David Harte CV

Personal

Name: David S. Harte
Born: New Zealand, 1957

Current Employment

GNS Science (0.6 FTE)
Senior Scientist
Street Address: 1 Fairway Drive, Avalon, Lower Hutt 5010, NZ
Postal Address: PO Box 30-368, Lower Hutt 5040, NZ
Tel. (DDI): +64-4-570 4226
Tel. (Operator): +64-4-570 1444
Email: d.harte “at” gns.cri.nz

Statistics Research Associates (0.4 FTE)
Associate
PO Box 12-649, Thorndon, Wellington 6144, NZ
Email: david “at” statsresearch.co.nz

Research Summary

Peer Reviewed Publications

Conferences and Workshops

Google Scholar

Statistical Seismology Library (SSLib): a collection of R computer software packages for the analysis of and fitting models to earthquake data

Employment History

GNS Science, Lower Hutt
Senior Scientist (0.6 FTE): Sept 2016 – present
Senior Scientist (1 FTE): May 2013 – Sept 2016

Statistics Research Associates, Wellington
Associate (0.4 FTE): Feb 2017 – present
Honorary Associate: May 2013 – Jan 2017
Director: September 2002 – May 2013
Associate: January 2000 – May 2013

Victoria University of Wellington (VUW)
Lecturer: January 1996 – December 1999
Part Time Lecturer (0.4–0.5): July 1993 – December 1995
Casual Lecturer: 1988–1992

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF), Wellington
Biometrician: 18 Feb 1985 – 25 June 1993

New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA), Wellington
Examination Moderator: Statistics (5257): 1991

Authority for Advanced Vocational Awards (AAVA), Wellington
Examination Moderator:
Elements of Statistics (3047): 1985, 1986
Statistics (3150): 1986, 1987

Traffic Research Section, Ministry of Transport (MOT), Wellington
Scientist: 17 Feb 1983 – 15 Feb 1985

Sample Design Division, Department of Statistics, Wellington
Assistant Research Officer: 19 April 1982 – 16 Feb 1983

Honorary Positions

Statistics Research Associates, Wellington. Honorary Associate: May 2013 – Jan 2017

Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo. Visiting Fellow: Mar 2010, Mar 2012, Feb – Mar 2014, Oct 2016

Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo. Visiting Professor: June – Aug 2009

Massey University. Honorary Research Associate: 2006 – 2010

Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo. Visiting Associate Professor: July – Sept 2006

Victoria University of Wellington. Adjunct Research Associate: 2006 – 2009

Victoria University of Wellington. Honorary Research Associate: 2003 – 2004

Qualifications and Awards

Victoria University of Wellington
MSc (Distinction) in Mathematics 1981–1982
PhD in Statistics, Sept 1993 – July 1996

Third Prize in the New Zealand Mathematical Society Biennial Thesis Competition, 1984. For MSc thesis submitted at VUW.

New Zealand Automobile Association Award in Transportation and Traffic Engineering at the 1985 IPENZ Conference. For a joint paper with W.J. Frith titled “The Safety Implications of Some Control Changes at Urban Intersections”.