People


Kuda Dube

Massey University (Researcher and Lecturer)

Kuda’s research work lies in Knowledge Engineering, Computer Security and Privacy and Cloud Internet of Things with applications in Healthcare. Works across these domains focus on innovative modeling and representation of domain knowledge for use in computational paradigms to improve accuracy and utility of results. This means his work is multi-disciplinary and is at the boundary of theory and practice in Computing. Kuda is a founding member of the HIKER Group.

Massey Staff Profile


Thomas Gallagher

Thomas Gallagher

University of Montana (Professor and Dean of School)

Tom is based at Missoula College of the University of Montana and is the Director for the cluster of Information Technology academic programs of study including: Programming and Application Development, Health IT, and Cybersecurity. Tom’s research interests span a variety of research areas in computing education, IT leadership, health informatics, computer security and privacy. Tom is a founding member of the HIKER Group.

Missoula College Staff Profile

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Scott McLachlan

Queen Mary University of London, UK (Research Assistant & PhD Candidate)

Scott is a research assistant and doctoral research candidate at Queen Mary University of London, UK. He has 15+ years experience as a Senior ICT Engineer, Software Architect and ICT trainer, adjunct lecturer and tutor. Scott is a founding member of the HIKER Group.

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Stephen Lean

Massey University (Adjunct Lecturer)

Stephen’s research work focuses on Information Quality and methods and techniques of measuring and communicating it. His research interest is currently in the area of quality indicators for the Electronic Health Record (EHR) and is investigating techniques and methods for assessing the quality of health information in EHRs as viewed from the perspective of the clinician’s decision-making process.

HIIRC Page

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Joel C Waldock

Software Developer (Industry Practitioner)

Works at a local company as a software developer. Works on several HIKER Group projects when not at work. Likes the challenges of realising new research ideas in software implementations.

GitHub Repository

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Arun Babu

Massey University (PhD Candidate)

Arun is a PhD Candidate within the School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Massey University. His research work focuses on less invasive and accurate methods for posture recognition for use in health problem prevention and diagnosis.

ResearchGate.net Profile

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Myung Jong (MJ) Lee

Software Developer (Industry Practitioner)

Works within Massey University as a software developer. Works on several HIKER Group projects when not at work. Likes the challenges of learning new technologies motivated by investigating new research ideas.

Git Repository

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Haydn Patterson

Software Developer (Industry Practitioner)

Haydn is software developer based in Auckland, NZ. His research interests lie in Machine Learning and Intelligent Systems methods and techniques. He has developed many open source software tools, libraries and APIs, which are maintained on GitHub. Hadyn works on several HIKER Group projects when not at work and time permits. he likes the challenges of realising new research ideas in software implementations. He is currently exploring deep learning methods and neural networks.

GitHub Repository