Professional Staff

Romina Paskotic Chief Operating Officer

Romina Paskotic

  • Title: Chief Operating Officer

Romina is the Chief Operating Officer for the Centre.

Morgan Alexander Comminications & Outreach Officer

Morgan Alexander

  • Title: Comminications & Outreach Officer
  • Institution: The Australian National University
Wolfgang Barth Corpus Manager

Wolfgang Barth

  • Title: Corpus Manager
  • Institution: The Australian National University

Recent Publications

  1. Subgrouping the Sogeram languages

    Bibliography

    Danielle Barth, Wolfgang Barth, and Don Daniels. 2019. "Subgrouping the Sogeram languages." Journal of Historical Linguistics. 9 (1): 92-127. doi: 10.1075/jhl.17011.dan.

Julia Colleen Miller Data Manager

Julia Colleen Miller

  • Title: Data Manager
  • Institution: The Australian National University

Julia Miller is responsible for facilitating the archiving of data collected by Centre researchers. She is currently developing access protocols and guidelines to streamline the archiving process, with a goal of creating rich, well-structured, accessible corpora. She offers training in data management, archiving workflows, and various linguistic tools. Visit her research profile here.

Recent Publications

  1. Nen

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans, and Julia Colleen Miller. 2016. "Nen." Journal of the International Phonetic Association. 46 (3): 331-349. doi: 10.1017/S0025100315000365.

  2. Nen

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans, and Julia Colleen Miller. 2016. "Nen." Journal of the International Phonetic Association. 46 (3): 331–349. doi: 10.1017/S0025100315000365.

  3. Illustrations of the IPA: Nen

    Bibliography

    Nicholas Evans, and Julia Colleen Miller. 2016. "Illustrations of the IPA: Nen." Journal of the International Phonetics Association. 46 (3): 331-349. doi: 10.1017/S0025100315000365.

  4. Getting the story straight: Language fieldwork using a narrative problem-solving task

    Bibliography

    Lila San Roque, Lauren Gawne, Darja Hoenigman, Julia Colleen Miller, Alan Rumsey, Stef Spronck, Alice Carroll, and Nicholas Evans. 2012. "Getting the story straight: Language fieldwork using a narrative problem-solving task." Language Documentation & Conservation. 6: 135–173.

Ben Foley TAP Project Manager

Ben Foley

  • Title: TAP Project Manager
  • Program: TAP
  • Institution: The University of Queensland

Recent Publications

  1. Applications of Natural Language Processing in Bilingual Language Teaching: An Indonesian-English Case Study

    Bibliography

    Zara Maxwell-Smith, Simón González Ochoa, Ben Foley, and Hanna Suominen. 2020. "Applications of Natural Language Processing in Bilingual Language Teaching: An Indonesian-English Case Study". In Proceedings of the Fifteenth Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications, 124–134. Seattle.

  2. Building Speech Recognition Systems for Language Documentation: The CoEDL Endangered Language Pipeline and Inference System (ELPIS)

    Bibliography

    Ben Foley, Josh Arnold, Rolando Coto-Solano, Gautier Durantin, T. Mark Ellison, Daan van Esch, Scott Heath, František Kratochvíl, Zara Maxwell-Smith, David Nash, Ola Olsson, Mark Richards, Nay San, Hywel Stoakes, Nick Thieberger, and Janet Wiles. 2018. "Building Speech Recognition Systems for Language Documentation: The CoEDL Endangered Language Pipeline and Inference System (ELPIS)". In Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Spoken Language Technologies for Under-Resourced Languages, 205-209. Gurugram, India.

