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All general correspondence should be directed to:

Office of Research Services (Bldg 32 Level 2)
CQUniversity Australia
Bruce Highway
North Rockhampton QLD 4701
Australia

Staff Contacts and Roles

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) Office
Ethics
Grants
Research Reporting
Research High Degrees

Pro-Vice Chancellor's Office

Professor Grant Stanley (Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research))

Telephone: (07) 4923 2242
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: g.stanley@cqu.edu.au

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) is a key strategist responsible for shaping and implementing the University's vision of excellence in research and innovation. As a member of the executive team, the Pro Vice-Chancellor plays a major role in CQUniversity's future strategic research direction and performance. The Pro Vice-Chancellor's focus is on strategic planning, capacity-building, quality assurance and evaluation, to achieve the University's research and innovation goals. The PVC (Research) is also responsible for the governing committees for research and higher degree by research, development and implementation of policies, compliance with regulations and reporting and responding to sector changes that affect research and the University, ensuring the University's national and international research profile continues to grow and for fostering a research culture that encourages innovation, quality performance and engagement.

Karen Chapman (Executive Assistant)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2372
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email:k.chapman@cqu.edu.au

Karen is the Executive Assistant to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) and provides executive and administrative support to the Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research).

Vacant : Dean of Graduate Studies

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The Dean of Graduate Studies assists the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) in providing academic leadership and strategic management of the University's research portfolio.  Specifically, the Dean of Graduate Studies is responsible for establishing and maintaining the quality framework for the University's research training portfolio and its commitment to Research Higher Degree (RHD) students, recognising that they are critical to the research capabilities of the University.

Leslie Walker (Manager, Office of Research Services)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2463
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: l.walker@cqu.edu.au

The Manager Research Services manages the team responsible for RHD student administration, works with those responsible for reporting, research ethics approval governance processes, research performance analysis and reporting, and provides executive support to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research).  The Manager also oversights commercialisation and intellectual property management processes, and provides high level advice to senior management on policy, issues, risks and future requirements across the position's areas of responsibility.

Research Reporting

Richelle Coll (Executive Officer, Reporting)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2604
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: r.coll@cqu.edu.au

Richelle manages the reporting portfolio for the Office of Research Services and the strategic reporting requirements of the University including the ERA and HERDC collections.  Richelle also provides Executive Officer support to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research).

Ethics

Sue Evans (Ethics Officer)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2603
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: ethics@cqu.edu.au

Sue manages the administration of human and animal ethics clearance for research projects within the University and is the secretary to the following CQUniversity Committees: Human Research Ethics Committee (CQUniversityHREC), Animal Ethics Committee (CQUniversityAEC), and the Institutional Biosafety Committee. Sue is also the contact for limited impact research in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

Grants

Sharon Hall (Research Grants Officer)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2601
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: grants_admin@cqu.edu.au

The Research Grants Officer works with CQUniversity researchers (staff and students) in seeking and securing external funding for their research and arranging research agreements. The Research Grants Officer also manages the University's internal research grants processes.

Michelle Hodda (Administrative Officer, Grants)

Telephone: (07) 4930 9040
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email:m.hodda@cqu.edu.au

Michelle performs a broad range of administrative services in support of grants in the areas of Teaching and Learning and Research.

Research Higher Degree

Denise Davidson (RHD Officer for School of Human, Health & Social Sciences; School of Medical & Applied Sciences [Medical & Health disciplines]; School of Nursing & Midwifery)

Telephone: 4923 2228
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: d.davidson@cqu.edu.au

Denise provides a broad range of administrative support functions to support research higher degree (RHD) students across the Schools, including assisting with the development and implementation of innovative systems to provide effective support, while streamlining processes, and reducing bureaucracy wherever possible.

Denise Lentell (RHD Officer for School of Engineering & Technology; School of Medical & Applied Sciences [Agriculture and Environment disciplines)

Telephone: (07) 4930 9210
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: d.lentell@cqu.edu.au

Denise provides a broad range of administrative support functions to support research higher degree (RHD) students across the Schools, including assisting with the development and implementation of innovative systems to provide effective support, while streamlining processes, and reducing bureaucracy wherever possible.

Kath Milostic (RHD Officer for School of Business & Law; School of Education & the Arts)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2607
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: k.milostic@cqu.edu.au

Kath provides a broad range of administrative support functions to support research higher degree (RHD) students across the Schools, including assisting with the development and implementation of innovative systems to provide effective support, while streamlining processes, and reducing bureaucracy wherever possible.

Stuart McCartney (Administrative Officer, Research Higher Degrees)

Telephone: (07) 4923 2602
Fax: (07) 4923 2600
Email: s.f.mccartney@cqu.edu.au

Stuart provides administrative support across all aspects of research higher degree administration.