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Staff listing

Dean of School of Medicine

Professor Gary Rogers

Professor Gary Rogers is a health professions educational leader, public health researcher and GP with a focus on HIV medicine. He commenced as Professor and Dean of the School of Medicine at Deakin University in June 2020.

Key contacts

Professor Gary Rogers, Dean of School, School of Medicine

Professor Alex Gentle, Deputy Head of School

Ms Sarah Tomlinson, School Manager

Associate Professor Janet McLeod, Associate Head of School (Learning & Teaching) & Medical Imaging Co-Course Director

Professor Alister Ward, Associate Head of School (Research)

Professor Vin Versace, Director of Deakin Rural Health

Alfred Deakin Professor Michael Berk, Director of IMPACT

Richard Mansfield, Medical Imaging Co-Course Director

Professor James Armitage, Optometry Course Director

Associate Professor Laura Gray, MD Course Director

Associate Professor Lara Fuller, Director of Rural Medical Education

Associate Professor Cameron Shaw, Director of Regional and Urban Medical Education

Diane Telford, Executive Assistant

Academic

Jemma Skeat, Senior Lecturer, Health Professions Education (Assessment)

Agricultural health

Jacquie Cotton, Lecturer in Rural Health

Alison Kennedy, Director, National Centre for Farmer Health

Biomedicine

Jeffrey Craig, Professor in Epigenetics and Cell Biology

Amardeep Dhillon, Associate Professor in Biomedical Sciences

Wei Duan, Alfred Deakin Professor

Roey Elnathan, Senior Lecturer, Biomedicine

Liza Raymond, Teaching Scholar, Medical Biotechnology, Infection and Immunity

Rasika Samarasinghe, Lecturer

Sarah Shigdar, Associate Professor, Medical Science

Craig Smith, Senior Lecturer, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Garth Stephenson, Lecturer in Medical Biotechnology, Infection and Immunity

Richard Williams, Associate Professor

Centre for Organisational Change in Person-Centred Healthcare (OCPH)

Meg Chiswell, Deputy Director, OCPH

Peter Martin, Professor of Communication and End of Life Care

MBA healthcare management

Imran Muhammad, Lecturer

Sandeep Reddy, Director, MBA (Healthcare Management)

Margaret Way, Clinical Governance Director

Medical Imaging

Saba Ansari, Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging - Clinical Studies and Clinical Practice

James Bainbridge, Lecturer, Medical Imaging and Clinical Practice

Luke Barclay, Lecturer in Medical Imaging Practice and Clinical Learning

Chris Jansen, Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging - Ultrasound Specialisation

Gail Powe, Lecturer

Peter Riley, Senior Lecturer, Diagnostic Imaging and Medical Physics

Peter Schenk, Senior Lecturer, Medical Imaging Ultrasound Specialisation

Gregory Van Egmond, Lecturer in Foundation Principles of Medical Imaging

Medicine

Kathryn Aston-Mourney, Senior Lecturer in Human Biology

Eugene Athan, Professor, Infectious Diseases

Tim Baker, Director Centre Rural Emergency Medicine

Debbie Baldi, Senior Lecturer, Medical Science and Clinical Practice

Jessica Beattie, Lecturer in Rural General Practice (Program Development and Support)

Colin Bell, Professor of Public Health

Nigel Bellears, Clinical Skills Instructor

Kellie Britt, Lecturer in Simulation and Clinical Skills

Leanne Britton, Lecturer, Clinical Skills

Tamara Browne, Senior Lecturer, Health Ethics, Law and Professional Development

Jenny Bryce, Clinical Skills Instructor

Lisa Calafiore, Clinical Skills Instructor

Brendan Condon, Deputy Director of Clinical Studies & Senior Lecturer, Medical Education

Alex Dawe, Clinical Skills Lead

Timothy Deane-Freeman, Lecturer, Health Ethics and Professionalism

Helen Doyle, Lecturer in Clinical Skills

Karen D'Souza, Senior Lecturer

Jane Duffy, Senior Lecturer in Health Ethics, Law and Professionalism

Tahnee Dunlop, Deputy Director, Centre for Rural Emergency Medicine.

