Graduate Research Team

Established in January 2016, the Graduate Research Team, directed by , forms part of the DVC (Education) Portfolio. The team is responsible for providing strategic leadership for HDR programs. We lead the development, implementation and evaluation of Higher Degree by Research enrichment programs in support of the University’s strategy for graduate research programs and scholarships.

The key function of the Graduate Research team with the Portfolio is to help, facilitate and encourage faculties and university units to improve the experiences of HDR students. The role of the Director, Graduate Research is to lead effective change in the university that improves our capacity to recruit, retain and graduate the best HDR students in the country.

Our HDR offerings will produce creative, rigorous, ethical and agile researchers for academic and non-academic research careers across the world. HDR graduates from the University of Sydney will help industry, government and society meet the new challenges of the 21st century as well as providing innovative solutions to pervasive problems.

Enquiries for the Graduate Research Team

Ms Sandy Haydon
+61 2 9351 4809

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