2016 – 2017 Consultant, Disney Research, Pittsburgh.
FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS
2007 Australian Postgraduate Award (Ph.D. full tuition and $21,000 p.a. stipend).
2003 First Place in Best Use of Communication Planning, The Association of Media Evaluation Companies, London.
1999 Resident Fellow, Eleanor Dark Foundation, Varuna Writer’s Centre, NSW.
1998 Resident Mentorship Fellow, Eleanor Dark Foundation, Varuna Writer’s Centre, NSW.
1996 The University Day Student Award, University of Wollongong.
1995 First place in The Eisner Prize, for the novella Fall and Other Qualities of Angels.
2016 Principal Investigator on Design in Information Flow, National Academies Keck Futures Initiative, $50,000.
2016 Key personnel on The Innernet, National Academies Keck Futures Initiative, $100,000.
2009 Principal Investigator on Narrative Dynamics for artificial intelligence system, Sheherazade, Earl Research, US Navy grant contracts N00024-06-C-440X to Earl Industries, LLC, US $40,000.
2009 Postgraduate Overseas Research Experience Scholarship, to collaborate with Keith Devlin, Senior Researcher at the Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford University. Awarded by the University of Melbourne, $5,000.
2009 Travel grant, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, $500.
2009 Research grant, Department of Information Systems, University of Melbourne, $500.
2007 Traveling Research International Postgraduate Scholarship, University of Melbourne, $2,000.
2007 Melbourne Abroad Traveling Scholarship, University of Melbourne, $1,000.
2007 Travel Grant, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, $500.