Team

The Climate Change in Estuaries project is undertaken by a collaborative team of experts, spanning several organisations.

Will Glamore
UNSW | Associate Professor
Dr Will Glamore is an estuarine specialist and a Chief Investigator for the Coastal Processes and Response Node. As leader of the Estuarine Risk Assessment and Strategic Responses Project, Dr Read More
Valentin Heimhuber
UNSW | Research Associate
Dr Valentin Heimhuber is an emerging researcher and expert in modelling and assessing climate change impacts in estuaries. He is a Research Associate with the UNSW Water Research Laboratory, responsible Read More
Melanie Bishop
MQU | Associate Professor
A/Prof Melanie Bishop is an estuarine and coastal ecologist with over 15 years of experience researching temperate near-shore systems. Her research addresses how coastal ecosystems operate and therefore respond to Read More
Gabriel Dominguez
MQU | Marine Ecologist
Dr Gabriel Dominguez is a Marine Ecologist with a PhD in marine conservation palaeobiology. His research interests focus on marine conservation using different approaches to understand and evaluate the impact Read More
Peter Scanes
OEH | Senior Team Leader
Senior Team Leader, Estuary and Catchment Science, Office of Environment and Heritage Dr Peter Scanes leads a research team of scientists who have specialised in processes affecting estuary health.  This Read More
Danial Khojasteh
UNSW | PhD Scholar
Danial Khojasteh is a Scientia PhD Scholar at the UNSW Sydney Water Research Laboratory researching the impacts of sea level rise in estuaries at a global scale. Danial holds a Read More
Johana Ataupah
UNSW | Student
Johana has a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from UNSW Sydney. During her degree, she focussed on estuaries and climate change with her thesis titled “Predicting the impacts of climate Read More
Duncan Rayner
UNSW | Director, Industry Research (acting)
An expert in field investigation and data collection in challenging environments; Duncan specialises in coastal wetlands and estuaries. Duncan’s field expertise supports his significant experience in numerical modelling and laboratory investigations, Read More
Jamie Ruprecht
UNSW | Research Associate
Jamie has become one of our most accomplished wetland restoration and field work experts, being a major contributor to the hugely successful Big Swamp restoration project. He is a Research Associate Read More
Brett Miller
UNSW | Principal Engineer - Hydraulics & Modelling
Brett specialises in civil engineering hydraulics, project management, coastal and estuarine hydrodynamics, reservoirs, estuary processes, floodplain modelling, ocean outfalls, hydrodynamic and water quality modelling, physical modelling, environmental water quality; and sediment Read More
Alice Harrison
UNSW | Senior Project Engineer
Alice has strong critical thinking and problem solving abilities that provide her with a unique approach to projects. Her experience includes 2D wave flume modelling and economic analysis of the Read More
Priom Rahman
UNSW | Senior Project Engineer
Priom’s primary fields of interest are related to impact assessments and environmental modelling of coasts, rivers and estuaries. Priom is a Senior Project Engineer at the Water Research Laboratory. She Read More