Sara Wilkinson is an Associate Professor and holds a position at the University of Technology Sydney. She works at the intersections of sustainability, resilience, building adaptation and transformation. Her research aims to improve local, national and international outcomes of urban development in built environments in respect of the most pressing challenges of our time: climate change, energy and water use, and a growing, increasingly urbanised global population. Sara engages in trans-disciplinary research with colleagues from science, health, business and technology as well as built environment disciplines. She is well published with over 150 outputs including books, research reports, journal and conference papers. She contributes to the surveying profession through various national and international committees, accreditation and APC assessment.