Staff and Students

Faculty of Medicine and Health Graduate Research School LogoThe Faculty of Medicine and Health Graduate Research School supports all Higher Degree Research students.

Graduate Research School Staff

Name Title
Professor Hugh Barrett Associate Dean, 2 6773 3656
Katherine Gash

Administrative Officer (Research)

  • School of Health
  • School of Psychology
  • School of Rural Medicine
    (including the Pharmacy Discipline) 2 6773 3656

HDR Coordinators

The role of a HDR Coordinator is to facilitate, coordinate and support all HDR enrolments, progressions and completions across their School. They provide a coordinated and proactive mentorship focus and responsive approach to support all HDR candidates, supervisors and potential HDR applicants including encouraging interdisciplinary supervision arrangements across the institution, and external to UNE, if appropriate.

Professor Kim UsherSchool of

+61 2 6773 2975

Associate Professor Nicola Schutte

School of Psychology 2 6773 3779
Associate Professor Stuart WarkSchool of Rural

+61 2 6773 2204

HDR Student Representatives

HDR Student Representatives represent the interests of the HDR student body to identify and communicate issues of concern, suggest improvements and seek resolutions. This position is also a member of the Faculty Research Committee (FRC) in the Faculty of Medicine and Health.

Name FacultyEmail
Cassandra SundarajaFaculty of Medicine and
Sally LarsenFaculty of Medicine and