Science research contacts

Find University-wide contacts for Major Initiatives, Grants and Contracts as well as Themis agreements advisors on the University-wide research funding contacts page.

  • Faculty research manager

    Nicola Pressling +61 3 9035 7429

  • Publication coordinators and academic liaison officers

    Department number DepartmentCoordinators Liaison officer
    6030 Science Kirsten Clark 
    6300 BioSciences Kirsten ClarkMark Elgar
    2070 Geography and Resource Management Kirsten ClarkLisa Palmer
    6100 Chemistry Kirsten ClarkJonathan White
    6400 Physics Kirsten ClarkPhillip Urquijo
    6250 Earth Sciences Kirsten ClarkIan Simmonds
    6200 Mathematics and Statistics Kirsten ClarkAihua Xia
    2200 Ecosystem and Forest Sciences Kirsten ClarkPatrick Baker

  • Faculty grants coordinator/mentor

    The grant mentoring program appoints grant mentors (often referred to as 'grant shepherds') to provide oversight and advice for each application.

    Contact Meghan Bergamin, your faculty coordinator/mentor for information on how to access these services.

  • Themis agreement administrators

    Please note the Science Research Team restructured in August 2016 - please use the below contacts if you know the category of funding. If category is unknown, refer to department contacts in second table.

    Category 1ARC/NHMRC SchemesBergamin, Meghan
    Category 1Government Schemes (on ACGR List)Choong, Ee Ken
    Category 2Government FundingChoong, Ee Ken
    Category 3International FundingShimoda, Mika
    Category 3Philanthropic FundingShimoda, Mika
    Category 3Industry FundingSiebenga, Jo
    Category 4CRCsSiebenga, Jo
    -ConsultancyPressling, Nicola
    Department number DepartmentAdministrator
    2070 Geography Shimoda, Mika
    2200 Ecosystem and Forest Science Choong, Ee Ken
    6100 Chemistry Shimoda, Mika
    6200 Mathematics and Statistics Choong, Ee Ken
    6040 Mathematics and Statistics - AMSI Choong, Ee Ken
    6250 Earth Sciences Shimoda, Mika
    6300 Biosciences (incl. Biology, Botany, Genetics & Zoology) Choong, Ee Ken
    6400 Physics Shimoda, Mika

  • Commercial engagement contacts and advice

    Business Development Directors and Managers with senior industry experience are embedded within all faculties. They are your entry point to a range of University services that support the academic community to engage with industry, pursue research sponsorship and tender opportunities, develop contract research proposals, protect and commercialise intellectual assets.

    Your local faculty contacts

    If you are unable to get in touch with any of your local faculty contacts, you can contact Kevin Orrman-Rossiter (External Enquiries Manager) for assistance you with your enquiry.