A/Prof Jennifer FLEGG

Senior Lecturer / Coordinator of Masters Computational Biology / ARC DECRA

School of Mathematics and Statistics

  • Room: 314 OGS
  • Building: Old Geology South
  • Campus: Parkville

Research Groups

Recent Publications

  • J. Flegg, Shakti N Menon, Helen M Byrne, DL Sean McElwain. A Current Perspective on Wound Healing and Tumour-Induced Angiogenesis.. Bulletin of mathematical biology, 82, 23, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s11538-020-00696-0.

  • Amani A Alahmadi, J. Flegg, Davis G Cochrane, Christopher C Drovandi, Jonathan M Keith. A comparison of approximate versus exact techniques for Bayesian parameter inference in nonlinear ordinary differential equation models. Royal Society Open Science, 7, 191315, 2020. doi: 10.1098/rsos.191315.

  • S Sharifi-Malvajerdi, F Zhu, CB Fogarty, MP Fay, RM Fairhurst, J. Flegg, K Stepniewska, DS Small. Malaria parasite clearance rate regression: an R software package for a Bayesian hierarchical regression model.. Malaria journal, 18, 4, 2019. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2631-8.

  • C. Jayathilake, PK Maini, HW Hopf, DL Sean McElwain, HM Byrne, J. Flegg. A mathematical model of the use of supplemental oxygen to combat surgical site infection. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 466, 11-23, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2019.01.021.

  • J. Flegg, N Nataraj. Mathematical Modelling and Avascular Tumour Growth: Interdisciplinary Research. Resonance, 24, 313-325, 2019. doi: 10.1007/s12045-019-0782-8.

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Current Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Sontosh Kumar SAHANI
Adriana ZANCA

Current MSc Students

Name Project title
Madhurima BISWAS

Past MSc Students

Name Project title
Adriana ZANCA


  • Master of Computational Biology Co-Ordinator


  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Postgraduate Programs Committee
  • Visiting Scholar (Fund) Committee