Dr Farah Houdroge is a mathematical modeller at the Burnet Institute working on a variety of projects related to Hepatitis C elimination, COVID-19 modelling as well as optimal and equitable geospatial allocation of resources.
Farah has a background in Applied Mathematics and Physics, and completed her PhD in Computational Fluid Dynamics at Monash University in 2017 where, prior to joining the Burnet Institute, she worked as a Research Assistant and Teaching Associate in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
She also has experience in Biofluid mechanics and developed a model to simulate blood flow in the cerebral microcirculation as part of her Master’s degree at the Institute of Fluid Mechanics of Toulouse in 2013.
- Mathematical Modeller, Burnet Institute, Melbourne, Australia, 2020 to present
- Co-lecturer, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2020
- Head Teaching Associate, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2014─2020
- Research Assistant, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2017─2019
- PhD, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2014─2017
- MSc, Fluid Dynamics Research, Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France, 2011─2013
- BSc, Mathematics and Applications, Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France, 2008─2011
- Faculty of Engineering International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (FEIPRS), 2014─2017
- Monash Departmental Stipend Scholarship (MDS), 2014─2017