Find contacts within our research portfolio, plus committee details and updates.

Research leaders

Our research leaders facilitate and promote the development of the strategic direction of Faculty research at UQ’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses. They work together to enhance the effective engagement of Faculty researchers and their collaborators with external research partners and to develop training and development opportunities to attract the best staff and HDR students.

Associate Dean (Research)
Professor Avril Robertson
Deputy Associate Dean Research (Researcher Development)
Professor Jonathan Corcoran
Deputy Associate Dean Research (Research Partnerships)Vacant 

Research Management

Our Research Management team provides advice and support concerning all aspects of pre-award processes, including identifying funding opportunities, helping with co-funding requests and coordinating the Faculty Grant Readership Scheme. They also facilitate researcher development initiatives and workshops.

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Manager, ResearchDr Andrea Belcher
Research Management Administration OfficerMs Breeann Silvester

Science Contracts

Our Science Contracts team provides expert contract advice to researchers and leads contract negotiation with external stakeholders.

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Manager, Research PartnershipsMs Catherine Sweeney
Manager, Research PartnershipsVacant
Manager, Research PartnershipsMs Sarah Wainwright
Research Contracts OfficerMs Victoria Myatt
Research Contracts OfficerMs Pelin Durali
Research Contracts OfficerMiss Shalini Priya Ramarao
Research Contracts Support OfficerMs Andrea Edye

Science Business Development

Our Science Business Development Manager facilitates industry engagement and works with researchers to identify industry-linked funding opportunities.

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Business Development Manager and Team Leader, Science ContractsDr Jodi Li
UQ Science research committees
Research CommitteeProfessor Avril RobertsonResearch Committee intranet pages (requires UQ login)
Higher Degree Research CommitteeProfessor Jonathan CorcoranHigher Degree Research Committee intranet pages (requires UQ login)
EMCA Reference GroupProfessor Jonathan