We are a multidisciplinary research group of social scientists, data scientists, and engineers, supported by our Centre’s administrative team.

Grace Gielink

Project Officer

Grace joined UBDC in 2023 as a Project Officer supporting research in Urban Sustainability and Participation. Her role comprises of general administration, monitoring of project assignments and budgets, supporting team members with research tasks and communications, and liaising with international project partners.

Andy Clarke

Data Scientist (Digital Storytelling Engineer)

As a Data Scientist, Andy works on building clear, engaging ways to present and tell stories with data. He is responsible for the design and development of data visualisations, charts and dashboards to complement the Urban Big Data Centre’s research projects and data services.
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Luis Serra

Data Scientist

As a Data Scientist, Luis is responsible for supporting UBDC and its stakeholders in a vast range of data analysis. He works with disparate sources of data to extract valuable information.
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Heather Sinclair

Information Services Officer

Heather Sinclair is the Information Services Officer for Urban Big Data Centre. She provides information management services to enhance data collections and support data programmes.