Senior lecturer, Macquarie University

Alana joined the Department of Environmental Sciences at Macquarie University in 2013. Her research interests are interdisciplinary and broadly focused on informing the management of Australia's natural and cultural environment through spatial information science and conservation planning.

Alana's research themes are: (1) spatial predictions of marine and coastal features, (2) cumulative impact and risk assessments in geographic information systems (GIS), and (3) conservation planning and Indigenous Australia.


  • –present
    Lecturer in Spatial Information Science, Macquarie University


  • 2010 
    James Cook University, PhD