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Dr Scott Condie

Senior Principal Research Scientist


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Dr Scott Condie is a Senior Principal Research Scientist with CSIRO Environment and an Adjunct Professor with the University of Tasmania. He has extensive experience in agent-based modelling of physical, ecological and social systems. He led the development of the decision support tool CONNIE (CONNectivity InterfacE), MAREE (MARine Ecological Emulator) and the CoCoNet (Coral Community Network) model. His research has been applied extensively in fields such as coastal management, aquaculture, conservation management and climate adaptation.

Academic Qualifications

  • 1989

    PhD (Geophysics)
    The Australian National University

  • 1985

    Bachelor of Science Honours (Physics)
    University of New England

Professional Experiences

  • 1995-1996

    Research Scientist: CSIRO Centre for Environmental Mechanics

  • 1991-1995

    Australian Research Council (ARC) Kevin Stark Fellow: Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University

  • 1990-1991

    University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) Postdoctoral Fellow: School of Oceanography, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

  • 1989-1990

    Assistant Professor & Postdoctoral Scientist: Centre for Coastal Physical Oceanography, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.

Achievements and Awards

  • 2015-2015

    Victorian Coastal Awards for Excellence 2015 (Planning and Management Award)
    Victorian Government

  • 2012-2012

    James Tizard Memorial Prize

  • 2010-2011

    Senior Career Development Program Award

  • 2005-2005

    Partnership Excellence Award

  • 1991-1994

    The Kevin Stark Fellowship

  • 1990-1991

    University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Fellowship