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Anthony Jakeman Professor

Director, Integrated Catchment Assessment and Management (iCAM) Centre, Fenner School of Environment and Society, Australian National University

Tony Jakeman is Professor, Fenner School of Environment and Society and Director of the Integrated Catchment Assessment and Management (iCAM) Centre, The Australian National University. He has been an Environmental Modeller with the ANU for over 35 years and has over 400 publications in the open literature, half of these in refereed international journals. He has been a principlal supervisor to over 60 graduated PhD students. Since 1997 he has also directed the iCAM Centre pursuing methods and applications of integrated assessment and decision support on water resource issues. He leads the Integration and Decision Support Program of the National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training. Other scientific and organisational activities include: Honorary Editor-in-Chief, Environmental Modelling and Software (Elsevier); Foundation and Past President, International Environmental Modelling and Software Society; Past President, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand, Inc.; Vice-President, International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation; Board of Directors, The Integrated Assessment Society; and regularly a member of scientific advisory committees of international conferences. In 2011 he received the Silver Medal of Masaryk University for contributions to environmental modelling and software. In 2012 he was awarded the Ray Page Lifetime Achievement Award from Simulation Australia. In 2015 he was listed as a Highly-Cited Researcher by Thomson-Reuters (top 1%, computer science), and also awarded an inaugural Lifetime Membership of the Modellling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand. In 2016 he was elected as a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union.