Mara Davison

Research Officer

Longitudinal Studies

Mara Davison joined AIFS in August 2023 as a Research Officer working within the survey methodology team on the Growing up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) project.

Before joining AIFS, Mara was working in data collection and community outreach as an interviewer for the Australian Bureau of Statics. Prior to this, she worked at the University of Melbourne as a research assistant on a qualitative research project about drowning risk and vulnerability, conducted in partnership with Surf Life Saving Australia. Mara holds a first-class honours from the University of Melbourne in the discipline of human geography, and is particularly interested in evaluative, qualitative, and mixed methods research.