ACU Research

We support your research


Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

T: +612 9739 2943
E: eo.dvcr@acu.edu.au


Campus
North Sydney Campus (MacKillop)
8-20 Napier Street-Level 16 (532.16)
North Sydney NSW 2059


Postal
PO Box 968
North Sydney
NSW 2059


Professor Wayne McKenna
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

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Professor James McLaren
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)

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Rosalie Devcich
Executive Officer (Research)

T: +612 9739 2943
E: eo.dvcr@acu.edu.au


Debbie Cooper
Administrative Officer, Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research)

T: +612 9739 2293
E: deborah.cooper@acu.edu.au


Ms Jeanine Parsons
Senior Manager, Research Services

T: +612 9739 2167
E: jeanine.parsons@acu.edu.au


Natalie Precians
Executive Advisor (Research)

T: +612 9739 2168
E: natalie.precians@acu.edu.au



  • Research Systems and Reporting
    • Tools to support the research enterprise
    • eResearch support to the academic community
    • system support and development for the research management system (Research Master) and Orion.
    • research data collection and provision of internal and external reports.
    • works with other University system areas to support data integration.

    For  your research systems queries
    T
    +613 9953 3674
    res.systems@acu.edu.au.

    For all your research reporting queries
    T +613 9953 3838
    E res.performance@acu.edu.au.


    Rod Lewis
    Senior Manager, Systems and Reporting
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    Mr Michael Murphy
    Manager, Research Reporting
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    Mr Matt Dixon
    Senior Research Systems Analyst
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    Tanya Howard
    Administrative Officer (Research Data Entry)
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    John Montalto
    Senior Research Systems Officer
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    Angelique Perrin
    Research Reporting Analyst
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    Dian Utami
    Research Systems and Reporting Coordinator
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    Ms Anna Pocrnic
    Administrative Officer – Research Data Entry
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  • Research Grants and Contracts

    Responsible for:

    • pre- and post-award external research grants administration
    • external grants that satisfy the Higher Education Research Data Collection research definition
    • research contracts development and administration

    For all your research grants queries
    T +612 9739 2530
    res.grants@acu.edu.au


    Dr Heidi Worsley
    Senior Research Grants Officer
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    Dr Jessica Gilbey
    Manager, Research Grants
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    Martin Kelly
    Senior Research Grants Officer
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    Julie Thorpe
    Research Grants Officer
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    Miss Cathy Mathews
    Senior Research Contracts Officer
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    For all your research contracts queries
    T +612 9739 2105
    E res.contracts@acu.edu.au


    Ms Catriona Thorpe
    Senior Research Contracts Officer
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    Lihong Kong

    Research Contracts Manager
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  • Research Assessment

    Support for research engagement and impact, internal ACU grants and funding schemes, policies and URC:

    • ERA assessment and research engagement and impact
    • internal grants assistance
    • policies and procedures
    • University Research Committee

    For all your research assessment queries
    T
    +612 9739 2218
    E andrew.schrader@acu.edu.au (research engagement and impact)
    res.acurf@acu.edu.au (ACURF inquiries and document submission)
    E res.development@acu.edu.au (Other internal funding and software (SPSS) inquiries)


    Andrew Schrader
    Senior Manager, Research Assessment
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  • Research Ethics

    Central point for advice on ethical and governance issues. Supports and advises:

    • Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC)
    • research academics
    • student researchers.

    For all your ethics queries
    T +612 9739 2646
    E res.ethics@acu.edu.au   


    Nadia Crittenden
    Chair, Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC)
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    Mrs Susanna Gorman
    Manager, Research Ethics
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    Kylie Pashley
    Administrative Officer (Ethics)
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    Mrs Pratigya Pozniak
    Research Ethics Officer
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  • Graduate Research

    Administers research higher degree candidature for:

    • prospective research candidates
    • enrolled research candidates

    For all your candidature queries please contact:


    Anne Cunningham
    Manager, Graduate Research
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    Ms Stefania Riccardi
    Project Manager
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    Chiara Condotta
    Senior Candidature Officer: Faculty of Education and Arts, and Faculty of Law and Business
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    Catherine Jones
    Project Officer
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    Samantha Jones
    Project Officer
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    Linda Gao
    Candidature Officer: Faculty of Health Sciences, and Faculty of Theology and Philosophy
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  • Research Finance

    Mrs Kely-Kirwan
    Manager,Research Finance
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    Ms Bita Ekhtiari
    Finance Officer Research
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    Ms Hoa Nguyen
    Finance Officer Research
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