Karen Dwyer, Professor of Medicine

Nicole Farrell, Senior Lecturer, Academic General Practice

Stephen Fischer, Senior Lecturer in Medical Education

Cynthia Forlini, Senior Lecturer

Marguerite Fulton, Deputy Director, Geelong Clinical School

Sue Garner, Clinical School Director and Clinical Skills Senior Lecturer

Duminda Gunawardane, Regional Academic Coordinator

Stephen Giggins, Clinical Skills Educator

Vanessa Hartnell, Lecturer, Clinical Skills

Mark Johnson Regional Academic Coordinator

Diana Joseph, Clinical Skills Instructor

Mark Kotowicz, Professor of Endocrinology and Diabetes

Greg Kowalski, Senior Lecturer

Prabhat Lamichhane, Lecturer in Public Health Medicine

Eldon Lyon, Senior Lecturer, Rural Medical Education General Practice

Malik Quasir Mahmood, Lecturer in Pathology

Thomas Majer, Senior Lecturer, Medical Education

Dominique Martin, Associate Professor of Health Ethics and Professionalism

Erik Martin, Lecturer in Public Health

Kate Mccloskey, Medical Director of Simulation Senior Lecturer

Claire McKie, Senior Lecturer, Clinical and Communication Skills

Bryony McNeill, Senior Lecturer, Medical Science

Rebekah McWhirter, Senior Lecturer in Health Ethics Law and Professionalism

Cailin Mellberg, Teaching Scholar, Anatomy

Teah Mogae, Senior Lecturer, Academic General Practice

Barry Morphett, Director of Clinical Studies & Director, Western Victoria Regional Training Hub

Heather Morrison, Teaching Scholar, Pathology

Kate Murphy, Senior Lecturer in Medical Education

Carl Murphy, Senior Lecturer in Medical Education

Neil Orford, Associate Professor in Intensive Care Medicine

Anita Phillips, Academic Support Program Lead

Jodi Phillips, Lecturer in Indigenous Health

Mike Pickavance, Senior Lecturer

Kylie Pickles, Lecturer, Medical Sciences (Anatomy)

Pieter Pretorius, Regional Academic Coordinator, Grampians

Vivienne Ramsbottom, Senior Lecturer, Medical Education

Leni Rivera, Senior Lecturer

Aidan Roberts, Teaching Scholar

Gemma Rossiter, Clinical Skills Instructor

Jacqueline Savard, Senior Lecturer, Health Ethics, Law and Professionalism

Peter Sly, Professor, Respiratory Medicine

Elyse Stevens, Senior Lecturer, Clinical Medicine

Kate Stotskaia, Senior Lecturer

Melanie Sullivan, Lecturer in Regional Medical Education (Pathology)

Sophie Tobias, Lecturer in Anatomy and Physiology

Emma Tumilty, Lecturer in Health Ethics, Law and Professionalism

Vanessa Vaughan, Lecturer in Medicine

Alex Wakeley, Associate Lecturer, Indigenous Health

Deborah Whitley, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Studies (Pathology)

Dan Wilson, Medical Educator

Mark Yates, Associate Professor in Aged Care, Rehabilitation & Palliative Care

Optometry

Larry Abel, Associate Professor, Visual Function

Lucy Ainge, Lecturer

Serap Azizoglu, Lecturer, Optometric Clinical Skills and Head, Dispensing Program

Dipesh Bhattarai, Lecturer, Optometry and Vision Science

Hayley Birch, Lecturer, Optometry

Ash Chan, Lecturer

Luke Chong, Lecturer in Optometry and Vision Science

Heather Connor, Head of Optometric Clinical Placements

Amanda Douglass, Lecturer in Optometry and Vision Science

Amanda Edgar, Lecturer in Optometry

Moneisha Gokhale, Lecturer in Optometric Clinical Skills

Kerryn Hart, Lecturer, Optometry

Nick Hockley, Lecturer in Optometric Clinical Skills

Alexandra Jaworski, Head of Optometric Clinical Skills

Jac Kirkman, Lecturer in Optometry

Alissa Maillet, Lecturer in Optometry and Vision Science

Steven Maskell, Officer for Optometric Business Partnerships and Education

Linda Robinson, Head of Assessment, Clinical Optometry

Natalie Watt, Lecturer, Optometry

Ryan Wood-Bradley, Lecturer in Vision Science

Paramedicine

Shanae Draffen, Lecturer

Kate Kloot, Senior Lecturer, Advanced Clinical Practice

Surgery

Glenn Guest, Epworth Geelong Chair in Surgery

Sonal Nagra, Senior Lecturer in Rural General Surgery

Richard Page, St John of God and Barwon Health, Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery

Douglas Stupart, Associate Professor of Surgery

David Watters, Alfred Deakin Professor and Chair in Surgery

Research

Hajara Abdus Samad, Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Kara Anderson, Associate Research Fellow

Melanie Ashton, Associate Research Fellow, CADET

Debbie Ashtree, Associate Research Fellow

Alyssa Barry, Associate Professor, Systems Epidemiology of Infection

Faiza Basheer, Associate Research Fellow, Cell Analysis

Hannah Beks, Research Fellow

Lesley Berk, Research Fellow, Digital Interventions

Michael Berk, Alfred Deakin Professor and Director of IMPACT

Amelia Betson, Research Fellow

Javier Botella Ruiz, Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Marita Bryan, Associate Research Fellow

