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Rachael Helene Nolan

Senior research fellow, Western Sydney University

Dr Rachael Nolan has a research background in fire ecology, plant ecophysiology and ecohydrology. She is particularly interested in the role of disturbance on carbon and water fluxes in forests and woodlands. This research has applications for modelling changes to water supply or carbon sequestration and storage as a result of fire or drought.


  • 2018–present
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment
  • 2014–2017
    Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Technology Sydney
  • 2013–2014
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Hawesbury Institute for the Environment, University of Western Sydney


  • 2013 
    The University of Melbourne, PhD