Lisa is an art historian specialising in Northern Renaissance art and visual culture. Her core area of research investigates the image-making practices of Northern Renaissance portrait traditions in the sixteenth century. She is particularly interested in representations of gender, age, and race as well as the psychological and political significance of physical appearance in the construction of identity across time and place.
Dr Steve Mackie has ~40 years’ experience in the upstream petroleum industry functioning in both regional and field specific geoscience and engineering at both senior technical and executive levels. As well as working for multinationals and local explorers he has run his own successful consultancy. He has been forming, managing and developing asset teams, including virtual teams, associated with exploration and development for the last 20 years.
He holds a BSc (Macquarie), MBA (Uni SA) and PhD (Adelaide).
I am a public health researcher with a background in journalism and public relations. I have professional experience organising communication activities in health promotion and public health area.
I am currently undertaking my PhD at the School of Public Health at the University of Adelaide. My project title is "Designing and evaluating HTA public involvement processes: a complex systems adaptive systems approach".
1. Recitals throughout Australia over a period of forty-five years with repertoire ranging from Bach through to the most recent contemporary works. Many of these performances have been broadcast nationally (some live-to-air) on ABC Classic FM.
David Lemmings was born in London and educated at the Universities of Sussex, London and Oxford before coming to Australia as a Research Fellow of the University of Adelaide in 1987. He then moved to the University of Newcastle in 1990 where he became Head of the Department of History in 1998 and Associate Professor in History in 2000. In 2008, Professor Lemmings moved to the University of Adelaide where he is Professor of History and Leader of the 'Change' research program in the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions.
David John Lang is a composer, writer and conductor. He is interested in telling stories through music, either in his own compositions or through his writing of concert program notes for other people's music. For his current research, he is exploring the capacity of "theme and variation" form to carry musical narratives in his own creative practice as a composer.
Working on a PhD looking at Australian climate history over the past 100,000 years using ancient lake sediments from North Stradbroke island (Paleoliminology). My areas of interest are Palynology (Pollen Studies), Optically Stimulated Luminescence Dating (OSL) and Paleoclimatology. I have a background including metamorphic geology and GIS analysis.
Dr. Sigitas Karpavicius is a senior lecturer of finance at the University of Adelaide Business School, which he joined in 2015. Dr. Karpavicius received his PhD from the University of New South Wales in 2011. Prior to his PhD studies, he obtained MA degree in Economics and Management Science from Humboldt University in Berlin and did research at the Economics Department of the Bank of Lithuania.