Who's who (administration and coordinators)

Name Responsibilities  

Professor Kate A. Jolliffe

Room 515

+61 2 9351 2297

 

Head of School Kate Jolliffe

Associate Professor Chris Ling

Room 455

+61 2 9351 4780

Deputy Head of School Chris Ling

Associate Professor Peter Rutledge

Room 547

+61 2 9351 5020

Associate Head (Teaching) Peter Rutledge

Associate Professor Louis Rendina

Room 518

+61 2 9351 4781

lou.rendina@sydney.edu.au@sydney.edu.au

Associate Head (Research) Lou Rendina

Teaching

Name Responsibilities  

Dr Toby Hudson

Room 456

+61 2 9036 7648

Acting Director of First Year Studies Toby Hudson

Associate Professor Siegbert (Siggi) Schmid

Room 315

+61 2 9351 4196

siegbert.schmid@sydney.edu.au

Second Year Coordinator Siggi Schmid

Associate Professor Mat Todd

Room 517

+61 2 9351 2180

Third Year Coordinator Mat Todd

Associate Professor Meredith Jordan

+61 2 9351 5520

Room 544

Honours and Graduate Diploma Coodinator Meredith Jordan

Dr Girish Lakhwani

Room 358

+61 2 9351 5783

 

Deputy Honours and Graduate Diploma Coodinator Mat Todd

Associate Professor Chiara Neto

Room 349

+61 2 9351 2752

Director of Postgraduate Studies Chiara Neto

Associate Professor Chris McErlean

Room 518A

+61 2 9351 3970

christopher.mcerlean@sydney.edu.au

Postgraduate Coordinator  Chris McErlean

Dr Liz New

Room 543

+61 2 9351 1993

Talented Student Program Coordinator Liz New

Dr Jeanette Hurst

Room 201B

+61 2 9351 3105

Science Communicator Jeanette Hurst

Mrs Erin Brightwell

Room 221/210

+61 2 9351 4411

Manager, Student Administration (First Year)  

Administrative staff

Name Responsibilities  

Ms Jody Cutler

Room 206

+61 2 9351 3328

Administration Manager. Oversees the School’s administration including postgraduate matters. Please see Jody if you require information on how to appoint staff or any general questions regarding administration. Jody Cutler

Mrs Erin Brightwell

Room 221/210

+61 2 9351 4411

Manager, Student Adminstration (first Year) Erin Brightwell

Ms Suzanne Kania

Room 207

+61 2 9351 8599

 

Student Administration Manager.  Responsible for Intermediate and Senior Chemistry and Honours. She also handles demonstrator appointments and claims. Suzanne Kania

Ms Sophie Patsalides

Room 210

+61 2 9351 4413

sophie.patsalides@sydney.edu.au

Administrative Assistant (First Year). Sophie Patsalides

Ms Shanthi Perera

Room 243

+61 2 9351 2732

Finance Manager and oversees the School’s finances and purchasing operation. Shanthi Perera

Ms Dimetra Skondras-Silva

Room 207

+61 2 9351 4504

 

 

Administration Officer.  Front office administration contact for keys, forms, room and lecture theatre bookings, projector bookings, and School publications. She also provides administrative support for the Head of School, so forms requiring the Head’s signature should be given to Dimetra.  

Ms Anne Woods

Cubicle 1, Level 4 (opposite Room 412A)

+61 2 9351 2755

Days: Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays

Administrative Assistant (part-time).  

Ms Lisa Wu

Room 243

+61 2 9351 4403

Finance Assistant.  Responsible for day-to-day purchasing and accounting matter, including petty cash, and is the first point of contact for queries concerning orders. Lisa Wu

Ms Julie Xu

Room 243

+61 2 9036 6022

Finance Assistant. Assists with financial administration, including verification of corporate card statements. Julie Xu

Technical staff

Name Responsibilities  

Ms Gemma Thompson

Room 242

+61 2 9351 4422

Laboratory Manager. Responsible for the upkeep of the building; the technical and professional staff; the Main Chemistry Store and manages the teaching facilities/laboratories. Gemma Thompson

Ms Marjan Ashna

Room 226

+61 2 9351 2735

Floor Manager Marjan Ashna

Ms Mary Miller

Room 226

+61 2 9351 2735

Technical Officer

 

Mary Miller
Level 3 matters can be taken to any of the services rooms    

Dr Ellen Braybon

Room 427

+61 2 9351 2741

Floor Manager Ellen Braybon

Ms Natalia Kislova

Room 427

+61 2 9351 2741

Technical Officer Natalia Kislova

Mr Dennis Cheng

Room 427

+61 2 9351 2741

Technical Officer Dr Dennis Cheng
Level 5 Service Room:     

Dr Shane Wilkinson

Room 520

+61 2 9351 2746

Floor Manager Shane Wilkinson

Mr Carlo Piscicelli (JP)

Room 525A

+61 2 9351 2746

 Technical Officer Carlo Piscicelli
Chemistry Store:     

Mr Jeff Armstrong

Room 135

+61 2 9351 2739

Senior Technical Officer Jeff Armstrong

Mr Eric De Courcey

Room 135

+61 2 9351 2739

Technical Officer Eric de Courcey
Mechanical Workshop:     

Mr Andrew McVicar

Room 129

+61 2 9351 3812

Senior Technical Officer Andrew McVicar

Professional staff

Name Responsibilities  

Mr Jarek Popiolkiewicz

Room 318

+61 2 9351 3591

Electronics, computing and cryogen support for Facilities and Workshops. Jarek Popiolkiewicz

Mr Tuan La

Room 318

+61 2 9351 4418

Electronics, instruments and compters (control these instruments) in Teaching Labs and Research Labs. Design new instruments for Teaching and Research. Tuan La

Dr Nick Proschogo

Room 225

Madsen Building, F09

+61 2 9036 6495

Mass Spectrometry Facility Nick Proschogo

Dr Ian Luck

Room 150

+61 2 9351 2851

NMR Facility Ian Luck

Dr Peter Turner

Room 201A

+61 2 9351 4270

Crystal Structure Analysis Facility Peter Turner

Dr Cody Szczepina

Room 208

+61 2 9351 3882

Chromatography and Separations Facility  

Dr Hank De Bruyn

Room 208

+61 2 9351 3330

Professional Officer (part-time)

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

Hank de Bruyn

Dr Natasha Sciortino

Room 208

+61 2 9351 3330

Professional Officer (part-time)

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Natasha Sciortino

Dr Richard Leow

Room 359

+61 2 9351 4415

High Performance Computer Systems Operator Richard Leow