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Biography

Claire is mathematically minded, loves puzzles, good at problem solving, and adept with linux and HPC systems. She enjoys sharing her enthusiasm for maths and science.

Claire joined CSIRO Marine & Atmospheric Research in 2011 working on ocean wave climate modelling. After a period working as a Senior Research Data Services Specialist for the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) in Canberra between 2014-2017, she returned to CSIRO’s Oceans & Atmosphere division in 2017 working in the Sea level, waves and coastal extremes team alongside the regional climate team as part of the Climate extremes and projections group. In a past life she was a radio astronomer, and is also a qualified high school maths/science teacher.

Academic Qualifications

  • 2015

    Master of Teaching
    University of Tasmania

  • 2012

    Master of Philosophy (physics)
    Curtin University

  • 2004

    Bachelor of Science (Hons)
    University of Tasmania

Community and Corporate Citizenship

  • 2011-Present

    Scientists & Mathematicians (STEM Professionals) in Schools