Staff listing

There are over 150 staff in the School of Psychology, including our teaching, research, honorary and professional staff. 

These are the leading minds that you could be studying with or working alongside.


School Executive

Acting Head of School
Jane McGillivray

Associate Head of School, Teaching and Learning
Linda Byrne

Associate Head of School, Research
Helen Skouteris

Associate Head of School, Rural and Regional Development
Arlene Walker


Academic staff

Professors

Name
Emeritus Professor
Robert Cummins
Professor
Michael Leiter
Professor of Attachment Studies
Jennifer McIntosh
Associate Dean, International
David Mellor
Professor
Peter Miller
Professor
Craig Olsson
Personal Chair
Martine  Powell
Professor
Lina Ricciardelli
Professor of Psychology, Clinical
Nicole Rinehart
Chair, Behavioural and Social Research in Diabetes
Jane Speight
Professor
Don Thomson
Professor
Professor Gregory Tooley 
Chair in Health Psychology
John Toumbourou

Associate Professors

Name
Associate Professor
David Austin
Associate Professor
Nicki Dowling
Associate Professor
Peter Enticott
Associate Professor 
Matthew Fuller-Tyszkiewicz
Associate Professor
Ross King
Associate Professor
Gery Karantzas
Associate Professor
Tess Knight
Associate Professor
Alexander Mussap
Associate Professor
Melissa O'Shea
Associate Professor
Petra Staiger
Associate Professor
Mark Stokes
Associate Professor 
Wendy Sutherland-Smith

Senior Lecturers

Lecturers

Associate Lecturers

Research staff

Senior Research Fellows

Research Fellows

Name
Research Fellow
Natalia Albein-Urios
Research Fellow
Jenny Crosbie
Research Fellow 
Bill Hallam
Research Fellow, Grade 2
Elizabeth Holmes-Truscott
Research Fellow 
Melissa Kirkovski
Research Fellow
Tamara May
Research Fellow, Grade 2
Danielle Newton
Research Fellow, Grade 1
Mandy O'Connor
Research Fellow, Grade 1
Nicole Papadopoulos
Research Fellow
Simone Rodda
Research Fellow, Grade 2
Steve Trawley
Research Fellow, Grade 2
Adriana Ventura

Associate Research Fellows

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Name
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Kerri Coomber
Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Bosco Rowland

Research Coordinators and Officers

Name
Senior Project Officer, Collaboration & Research Support
Christopher Loughnan
Community Relations Officer
Amber Donnelly

Research Assistants

Professional staff

Professional staff

Name
School Executive Officer
Shaun Brown
Project and Executive Officer
Bianca Shinkfield
Senior School Administrative Officer
Maria Muthiah
Senior Finance and Administrative Officer, Research
Juliet Sagar
Campus Administrative Officer
Maria Garcia
Administrative Officer, Finance
Beatrice Haselroither
Administrative Officer
Ann-Marie James
Administrative Officer 
Abigail Sia
Administrative Officer 
Sonnya Tirtawidjaja
Administrative Assistant
Emma McPhee
Senior Technical Officer
Luke Barisic
Academic Support Officer
Renee Bennett
Finance and HR Support Officer
Sofia Spiridis
Professional Programs Officer
Siew Joo Beh
Research and Project Officer
Katharine Woods
Online Resources Developer
Eric O
Web Application Developer
Adrian Shatte

Clinical staff

Visitors

Name
Visitor
Donna Louise Gee
Clinical/Academic Psychologist
Helen Mildred

Honorary staff

Honorary Fellows

Honorary Professors

Name
Honorary Professor
Malcolm Macmillan
Honorary Clinical Professor
Richard Bittar

Honorary Associate Professors