Research students

This page lists names, contact information and project affiliation of all research students currently working with PICCC.

The postgraduate students connected with PICCC are enrolled in research programs at the University of Melbourne through the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences. Many of them have close links with researchers from the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources.

Current students

Simone Vassiliadis
PhD student - AGFACE
La Trobe University

Shihab Uddin
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Shahnaj Parvin
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Rui Liu
PhD student - nitrous oxide theme
University of Melbourne

Rebecca van der Geer
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Rachelle Meyer
PhD student - modelling theme
University of Melbourne

Pablo Salvador Alvarez Hess
PhD student - methane theme
University of Melbourne

Osmin Torres
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Marianne Weisser
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Helale Bahrami
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Allene Macabuhay
Masters student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Alireza Houshmandfar
PhD student - AGFACE
University of Melbourne

Graduate certificate students

Zita Ritchie
Extension Officer – Dairy Branch
Agriculture Victoria
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PDF iconComparative analysis of greenhouse gas emissions and abatement strategies for agricultural enterprises dairy, sheep and grains
Pam Strange
Project Manager – Horticulture Branch
Agriculture Victoria
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PDF iconEconomic impact of climate change on the Victorian horticulture industry
Michael Cashen
Agricultural Climatologist
Department of Primary Industries NSW
David Griffin
Policy Manager – Climate Change Branch
Agriculture Victoria
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PDF iconAdaptation strategies for pome fruit in Goulburn Broken Irrigation Region
April Curatolo
Strategy Projects Coordinator
North Central Catchment Management Authority