Professor Amanda Davies
Started at UWA: 2020
Geography and regional development specialist
Professor Amanda Davies is Head of UWA’s School of Social Sciences and a lecturer and researcher in human geography. With a disciplinary background in geography, Professor Davies’ research focuses on examining Australia's population growth, distribution and patterns of demographic change. Her work also focuses on exploring the social, economic and environmental issues related to rural re-population.
Professor Davies is an applied researcher, working closely with industry and government partners to deliver timely and relevant information to inform policy.
- Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of New England
- Doctor of Philosophy, University of New England
- Centre for Regional Development
- Fellow of the Institute of Australian Geographers (2017)