Associates

Assoc. Prof. Michael McCarthy

Assoc. Prof. Michael McCarthy

Mick is an Associate Professor and ARC Future Fellow at the University of Melbourne. He is interested in developing, evaluating and applying models to assist environmental management. His research spans many areas including detection of invasive and rare species, population dynamics, fire ecology, synthesis of ecological data, ecological indices, and environmental risk assessment.


Dr Terry Walshe

Dr Terry Walshe

Terry's research deals with the coherent and logical treatment of value judgements and causal judgements in decision-making. He is especially interested in developing techniques that better address societal and organisational values, risk and uncertainty, and frailties in expert opinion. His research has included contributions to natural resource management, conservation, public health and biosecurity. He spends much of his time facilitating stakeholder workshops using the techniques and tools of structured decision-making.


Assoc. Prof. Brendan Wintle

Assoc. Prof. Brendan Wintle

Brendan is an Associate Professor and ARC Future Fellow at the University of Melbourne. He is interested in uncertainty and environmental decision making. He publishes on technical and policy issues around conservation and natural resource management, including optimal conservation investment, optimal monitoring and adaptive management, systematic conservation planning, population viability analysis, and habitat modelling and mapping.