Scott McManus

Environmental Science

Scott McManus

B.App.Sci (App.Geology), G.Dip.Arch.Heritage, G.Dip.App.Sci(IT) & G.Cert.App.Stats

Lecturer in Spatial Science
Port Macquarie
Building 802 Room 1410

Scott is a Ngiyampaa man, just putting the final edits on to his PhD which will be submitted during first session 2022. His PhD has focused on uncertainty assessment of spatial domains in early-stage mining projects using pXRF and Bayesian methods.

He has over 25 years consulting experience in data, data science, quality control, geostatics and resource estimation using geostatistical methods. His current research interests include implementing Machine Learning in Health administration and Fire impacts on mangrove vegetation and regeneration. He is currently responsible for teaching some of the spatial science subjects in the undergraduate and post grade courses.


  • SPA215
  • SPA217
  • ENM415
  • SPA442
  • SPA451
  • SA454
  • SPA556
  • Data science
  • Predictive analytics
  • Uncertainty assessment
  • Geostatistics
  • Bayesian applications

Registered Professional Geologist (Australian Institute of Geoscientists), MAIG

View Scott's publications in CRO

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