Recent Publications

Human populations display remarkable diversity in language and culture, but the variation is not without limit. At the population …

How historical connections, events and cultural proximity can influence human development is being increasingly recognized. One aspect …

Political and economic risks arise from social phenomena that spread within and across countries. Regime changes, protest movements, …

The varied islands of the Pacific provide an ideal natural experiment for studying the factors shaping human impact on the environment. …

Experience

 
 
 
 
 
April 2015 – April 2016
Auckland, New Zealand

Data scientist

Pingar

Responsibilities included researching, developing, and implementing machine learning algorithms for use in Pingar’s flagship product DiscoveryOne.
 
 
 
 
 
December 2013 – June 2014
Auckland, New Zealand

Planning Analyst

University of Auckland

Modelling and predicting university financial decisions. Presenting and creating data visualisations for the Vice Chancellor.
 
 
 
 
 
November 2012 – January 2015
Auckland, New Zealand

Research Assistant

University of Auckland

Responsible for data management and analysis for a number of peer reviewed scientific articles. Offered statistical advice to under- and post-graduate students.

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Teaching

I have given guest lectures for the following courses at the University of Bristol:

  • ARCH20058: Evolution & Human behaviour
  • ARCH20048: Anthropological Methods

I am a teaching instructor for the following courses at the University of Bristol:

  • ARCH20058: Evolution & Human behaviour
  • ARCH20048: Anthropological Methods