Saer Samanipour is a researcher at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) and an honorary research fellow at the University of Queensland focusing on application of computational mass spectrometry, advanced statistics, and non-target screening for analysis of complex environmental samples.

Saer has been involved in multiple projects with different QAEHS members such as ARC granted project PLATFORM (Prof. Thomas, Dr. Kaserzon, and Dr. O’Brien), wastewater based epidemiology (Mr. Phil Choi, Dr. O’Brien, Dr. Tscharke).