Lisa Pilkington is a Senior Lecturer at Waipapa Taumata Rau the University of Auckland. Lisa is a chemometrician and chemical data scientist. She develops methods to obtain data on a range of different chemical phenomena and then uses statistical methodologies to analyse the data and understand the chemical system being studied. Lisa applies these practices to a range of different areas, spanning agricultural, biological and medicinal/forensic applications.
Lisa has been awarded a range of fellowships including a Lottery Health Fellowship, Rutherford Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Breast Cancer New Zealand Ronald Kay Fellowship and Gavin and Anne Kellaway Fellowship.