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Whether you're a prospective or current student, alumni or visitor, this is how to get in touch with us.

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University holiday closedown

The University will be shut down over the holiday break from Monday 24 December 2018, and re-opening Tuesday 8 January 2019. University services and buildings will be closed during this period.

The Student Centre is closed for in-person enquiries during this time. You can reach us by phone or online on the following days during the holiday break:

Saturday 22 December, 9am to 5pm.
Thursday 27 December, 9am to 5pm.
Friday 28 December, 9am to 5pm.
Saturday 29 December, 9am to 5pm.
Monday 31 December, 9am to 5pm.
Wednesday 2 January, 9am to 5pm.
Thursday 3 January, 9am to 5pm.
Friday 4 January, 9am to 5pm.
Monday 7 January, 9am to 5pm.

Please be aware, we may not be able to resolve your enquiry until normal operating hours have resumed from Tuesday 8 January.

Regular opening hours

Phone

1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864)
+61 2 8627 1444 (outside Australia)

We are available between 9am and 5pm (local time), Monday to Friday.

Online

If you are a prospective student, and would like to ask about courses or making an application, you can:

If you are a current student, and have a question about your enrolment or any other issue you can make an enquiry online.

In person

To make an enquiry in person, you can visit the Student Centre on level 3 of the Jane Foss Russell Building (next to the Wentworth Building). This is where you can ask about:

  • Course options and admissions
  • Enrolment
  • Fees
  • Special consideration
  • Student cards
  • Study abroad and exchange
  • And more...

Open: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

During the first two weeks of semester, the Student Centre will be open 8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday. During examinations, the Student Centre will be open 8.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday, and 8.30am to 2.30pm Saturday. 

Security (24 hours)

Phone: +61 2 9351 3333 (urgent)
Phone: +61 2 9351 3487 (enquiries)

Campus Assist 

1300 CAMPUS (1300 226 787)
campus.assist@sydney.edu.au

Find a Campus Assist precinct office.

General enquiries / switchboard

+61 2 9351 2222
8.30am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

Visitors Information Centre

+61 2 9351 3100
info.centre@sydney.edu.au
Open: 10am to 2pm, Monday to Friday.

Please note: during examination period and on graduation days, the Visitors Information Centre will be open 10am to 4pm.

For journalists

If you have an enquiry about research by one of our academics, are looking for expert comment from one of our researchers or would like to film for TV news on one of our campuses, please contact our Media and PR team.

Contact details for many media experts can be found in our Find an Expert database.

For queries during normal business hours:
+61 2 8627 0246

For queries outside normal business hours:
0402 972 137

If you are from an international university, research organisation or government body and are planning a visit, please let us know. We’ll work with you and University of Sydney staff to develop a visiting schedule that will give you and our staff lots of opportunities to connect.

Contact our Coordinator for VIP Visits and Protocol for a visit request form and please allow us at least ten working days before the date of the prospective visit. We consider all requests carefully but we are not able to accommodate all visitors. 

For more information and to get a visit request form, contact the Coordinator for VIP Visits and Protocol: dvc.international.visits@sydney.edu.au.

Contact the Alumni and Development team

We welcome enquiries and questions from our alumni and friends.

If you've got a question, you might want to check our frequently asked questions, or you can contact us on the details below.

Division of Alumni and Development
Level 2, F23 Administration Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia
+61 2 9036 9222
alumni.office@sydney.edu.au

We welcome your enquiries and questions about gifts and bequests

Division of Alumni and Development
Level 2, F23 Administration Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia
+61 2 8627 8818
+61 2 8627 8819
development.fund@sydney.edu.au

Alex Miller
Associate Director, Planned Giving
+61 2 8627 8811

Wendy Marceau
Senior Development Officer
+61 2 8627 8492

Laura Albanese
Director, Development (Lifehouse)
+61 2 8627 0937

Demelza Birtchnell
Director, Development
Gift Implementation & Campaign
+61 2 8627 8814

Charly Brown
Associate Director, Development
Mental Health and Neuroscience
+61 2 8627 4665

Flora Grant
Director, Development
Major Gifts and Donor Relations
+61 2 8627 4650