  3. In press: Applications of Natural Language Processing in Bilingual Language Teaching: An Indonesian-English Case Study

    Bibliography

    Zara Maxwell-Smith, Ben Foley, Simon Gonzalez, and H Suominen. "In press: Applications of Natural Language Processing in Bilingual Language Teaching: An Indonesian-English Case Study". In Proceedings of the 15th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications,

Peter Worthy Florence Project Manager

Peter Worthy

  • Title: Florence Project Manager
  • Program: Florence
  • Institution: The University of Queensland

Recent Publications

  1. Setting wicked problems using design methods: People’s hesitancy to engage with the Internet of Things

    Bibliography

    Peter Worthy. 2020. Setting wicked problems using design methods: People’s hesitancy to engage with the Internet of Things. Brisbane : University of Queensland PhD Thesis.

  2. An Automated Approach to Examining Pausing in the Speech of People With Dementia

    Bibliography

    Rachel A. Sluis, Daniel Angus, Janet Wiles, Andrew Back, Ting Ting Gibson, Jacki Liddle, Peter Worthy, David Copland, and Anthony J. Angwin. 2020. "An Automated Approach to Examining Pausing in the Speech of People With Dementia." American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. 35: 1-8. doi: 10.1177/1533317520939773.

  3. Musical agency and an ecological perspective of DMIs: collective embodiment in third wave HCI

    Bibliography

    Peter Worthy, Trevor Hunter, Ben Matthews, and Stephen Viller. 2020. "Musical agency and an ecological perspective of DMIs: collective embodiment in third wave HCI." Personal and Ubiquitous Computing. 42 (3) doi: 10.1007/s00779-020-01429-9.

  4. Social cardboard: Pretotyping a social ethnodroid in the wild.

    Bibliography

    Janet Wiles, Peter Worthy, Kristyn Sommer, Marie Boden, Scott Heath, Paul Pounds, Nikodem Rybak, Michael Smith, Jonathan Taufatofua, and Jason Weigel. 2016. "Social cardboard: Pretotyping a social ethnodroid in the wild.". In 11th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI), 531-532. Christchurch, NZ.

  5. Hand in hand: Tools and techniques for understanding children’s touch with a social robot

    Bibliography

    Kristyn Sommer, Janet Wiles, Marie Boden, Joshua Riddell, Mark Nielsen, Paul Pounds, Nikodem Rybak, Virginia Slaughter, Michael Smith, Jonathan Taufatofua, Peter Worthy, and Jason Weigel. 2016. "Hand in hand: Tools and techniques for understanding children’s touch with a social robot". In 2016 11th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI), 437-438. Christchurch, New Zealand.

Joanne Allen Director EA & Centre Operations

Joanne Allen

  • Title: Director EA & Centre Operations
  • Institution: The Australian National University

Recent Publications

  1. The Light Inside the Shadow: An Anthology of Works by BlueBoard Members

    Bibliography

    Julia Reynolds, Joanne Allen, and Michelle Anderson. 2013. The Light Inside the Shadow: An Anthology of Works by BlueBoard Members. Canberra : ANU Press.

Susan Jiang Operations & Finance Officer

Susan Jiang

  • Title: Operations & Finance Officer
  • Institution: The Australian National University
John-Paul Hougaz Research Support Officer (Node Coordinator)

John-Paul Hougaz

  • Title: Research Support Officer (Node Coordinator)
  • Institution: The University of Melbourne
Rebecca Adams Senior Operations & Research Administrative Officer (Node Coordinator)

Rebecca Adams

  • Title: Senior Operations & Research Administrative Officer (Node Coordinator)
  • Institution: The University of Queensland

Rebecca is responsible for providing operational, financial and research administration support to the University of Queensland Node of the Centre including financial monitoring, event organisation, travel and liaison with collaborating disciplines and external stakeholders on CoEDL projects.

Siobhain O'Leary Research Administration Officer (Node Coordinator)

Siobhain O'Leary

  • Title: Research Administration Officer (Node Coordinator)
  • Institution: Western Sydney University

Siobhain is responsible for processing all the day-to-day financial, administration and travel requirements for Western Sydney University (WSU) Node of the Centre. She also tracks all WSU Centre related activity.

  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University