December report for Integration and Implementation Sciences

4 December 2019

Keynote and invited presentations

Bammer G. 2019 Integrating scientific outcomes into effective mechanisms to get change. Keynote address at 9th National Animal Welfare Research, Development and Extension Strategy Forum, Melbourne, November

Outreach and engagement

Gabriele Bammer was the Vice-Chancellor’s representative on the review of the Coral Bell School of Asia-Pacific Affairs.

In November the i2Insights blog (, curated by Gabriele Bammer and Peter Deane published blog posts about a theoretical framework for open team science, vulnerability analysis, what motivates researchers to become transdisciplinary and the implications for career development and identifying unknown unknowns.

Papers accepted/published:

Bammer,  G., O’Rourke, M., O’Connell, D., Neuhauser, L., Midgley, G., Klein, J.T., Grigg, N.J., Gadlin, H., Elsum, I.R., Bursztyn, M., Fulton, E.A., Pohl, C., Smithson, M., Vilsmaier, U., Bergmann, M., Jaeger, J., Merkx, F., Vienni Baptista, B., Burgman, M.A., Walker, D.H., Young, J., Bradbury, H., Crawford, L., Haryanto, B., Pachanee, C., Polk, M., Richardson, G.P. 2019 ‘Expertise in research integration and implementation for tackling complex problems: when is it needed, where can it be found and how can it be strengthened?’ Palgrave Communications. Accepted 27/11/19.

Progress on research projects

Bammer, G., Holloway J, Boswell S. Final report submitted to Defence Science and Technology for “Preparatory work to enhance understanding of, and ability to deal with, unknown unknowns” Collaborative Project Agreement REF: MyIP: 8945 Modelling Complex Warfighting Strategic Research Investment Program (MCW SRI) Strategic Response 7 Transdisciplinary Approaches to Modelling Unknowns.

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