Guy Houghton
Associate Director, Development
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
+61 2 9036 6269

Ene Juurma
Associate Director, Development
Faculty of Dentistry
+61 2 8627 0465

Rachel Love
Associate Director, Development
Cancer Research
+61 2 9351 9351

Sallie May
Development Associate
+61 2 9114 2199

Abel Orellana
Associate Director, Development
Major Gifts
+61 2 8627 8822
0422 488 480

Harkeet Puria 
Associate Director, Development
Sydney School of Veterinary Science
+61 2 8627 0836

Moira Saunders
Development Associate
+61 2 9114 2199

Joel Smith
Senior Director, Development (Medicine & Health)
+61 2 9351 3574

Monica Vanderkley
Manager, Alumni Engagement
The University of Sydney Business School
+61 2 8627 0891

Melissa Bonevska
Development Manager, University Foundations
+61 2 8627 4011

Mary Ellen Rielly
Manager, Donor Relations
+61 2 8627 7114

Julie Young
Associate Director, Annual Giving
+61 2 8627 6563

Alana Garn
Annual Giving Specialist
+61 2 8627 6537

Isabella Andrews
Annual Giving Associate
+61 2 9114 2199

Miranda Adams
Annual Giving Officer (University Veterinary Teaching Hospitals)
+61 2 8627 5779

Elizabeth Enright
Annual Giving Associate (Direct Mail & Telephone Fundraising)
+61 2 8627 6734

Contact the Research team

T: +61 2 8627 8111
F: +61 2 8627 8145

research.support@sydney.edu.au
Address: Level 3, Administration Building (F23), University of Sydney NSW 2006

For enquiries about research studies (PhD and other higher degrees) please refer to the contact details above.

Commercial Development and Industry Partnerships team

Research Grants and Contracts team

Research Reporting, Analysis, Data and Systems team

Professor Duncan Ivison, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Julia Tompkins, Executive Assistant to Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
T: +61 2 8627 8150

Sara Brown, General Manager
+61 2 8627 8153

Grant Cruchley, Senior Manager, Research Policy & Analysis
+61 2 8627 8149

Elise Webster, Marketing and Communications (Research)

Rebecca Rey, Internal Research Communications Specialist

Professor Laurent Rivory, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)
+61 2 8627 0624

Gisela Lafico, Executive Assistant to Pro Vice-Chancellor 
+61 2 8627 8100

Kimberly dela Cruz Odom, Manager, Strategic Collaborations Program 
+61 2 8626 9195

Project Management Team
Olivia Hopward  +61 2 8627 5634
Emily Miller  +61 2 9036 3128
Georgia Payne +61 2 8627 8451

Associate Professor Eric Knight, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Enterprise and Engagement)
+61 2 9351 7391

Dr Maria Ishkova, Acting Executive Officer

Professor Kathy Belov, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement) 
+61 2 9114 1454
EA Sheelagh Douglas +61 2 9351 4461

Amanda Sayan, Director of Partnerships 
+61 2 9351 2310

General enquiries

Andrew Tindell, Director, CDIP
+61 2 8627 8181

Kathryn Sunn, Commercialisation Manager 
+61 2 8627 0232

Gladys Williams, Clinical Trials Contracts Manager
+61 2 9351 6711

Nadia Pece-Barbara, Commercial Theme Leader, Medicine, The Westmead Precinct
+61 2 8627 3027

Melissa Mail, Commercial Theme Leader, Engineering and Information Technologies
+61 2 8627 4681

James Fraser, (Acting) Commercial Theme Leader, Engineering and Information Technologies
+61 2 8627 4681

Stephen Lam, Commercial Theme Leader, Science
+61 2 9351 6226

Jane Zhang, Commercialisation Officer
+61 2 8627 8254

Eric Wei, Commercialisation Officer
+61 2 8627 4822

Katie Richmond, External Engagement Manager
+61 2 9114 1153

Jake Nicol, State Government Engagement Officer
+61 2 8627 7775

Holly Zhu, Business Development Manager, Engineering
+61 2 9351 5075

Richard Cislowski, Business Development Manager, Defence
+61 2 8627 5815

Anna Noonan, Business Development Manager, Regional NSW
+61 2 9351 8627

Kate Taylor, Business Development Manager, Arts and Social Sciences
+61 2 9351 8627 (Mon-Thur)

