• Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant, 2015–2018. Megadrought likelihood and its water resource impacts in Australia (Chief Investigator).
  • Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA), 2013–2015. The further back we look, the further forward we can see: 1,000 years of past climate to help predict future climate change in Australia (lead Principal Investigator).
  • Melbourne Water consultancy, 2012. Palaeoclimate reconstruction of rainfall and streamflow for Melbourne Water catchments (lead Principal Investigator).
  • University of Melbourne Vice Chancellor 2011–2012 Staff Engagement Grant for OzDocs: A ‘Citizen Science’ Project to Uncover Australia’s Climate History (lead Principal Investigator).
  • Australian federal Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency consultancy 2010–2011, Estimating natural climate variability in the Australasian region over the past 2,000 years: data synthesis for the IPCC 5th Assessment report, Jan 2011–August 2012 (lead Principal Investigator).
  • Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant, 2009–2012. Reconstructing pre-20th century rainfall, temperature and pressure for south-eastern Australia using palaeoclimate, documentary and early weather station data (lead Principal Investigator).
  • University of New South Wales Faculty Research Grant. El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) Variability in the Context of Holocene Climatic Change, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Science, UNSW, 2002–2004 (lead Principal Investigator).