Faculty staff

The Faculty of Health has a team of over 50 people, led by Executive Dean, Alfred Deakin Professor Rachel Huxley.


Executive Dean Faculty of Health
Professor Rachel Huxley

Executive Officer and Assistant
Joell Murray

Associate Dean, Teaching and Learning
Professor Lynn Riddell

Associate Dean, International
Professor David Austin

Associate Dean, Research
Professor Peter Enticott

Head of School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Professor Brad Aisbett

Acting Head of School of Health and Social Development
Professor Jennifer Watts

Head of School of Nursing and Midwifery
Professor Nikki Phillips

Dean of School of Medicine
Professor Gary Rogers

Head of School of Psychology
Professor Jane McGillivray

Faculty General Manager
Erin Colegate

Deputy Faculty General Manager
Melinda Thomas

Contact us

For undergraduate and postgraduate student support please contact: health-enquire@deakin.edu.au or call (03) 9251 7777 (+61 3 9251 7777)

For research and HDR enquires please contact: hthres@deakin.edu.au or call (03) 9251 7174 (+61 3 92517174 - International)

If you wish to provide concerns or complaints regarding the Faculty of Health for any student related matters, please contact the designated Faculty of Health contact: Shufen Lin: shufen.lin@deakin.edu.au or call (03) 9246 8030.