Our People

World Leading Data Scientists

The DARE ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centre brings together some of the world’s leading data scientists led by Professor Sally Cripps from the University of Sydney, and supported by an exemplary cohort of academic leaders with extensive experience in applied data science solutions.

Director

Professor Sally Cripps, University of Sydney

Deputy Director

Associate Professor Lucy Marshall, University of NSW

Centre Manager

Jessica Cornock, University of Sydney

DARE DOMAIN LEAD
Biodiversity

Professor Glenda Wardle, University of Sydney

Minerals

Dr Mark Lindsay, University of Western Australia

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Water

Associate Professor Willem Vervoort, University of Sydney

DARE THEME LEAD
Applied Decisions

Dr Lamiae Azizi, University of Sydney

Building Models

Dr Edward Cripps, University of Western Australia

Data & Priors

Professor Dacheng Tao, University of Sydney

SENIOR ADVISOR
Senior Academic Data Science Advisor

Professor Mark Girolami, Alan Turing Institute, Cambridge University

Senior Academic Domain Advisor

Professor Mark Jessell, University of Western Australia

Senior Academic Data Science Advisor

Scientia Professor Robert Kohn, University of NSW

SPECIAL PROJECTS LEAD
Special Projects– Landscapes

Dr Tristan Salles, University of Sydney

Special Projects – Coral reefs

Associate Professor Jody Webster, University of Sydney

CHIEF INVESTIGATOR
Chief Investigator

Dr Hadi Afshar, University of Sydney

Chief Investigator

Dr Rohitash Chandra, University of NSW

Chief Investigator

Dr Aaron Greenville, University of Sydney

Chief Investigator

Associate Professor Fiona Johnson, University of NSW

Chief Investigator

Dr Roman Marchant, University of Sydney

Chief Investigator

Dr Rafael Oliveira, University of Sydney

Chief Investigator

Dr Richard Scalzo, University of Sydney

Chief Investigator

Dr Wanchuang Zhu, University of Sydney