student Association

2013-15 - Postgraduate Representative, UWA School of Earth and Environment


Volunteering and Community Support:

I am a nationally accredited mediator through the Mediator Standards Board of Australia.

2017 - Peer reviewer for Renewable Energy Focus

2016 - Peer reviewer for Renewable Energy Focus, Energy Policy, Applied Energy, Environment, Energy Research and Social Sciences, Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education

2015 - UWA Postgraduate UniMentor
- Awarded 2015 Postgraduate UniMentor of the Year - Mentee's Choice

2015 - Peer reviewer for International Journal of Sustainable Built Environment

2014 - Peer reviewer for Environmental Engineering and Management Journal

2013-16 - Occasional volunteer for Save the Children; Regular Blood Donor


Work experience:

2012 - Senior Policy Officer, Research Officer
Public Utilities Office, Department of Finance, Government of Western Australia

2009-12 - Senior Program Officer, Research Officer, Graduate Officer
Office of Energy, Government of Western Australia

2011 - Policy Advisor - Energy to Hon Peter Collier MLC, Minister for Energy
Department of Premier and Cabinet, Government of Western Australia