Michelle (Kundai) Vhudzijena
PhD Student

Michelle (Kundai) Vhudzijena

PhD Candidate, University of New South Wales, Sydney, expected May 2023 Bachelor of Arts in Biomedical Engineering, Harvard University, 2012
Faculty of Business
School of Risk and Actuarial Studies

Michelle is a PhD student in the School of Risk and Actuarial Studies. Her research is supported by a Scientia PhD Scholarship and the ARC Centre of Excellence In Population Ageing Research  (CEPAR).  She won Third Prize in the 3 Minute Thesis UNSW Business School Faculty Heat and is a recipient of the Sustainable Development Goals Research Grant from the Business School. Her research interests are mortality modelling, socioeconomic inequalities, multimorbidity, healthy ageing, unsupervised machine learning and long term care.