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Pari is a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University.

She has over 12 years of experience in developing intelligent, context-aware mobile and IoT applications, focusing on converting data from multiple social and physical sources into situational intelligence.

She has introduced the first ontology for emergency management in mass gatherings (DO4MG) published in the Australian National Data Services library, and a new framework for developing and evaluating ontologies published in the DSS journal, cited over 200 times.
Pari has worked closely with medical professionals and experts from Alfred, Cabrini, Eastern Health, Monash Health, Peninsula Health, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, and Fiona Stanley Hospital to design and develop personalised and context-aware solutions for real time management and monitoring of chronic conditions and diseases. 

Research interests

Mobile and ubiquitous computing, Context-aware computing, eHealth and Mobile health monitoring, Internet of Things (IoT), Real-time and mobile decision support systems, Social media content analysis

Monash teaching commitment

Teaching Awards

2020 - Teaching Excellence Award, Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning
2014 - Teaching Excellence Award for Honours Supervision

Pari has experience as the Chief Examiner and Lecturer for the following units in the Faculty of IT:

  • FIT5046 Mobile and distributed computing systems
  • FIT9130 Systems Analysis and Design
  • FIT5152 User interface design and usability
  • FIT5030 Web services and service oriented computing
  • FIT5148 Distributed and big data processing

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Education/Academic qualification

Computing, Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University

Award Date: 20 May 2010

Computing, Bachelor of Computer (Honours), Monash University

Award Date: 30 Aug 2004

Research area keywords

  • Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing
  • Situation/Context Modelling and Reasoning
  • Mobile Healthcare
  • Internet of Things
  • Social media analytics
  • DSS for Emergency Management


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