Dr Alan Woodley

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Faculty of Science,
School of Computer Science

Personal details


Senior Lecturer Software Development
Faculty of Science,
School of Computer Science


Data Science, Data Mining, Information Retrieval, Sustainability, Natural Language Processing, Environmental Management, Water, Energy and Land Nexus, Resources, Mining


Computation Theory and Mathematics, Communication and Media Studies

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

Member of the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval


Dr. Woodley has taught classes ranging from 100 – 600 students, in university and professional development context. Recent teaching includes:

He has also taught professional development classes teaching the Minerals Council of Australia’s Water Accounting Framework to representatives from mining companies (BHP, Rio Tinto, Anglo America, Glencore, MMG), consultants, government agencies and others.


Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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Current supervisions

  • Multimodal Data Fusion of Remote Sensing and Social Media Using Machine Learning for Natural Disaster Detection and Assessment
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Dimitri Perrin
  • Predicting regional cropping preferences using spatial twitter sentiment analysis
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Richi Nayak