Technical and administrative staff

Timothy Chambers BSc (Computing) (IT Manager)
Timothy Chambers


Tim provides on-site IT support for FMRC network, computer systems and data. Duties include helpdesk support for staff, database design, and updating the website. Tim is a jack-of-all-trades and when a computer problem cannot be fixed straight away he will do the research and liaise with suppliers and other tech support.

Gervaise Woods BSc, HDipEd, GradDipSpEd (Administrative Officer)
Gervaise Woods


Gervaise joined the university in 1994 after a long career in teaching. She is responsible for Personnel & Finance matters at the Family Medicine Research Centre.

Denise Barratt Dip Bus Admin (Administrative Assistant)
Denise Barratt


Denise joined FMRC January 2008 as the administrative assistant to the team. She has had extensive administrative experience within the health environment.

Jan Fitzgerald (Recruitment Manager)
Jan Fitzgerald

Jan joined the FMRC in November 2001. Previously she spent a number of years as a paralegal, and she also managed a records transformation team at a large life insurance company. Jan is our Chief Recruiter, and most GPs who take part in the BEACH study will have spoken to her at some stage.