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Our team

  • 22 Academic staff
  • 34 Research and professional staff
  • 12 Research students
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Our people

The Matilda Centre's academic and professional team

Our talented team of researchers and professional staff undertake world-leading research in the areas of mental health and substance use disorders.

  • Professor Maree Teesson, Centre Director
  • Associate Professor Cath Chapman, Director of research development and strategy
  • Honorary Professor Frances Kay-Lambkin, Director of technology, innovation and translation
  • Associate Professor Katherine Mills, Director of early intervention and treatment
  • Associate Professor Nicola Newton, Director of prevention
  • Associate Professor Tim Slade, Director of epidemiology and biostatistics
  • Mr Paul Newman, Operations Manager
  • Ms Jasmin Bartlett
  • Mr Raj Kishore Biswas
  • Ms Julia Boyle
  • Mr Zachary Bryant
  • Ms Jo Cassar
  • Ms Chloe Conroy
  • Ms Katie Dean
  • Ms Jennifer Debenham
  • Ms Hannah Deen
  • Ms Katherine Dobinson
  • Ms Felicity Duong
  • Ms Ainsley Furneax-Bate
  • Ms Sophia Garlick Bock
  • Ms Melissa Gray
  • Ms Olivia Green
  • Ms Lucinda Grummitt
  • Ms Tara Guckel
  • Ms Karrah McCann
  • Ms Katherine Haasnoot
  • Ms Annalise Healy
  • Ms Ashling Isik
  • Ms Phoebe Johnson
  • Ms Madeleine Keaveny
  • Ms Ivana Kihas
  • Ms Siobhan Lawler
  • Ms Briana Lees
  • Ms Samantha Lynch
  • Ms Erin Madden
  • Ms Bridie Osman
  • Ms Kate Ross
  • Ms Anna Smout
  • Ms Scarlett Smout
  • Mr Joel Tibbetts
  • Mr Corey Tutt
  • Ms Rachel Visontay
  • Ms Caitlin Ward
  • Mr Jack Wilson
  • Mr Peter Clay
  • Ms Jennifer Debenham
  • Ms Clara Fritchley
  • Ms Lucinda Grummitt
  • Mr Logan Harvey
  • Ms Ivana Kihas
  • Ms Siobhan Lawler
  • Ms Briana Lees
  • Ms Samantha Lynch
  • Mr Daniel McFadden
  • Ms Anna Smout
  • Mr Jack Wilson
  • Professor Andrew Baillie, the University of Sydney
  • Professor Helen Christensen, Black Dog Institute, the University of New South Wales Sydney
  • Professor Paul Haber, Drug Health Services, Sydney Local Health, District Discipline of Addiction Medicine, Central Clinical School, the University of Sydney

Join the team

An exciting opportunity to join our leading Matilda Centre undertaking research in culturally-inclusive school-based drug and alcohol prevention resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people.
 

Director

Professor Maree Teesson AC
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