Faculty staff

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Faculty Executive

Executive Dean
Professor Mike Ewing

Dean of Law, Head of Deakin Law School
Dr Jenni Lightowlers

Dean, Deakin Business School
Professor Amanda Pyman

Executive Assistant to the Executive Dean
Bernadette Paes-Lawry

Associate Dean, International & Partnerships
Associate Professor Colin Higgins

Associate Dean, Quality Standards and Accreditation
Associate Professor Kerrie Bridson

Associate Dean, Teaching and Learning
Dr Christine Contessotto

Associate Dean, Research
Associate Professor Joshua Newton 

Faculty Director, Work Integrated Learning
Marc Olynyk

Faculty General Manager
Aileen Loi

Group Manager Students and Education
Jen Smith

Group Manager, Engagement and Partnerships
Vacant

Manager, Research
Bronwyn Kelly

Change Lead
Kate Calder

Heads of Departments

Head of Department, Accounting
Professor Anne Wyatt

Head of Department, Economics
Professor Mehmet Ulubasoglu

Head of Department, Finance
Professor Xiangkang Yin

Head of Department, Information Systems and Business Analytics
Professor Hind Benbya

Head of Department, Management
Professor Alexander Newman

Head of Department, Marketing
Professor Michael Polonsky

School staff members

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Professional staff

Corporate Services Portfolio

Executive and Business Services
Executive and Business Services Manager
Kim Lee
Senior Business Services Officer
Alice Bellman
Senior Business Services Officer
Mandy Lock
Senior Executive Support Officer
Kinan Law
Executive Support Officer
Patricia Dobson
Executive Support Officer
Kristylee Clark
Executive Support Officer
Hiba Hadi
Senior Engagement Officer
Courtney Bow
Senior Engagement Officer
Laura-Kaye Smith
Administrative Officer
Caroline Launder
Administrative Officer
Hayley Taylor
Administrative Officer
Linda Farrugia
Administrative Officer
Loraine Innes
Administrative Officer
Tracey Thacker
Administrative Officer
Jackie Dennison
Administrative Officer
Kim Cheung
Administrative Officer
Nadee Goonatillake
Administrative Officer
Rebekah Weaver

Information and Integrated Analytics
Information and Integrated Analytics Manager
Wayne Amos
Senior Applications and Integration Officer
Annie Khoo
Information and Systems Analyst
Marty Christensen
Senior Officer Information Management
Kylie Newton
Data Analyst
Kitty Fan
Planning Analyst
Sam Guiney
Senior Data Analyst
Vinay Poddar

People Services
Health, Wellbeing and Safety Coordinator
Tracey Grant
People Services Coordinator
Carolyn Mead
People Services Officer
Jan McLennan
People Services Officer
Jenny Shaw
People Services Officer
Nick Ng
People Services Officer
Nick Thorn

Quality Standards and Accreditation
Quality Standards and Accreditation Manager
Helen Keogh

Learning Innovations

Director, Teaching and Learning Innovations
Dr Leanne Ngo          
Senior Educational Designer
Mahen Jayawardena
Digital Education Designer         
Maria Lentini
Learning Designer
James Buchan
Learning Designer
Tesfalem Gdey
Learning Designer
Robyn Barallon
Learning Designer
Lincoln James

Partnerships and Engagement Portfolio

Partnerships, Manager
Danny Ong
Partnerships, Coordinator
Linda Black

International
Manager, International
Vacant
International Partnerships Coordinator
Bri Gunn
Mobility Coordinator
Mark Vivian Weinman
Senior International Officer
Nicolas Tranquille
International Officer
Heather Kristiansson

Marketing
Manager, Marketing and Engagement
Belinda Roberts

Coordinator, Business Partnerships
Homa Mahdinejad

Marketing and Recruitment Coordinator
Adrian Ferdinand
Senior Student Recruitment and Marketing Officer
Karyn Vanderbom
Coordinator, Marketing and Communications
Claire Hunter
Production and Marketing Services Officer
Jesse Williams
Senior Marketing and Communications Officer
Patricia Vo
Senior Digital Communications Officer
Alistair Shepard

Research Services

Manager, Research Services
Bronwyn Kelly          
HDR Support Coordinator
Jen O'Connor
Senior Administration Officer, Research Services
Katrina Fleming
Administration Officer, Research Services
Vilia Dukas

Students and Education Portfolio

Education
Educations Manager
Simon Marshallsay
Course Support Coordinator
Yvonne Blahodyr
Course Support Officer
Alison Buchanan
Course Support Officer
Chamini Karunasagara
Course Support Officer
Cicilia Meliana
Course Support Officer
Harry Makhijani
Course Support Officer
Jean Liu
Course Support Officer
Nisa Fernando
Course Support Officer
Tanya McEvoy
Course Portfolio Officer
Mavis Lin
Course Portfolio Officer
Kylie Barrera

Education
Student Experience Manager
Cathryn Bunney
Student Engagement and Retention Manager
Andrew Taylor
Academic Progress and Integrity Officer
Lisa Baker
Academic Progress and Integrity Officer
Bianca Stickland
Academic Progress and Integrity Officer
Christine Naus
Academic Progress and Integrity Officer
Linda Nash
Academic Progress and Integrity Officer
Martin O’Brien
Student Engagement Coordinator
Alison Cossey
Student Experience Officer
Caitlin Burmeister
Student Experience Officer
David Millman
Student Experience Officer
Sid Sharma
WIL Coordinator
Matt Cameron

Senior Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Officer
Sarah Green

Senior Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Officer
Belinda Sapuppo
Senior Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Officer
Stefani Angelevski
Senior Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Officer
Rebecca Plant

Academic Compliance and Curriculum
Academic Compliance Manager
Wendy Miles
Coordinator, Curriculum
Jess Duke
Curriculum Officer
Alexandra Kuebler
Curriculum Officer
Fallon Kilpatrick
Curriculum Officer
Simone Lee
Curriculum Officer
Tara Coady
Admissions and Credit Transfer Coordinator
Carly Wines
Team Leader, Admissions and Credit Transfer
Ming Yan Yip
Senior Admissions and Credit Transfer
Reece Gilbert
Admissions and Credit Transfer Officer
Deb Krasey
Admissions and Credit Transfer Officer
Nakisa Alipour
Admissions and Credit Transfer Officer
Vivienne Richards