Office of Doctoral Studies

Research Higher Degree Coordinator

Monitors student progress and oversees annual progress interviews; supports HDR students and supervisors in the school; approves requests for extensions, change of attendance mode, leave of absence, counting time-away and suspensions; chairs annual progress interviews

Dr Ilektra Spandagou

Admissions and Thesis Proposal Coordinator

Approves admissions to HDR in the school as well as requests for deferment of enrolment; allocation of supervisors and changes of supervisors; coordinates thesis-proposal meetings as well as upgrade-to-PhD meetings; chairs annual progress interviews

Dr Kellie Burns

Research Progress Managers

Manage and chair thesis proposal meetings; review and provide reports on thesis examinations to the ODS committee; chair annual progress interviews

Dr Michelle Bonati
Dr Nikki Brunker
Dr Alex McCormick
Professor Murray Print
Associate Professor Jennifer Way

Thesis Examination and Scholarships Coordinator

Check and approve the Nomination of  examiners' approve theses for submission; coordinates review of examiners' reports; approve the final emended theses that are ready for the Library upload on Sydney Escholarship Repositiory; Liaision for scholarships and prizes; chairs annual progress interviews

Dr Paul Ginns

School Administration Office

Acccept thesis proposal review meeting requests

Gilbert Cheng
Academic Engagement Coordinator

Design and run research training modules; collaborate with research students to seed and support student writing and reading groups.

Dr Nicole Mockler

Student Representatives

Research Student Liaison Officer

Liaises with, advises and refers to appropriate support services, HDR students in the school; assists with induction and orientation activities for new HDR students; organises Research Student Forums

Suin Jung