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Dr Andrew Kepert

Lecturer

School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (Mathematics)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise

Partially research-active. Past research in Fourier Analysis on locally compact groups, and related topological algebras. Currently modelling management and decision-making strategies for selection of conservation areas.



Teaching Expertise

Undergraduate teaching to Engineering, Science and Education students. Investigation, implementation and evaluation of technologies - currently working with screencasting.



Administrative Expertise

Positions held:

2000-2001: Deputy Head of School, School of Science and Technology, Faculty of Central Coast.

2002-2009: Academic staff representative, Central Coast Campuses Board.

2002-2005: Deputy Head of School, School of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Science and IT.

2002-2005: Member of Faculty Teaching and Learning Committee, Faculty of Science and IT.

2004: Student Academic Conduct Officer, School of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Science and IT.

2005: Deputy Dean of Students.

2006-2008: Assistant Dean, Teaching and Learning, Faculty of Science and IT. (Included positions of Chair of Faculty TLC, membership of Faculty Board, Faculty Executive, Faculty Progress and Appeals committee, University TLC, University Program Approval Committee, University Academic Integrity Committee)


Qualifications

  • PhD, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Western Australia

Keywords

  • Computational Mathematics
  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Operations research

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
050199Ecological Applications not elsewhere classified100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2014 - LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (5 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2009Shokri Bousjein MR, Gladstone W, Kepert AG, 'Annelids, arthropods or molluscs are suitable as surrogate taxa for selecting conservation reserves in estuaries', Biodiversity and Conservation, 18 1117-1130 (2009) [C1]
DOI10.1007/s10531-008-9474-5
CitationsScopus - 7Web of Science - 7
2001Kepert AG, Willis G, 'Scale Functions and Tree Ends', Journal of Australian Mathematics Society, 70 273-292 (2001) [C1]
CitationsScopus - 6Web of Science - 5
Co-authorsGeorge Willis
1999Kepert AG, 'Uniformities and complemented group algebra ideals', J.Lond.Math.Soc, II Ser, No. 1 123-123 (1999) [C1]
1997Kepert AG, 'The range of group algebra homomorphisms', CANADIAN MATHEMATICAL BULLETIN-BULLETIN CANADIEN DE MATHEMATIQUES, 40 183-192 (1997)
DOI10.4153/CMB-1997-022-6Author URL
CitationsScopus - 4Web of Science - 5
1994KEPERT AG, 'COMPLEMENTED IDEALS OF GROUP-ALGEBRAS', STUDIA MATHEMATICA, 111 123-152 (1994)
Author URL
CitationsWeb of Science - 2
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants2
Total funding$304,371

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20141 grants / $297,871

Inspiring Mathematics and Science in Teacher Education$297,871

Funding body: Office for Learning and Teaching

Funding bodyOffice for Learning and Teaching
Project TeamDoctor Judy-Anne Osborn, Doctor Kathryn Holmes, Doctor Elena Prieto-Rodriguez, Doctor Peter Howley, Doctor Andrew Kepert, Doctor Malcolm Roberts
SchemeCommissioned Strategic Projects
RoleInvestigator
Funding Start2014
Funding Finish2014
GNoG1301449
Type Of FundingAust Competitive - Commonwealth
Category1CS
UONY

19961 grants / $6,500

Computation of Banach space norms$6,500

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamDoctor Andrew Kepert
SchemeNew Staff Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start1996
Funding Finish1996
GNoG0176325
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
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Dr Andrew Kepert

Position

Lecturer
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Focus area

Mathematics

Contact Details

Emailandrew.kepert@newcastle.edu.au
Phone(02) 4348 4116
Fax(02) 4348 4145

Office

RoomSO:E1.16 / V235
BuildingScience Offices (Ourimbah) / Mathematics (Callaghan)
LocationOurimbah
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah, NSW 2258
Australia
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