Nikki Sloan

Project officer, Perth

Nikki is a project officer for Akvo in the South East Asia & Pacific Hub. In this role she trains and supports partners in the use of Akvo’s tools, and the designing of their surveys for decision support. She is also helping build and maintain partnerships in Australia and the Pacific.

Prior to joining Akvo, Nikki worked as tutor and demonstrator at the Australian National University focusing on courses in sustainable development and Geographical Information Systems. She has published academic papers on mapping of fear of crime and its impact upon behaviour, and the role of base maps upon the recording of spatial data.

Nikki has a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (Sustainability) from the Australian National University, Canberra and completed the Fenner School of Environment & Society Honours Program in 2015. In her spare time she enjoys tea, comic books and Australian Football. Follow her @nikjsloan.