Faculty staff

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


Executive Dean Faculty of Health
Deakin Distinguished Professor Rachel Huxley

Executive Officer
Joell Murray

Executive Assistant
Carolyn Schofield

Associate Dean, Teaching and Learning
Professor Lynn Riddell

Associate Dean, International and Partnerships
Professor David Austin

Associate Dean, Research
Professor Peter Enticott

Deputy Associate Dean, Research
Professor Sarah McNaughton

Head of School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Professor Brad Aisbett

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

Director, Faculty Services
Deryn Vahl-Meyer

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding the Faculty of Health, please get in touch.

Undergraduate and postgraduate student support
+61 3 9251 7777
Email student support

Research and HDR enquiries
+61 3 9251 7174
Email research enquiries