Bill Russell, Business Development Manager, Health Sciences
+61 427 187 975

Duncan MacinnisBusiness Development Manager, Medicine and Health
+61 2 9114 0803

Andrew Kemp, Business Development Manager, Science

Sally Hunter, Project Manager, IP Administration
+61 2 9351 5075

Timothy Lee, Intellectual Property Rights Officer
+61 2 9036 5434

Amanda Waters, Finance and Administration Officer 
+61 2 8627 5363

Melitta Jercher, IP Consultant  
+61 2 9351 7912  

Research Contracts

Nehmat Dabbousi, Contracts Triage
+61 2 9036 7508

Alexandra Milcz
+61 2 8627 8185

Jan Ambrose
+61 2 8627 8179

Luda Kuchieva
+61 2 8627 8106

Chris Robinson
+61 2 8627 8102

Zemi Zhao
+61 2 8627 8169

Hannah Buckley
+61 2 8627 7687

Rhoda Swao
+61 2 8627 6732

Dr Andrew Black, Director, Research Development and Collaboration
+61 2 8627 8143

Rui Hoo, Senior Research Development Officer
+61 2 8627 4156

Miriam-Rose Ash, Research Development Officer 
+61 2 8627 0763

Jessica Keath, Manager, Research Development (Health and Medical Research)
+61 2 8627 6383

Thomas Soem, Head, International Agencies and Government Programs
+61 2 9036 5140

Muriel Swijghuisen Reigersberg, Manager, Researcher Development Strategy 
+61 2 8627 5611

Jennifer Turner, Manager, Research Development 
+61 2 8627 8135

Lia ZambettiSenior Project Officer, Research Development Strategy
+61 2 8627 6040

General enquiries

research.support@sydney.edu.au

Pearly Harumal, Director, Research, Grants and Contracts
+61 2 8627 8175

Research Grants Submissions

Julie Cameron, Manager
+61 2 8627 5516

Roy McBurney, Major Research Grants Initiatives
+61 2 8627 6800

Sherridan BlackmanResearch Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8141

David Boyd, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 9114 0525

Anu George, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 6743

Elly Pineda, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 6834

Nicole Richardson, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8446

Jane Zhang, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8103

Research Awards Establishment and Variations

Kay Winton, Manager
+61 2 8627 8104

Rebecca Graham, Reporting and Compliance Team Leader
+61 2 8627 4824

Jessie Zhong, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 5468

Nicole Richardson, Research Administration Officer and Bill Channing, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8446

Ziyad Hosenbux, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8126

Penny Harvey, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8109

Joel Annesley, Research Administration Officer
+61 2 8627 8168

Simon Ringer, Director, Core Research Facilities
+61 2 8627 4088

Tim Dixon, Operations and Program Manager
+61 2 8627 6132

Emma Bastian, Strategic Engagement Manager
+61 2 9351 7752

Research integrity-related enquiries should be directed to:
+61 2 8627 0200
research.integrity@sydney.edu.au

Animal ethics enquiries should be directed to:
+61 2 8627 8174
animal.ethics@sydney.edu.au

Human ethics enquiries should be directed to:
+61 2 9036 9161
human.ethics@sydney.edu.au

Clinical trials support (including Governance) enquiries should be directed to:
clinical-trials.research@sydney.edu.au.

Learn more about research integrity, ethics and clinical trials at the University of Sydney.

Nathaniel Lewis
Director, Research Reporting, Analysis, Data and Systems (RRADS)
+61 2 8627 8111
research.support@sydney.edu.au

Nicole Weisfelt, Manager, Data Acquisitions
+61 2 8627 8184

John Burns, Traditional Research Outputs Coordinator
+61 2 8626 9290

Leanne Mumford, Non-traditional Research Outputs Coordinator 
+61 2 8627 8134

Michele Parker, Data Repository Coordinator 
+61 2 8626 9956

James Freckleton, Analytics Research and Development Manager
+61 2 9036 6519

Monitoring and Compliance Support Line
+61 2 8627 8599

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