Jenny Bryce, Research Officer, Chromic

Sifan Cao, Research Fellow, Epidemiology

Heidi Casey, Research Fellow

Suzie Clauden, Associate Research Fellow

Timothy Connor, Research Officer

Darcie Cooper, Associate Research Fellow (Infectious Diseases)

Natalie Counihan, Research Fellow

Tamsyn Crowley, Associate Professor in Medical Bioinformatics

Indee Davids, Associate Research Fellow

Samantha Dawson, Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Olivia Dean, Associate Professor (Research)

Amber Degelia, Clinical Trial Coordinator, MAGNET

Tania De Koning-Ward, Professor

Poshmaal Dhar, Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Kunal Dhiman, Associate Research Fellow, Neurobiology

Thusharika Dissanayaka, Associate Research Fellow

Daniel Drumm, Associate Research Fellow, Rural Health

Megan Ellis, Research Officer

Tesfaye Feyissa, Executive Dean Health Research Fellow

Sarah Gauci, Associate Research Fellow, Cardiac Prevention

Stephen Gill, Senior Research Fellow

Veer Gupta, Associate Professor in Neurobiology

Catherine Hansen, Data Manager

Chris Healey, Research Fellow

Andrea Hernan, Deans Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Damian Hernandez de Santiago, Research Fellow

Sarah Hosking, Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Natalie Hyde, Dean’s Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Felice Jacka, Professor

Nicholas Jamnick, Dean’s Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Bianca Kavanagh, Associate Research Fellow (Psychiatric Research)

Kara Kew, Research Fellow

Jee Hyun Kim, Associate Professor, Molecular Psychiatry

Clifford Liongue, Lecturer, Medical Research

Zoe Liu, Associate Research Fellow, Biomarkers

Mojtaba Lotfaliany Abrand Abadi, Dean's Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Amy Loughman, Dean’s Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Joanna Macdonald, Associate Research Fellow

Sophie Mahoney, Associate Research Fellow, Dietitian

Mary Malakellis, Research Fellow Grade 2

Sheree Martin, Research Officer

Wolf Marx, Senior Research Fellow

Kat Matthews, Associate Research Fellow

Catherine Maza, Associate Research Fellow, Psychologist

Kirsty McCann, Associate Research Fellow, Genomic Epidemiology

Sean McGee, Professor, Medical Biology

Amelia McGuinness, Associate Research Fellow, Trial Coordinator

Kevin Mc Namara, Deputy Director Associate Professor

Fiona Mitchell, Associate Research Fellow, Rural Health

Joyanta Modak, Research Fellow

Jenny Murfield, Research Fellow

Maryam Nakhjavani, Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Martin O'Hely, Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Biostatistics/Bioinformatics

Adrienne O'Neil, Professor

Bruna Panizzutti Parry, Research Fellow, Stem Cells

Julie Pasco, Professor

Arnie Phillips, Associate Research Fellow, Psychologist

Julia Pitcher, Associate Professor, Paediatric Neurophysiology

Shae Quirk, Research Fellow

Briana Randall, Research Officer

Erica Reeve, Research Fellow, Implementation and Knowledge Exchange

Aaqil Rifai, Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Tetyana Rocks, Research Fellow (Grade 2)

Pam Rufus-Membere, Associate Research Fellow

Sajal Kumar Saha, Executive Dean Health Research Fellow

Kate Schlicht, Senior Research Fellow

Bobby Shamim, Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Luba Sominsky, Paediatric Research Fellow

John Stambas, Professor of Viral Immunology

Amanda Stuart, Research Fellow

Sophia Sui, Dean's Research Postdoctoral Fellow

Vinod Sundaramoorthy, Research Fellow, Viral Neuropathogenesis

Courtney Swinton, Research Officer

Nikolaj Travica, Dean's Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Alyna Turner, Senior Lecturer

Megan Turner, Research Fellow (Psychologist)

Vincent Versace, Director Deakin Rural Health

Peter Vuillermin, Chair in Medicine and Director of Research

Ken Walder, Chair in Metabolic Diseases

Adam Walker, Research Fellow, Trisno Family

Lana Williams, Associate Professor

Yen Ting Wong, Associate Research Fellow

Bing-Ru Wu, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Viral Immunology

Jessy Vibin, Associate Research Fellow, Genomic Epidemiology

Claire Young, Associate Research Fellow, eHealth & mHealth

Lauren Young, Associate Research Fellow, Trial Coordinator

Alison Yung, Professor (Clinical Research)

Nemanja Zivanov, Associate Research Fellow

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