New Volcanic Futures

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) (University of Canterbury)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (University of Canterbury)
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU) (Professional Organisation): Member
  • Geological Society of America (GSA) (Professional Organisation): Member
  • Geoscience Society of New Zealand (GSNZ) (Professional Organisation): Member
  • Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS) (Te Pu Ao) (Teaching/Research Organisation): Research Collaboration, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Joint Centre for Disaster Research, Massey University/GNS Science (Teaching/Research Organisation): Research Associate, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Massey University (Te Kunenga ki Purehuroa) (Teaching/Research Organisation): Research Collaboration, Palmerston North, New Zealand

Natural hazard and risk assessment, with special interest in volcanic eruptions. Impacts of natural hazards to critical infrastructure and primary industries – including development of innovative methods to analysis vulnerability to volcanic ash fall. Community resilience to natural hazards. Evacuation and loss modelling using geospatial platforms (GIS).


  • Natural Hazard Risk Assessment
  • Disaster Risk and Resilience
  • Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Risk Communication