Community Panel member
Appointed December 2019
Wolf Zimmermann was born in Germany, grew up in New Zealand and now lives in Melbourne, with his partner. Wolf initially completed a Bachelor of Computer Science and worked at the Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organisation as a Scientific Computing Specialist. Wanting to learn more about human behaviour and how to make a difference in society, Wolf returned to university to study a Bachelor of Arts, focusing on psychology and philosophy. While studying, Wolf worked for a machine learning start-up.
In 2020, Wolf will begin a role as a systems advisor at the Department of Health and Human Services (Victoria). Wolf also hopes to continue his study, especially in the areas of moral psychology and mental health. Wolf is a passionate photographer and received awards from his university magazine for his photojournalism. Wolf also enjoys running and travelling in his free time.