Doug Robb BE MCom

Doug Robb BE MCom

Infomatics Analyst & Database Manager

Doug is a technology and eResearch professional managing the strategic development and coordination of research databases, technology ecosystems, program development and governance.  He is also a skilled practitioner of statistical research methods, informatics, full stack software development and machine learning models.

Before joining the team he was a Senior eResearch Project Manager at Murdoch University after a period in government directing information and communication based projects and managing service delivery of corporate information services and digital information products. Prior to that he worked at UWA for many years building technology and research information solutions before moving into executive roles including a period managing the finance and business operations of a unit comprised of approximately 40 full time staff, 1400 undergraduate and 80 postgraduate students.

Master of Commerce (Distinction), UWA      Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics) UWA


  • Data Analysis and Decision Making
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Project Management
  • Electronic Business
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Economic Management and Strategy
  • Information Management
  • Business Process Management
  • Ethical Dimensions of Management and Leadership.
  • Financial Accounting
  • Information Management Research
  • Indo Pacific Defence Conference, Perth, 2019.
  • Murdoch University representative AeRO (Australian eResearch Organisation) national forums, Canberra 2018, Sydney 2019.
  • eResearch AustralAsia Conference, Brisbane October 2019
  • Chair Murdoch University eResearch Committee 2018-2020.
  • Data Commissioner Round Table, Perth 2019
  • ATEM (Association for Tertiary Education Management) Conference, Perth 2018
  • Data Storage, Management Task and Finishing Group (2017)
  • Chair Murdoch University  eResearch Steering Group 2019-2020
  • Murdoch University Technical Investment Committee 2019-2020
  • UWA Faculty Sciences Executive Committee (2009-2011)
  • Murdoch School of Psychology & Exercise Science Board Member 2014-2018
  • School of Psychology & Exercise Science Learning & Teaching Committee 2014-2018
  • School of Psychology & Exercise Science Executive Committee 2014-2018
  • University of Western Australia Technical Coordination Group 2006 – 2011
  • UWA Technical Advisory/Consultancy Group 2007-2011
  • COVID Research Response in WA
  • MRFF SUNRISE trial in Emergency Surgery in Australia.
  • Mind and Body Lab ($1.4M research facility) Murdoch 2017
  • Student Participation Portal (Sonia) Murdoch and UWA
  • Murdoch Psychology Clinic Digital Recording Facility
  • Robin Winkler Clinic refit and relocation to Myer Street Building UWA 
  • Advanced Learning Laboratory (ALL) UWA 
  • Public facing content management system upgrades UWA, DEC.
  • Microsoft SharePoint and Key Management Service solutions