University Research Committee

The University Research Committee is responsible for the academic governance oversight of the research and research training activities of the University. The principal functions of the University Research Committee are outlined in the University Research Committee - Membership and Terms of Reference.

MemberCategoryAppointment Term Ends
Professor Mark Evans Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) (Chair) Ex-officio N/A
Professor Michael Friend  Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) (Deputy Chair) Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Jason White  Director of Research Services and Dean of Graduate Studies Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Brendon Hyndman Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Arts and Education Ex-officio N/A
Professor Mark Morrison Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Business, Justice and
Behavioural Sciences
Ex-officio N/A
Professor Julian Grant Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Science and Health Ex-officio N/A
Mr Carlo Iacono Executive Director, Division of Library Services Ex-officio N/A
Professor Lee Baumgartner Research Institute Executive Director, Gulbali Institute Ex-officio N/A
Professor Ganna Pogrebna Research Institute Executive Director, Cyber and Data Science Institute Ex-officio N/A
Dr Allen Ross Research Institute Executive Director, Rural Health Research Institute Ex-officio N/A
Dr Brian McSharry Research Active Academic (Level B) Nominated 30 June 2024
Dr Jennifer Bond Research Active Academic (Level B) Nominated 30 June 2023
Associate Professor Jay Phillips Research Active Academic (Level C) Nominated 30 June 2024
Dr Abishek Santhakumar Research Active Academic (Level C) Nominated 30 June 2024
Professor Marta Hernandez-Jover Research Active Academic (Level E) Nominated 30 June 2024
Vacant Higher Degree by Research Student Nominated 30 September 2022
Mr Muhammad Rana Higher Degree by Research Student Nominated 30 June 2023
Associate Professor Will Letts Head of School, School of Education Nominated 30 June 2023
Associate Professor Rhonda Shaw Head of School, School of Psychology Nominated 30 June 2023
Professor Susan Green Member with experience and expertise in
Indigenous-focused research
Nominated 30 June 2023

The University Research Committee Standing Committee was established to decide urgent matters which arise between meetings of the University Research Committee, and when it is not practical to convene a full meeting of the Committee.

MemberCategoryAppointment Term Ends
Professor Mark Evans Chair, University Research Committee (Chair) Ex-officio N/A
Professor Michael Friend  Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Brendon Hyndman Member of the University Research Committee Nominated 20 November 2022
Professor Mark Morrison Member of the University Research Committee Nominated 20 November 2022
Associate Professor Jane Quinn Member of the University Research Committee Nominated 20 November 2022
DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
25 February 2022 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 9 February 2022 AgendaMinutes
17 March 2022 Flying  Minute N/A N/A AgendaMinutes
29 April 2022 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 13 April 2022 AgendaMinutes
23 May 2022 Flying Minute N/A N/A Agenda Minutes
24 June 2022 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 8 June 2022 AgendaMinutes
2 September 2022 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 17 August 2022 AgendaMinutes (unconfirmed)
4 November 2022 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 19 October 2022 AgendaMinutes (unconfirmed)

Refer to the current Governance Services Meeting Schedule for the meeting and agenda close dates for all governance committees supported by the Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs.

DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
26 February 2021 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 12 February 2021 AgendaMinutes (unconfirmed)
16 April 2021 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 2 April 2021 AgendaMinutes
25 June 2021 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 11 June 2021 AgendaMinutes
5 July 2021 N/A Flying Minute N/A Agenda Minutes
3 September 2021 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 20 August 2021 AgendaMinutes 
5 November 2021 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 22 October 2021 AgendaMinutes (unconfirmed)
19 November 2021 N/A Flying Minute N/A Confidential Confidential

Refer to the current Governance Services Meeting Schedule for the meeting and agenda close dates for all governance committees supported by the Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs.

DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
21 February 2020 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 31 January 2020 Agenda Minutes
17 April 2020 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 3 April 2020 Agenda Minutes
28 April 2020 N/A Flying Minute N/A AgendaMinutes
18 May 2020 2.00pm - 3.00pm Videoconference Extraordinary meeting AgendaMinutes
26 June 2020 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 12 June 2020 Agenda Minutes
31 July 2020 2.00pm - 3.00pm Videoconference Extraordinary meeting Confidential Confidential
4 September 2020 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 21 August 2020 Agenda Minutes
29 October 2020 N/A Flying Minute N/A AgendaMinutes
3 November 2020 N/A Flying Minute N/A AgendaMinutes
20 November 2020 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 6 November 2020 Agenda Minutes
14 December 2020 N/A Flying Minute N/A Confidential Confidential
DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
12 April 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 29 March 2019 Agenda Minutes
14 June 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 31 May 2019 Agenda Minutes
16 August 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 2 August 2019 Agenda Minutes
18 October 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 4 October 2019 Agenda Minutes
8 November 2019 9.30am - 12.30pm Videoconference 25 October 2019 Agenda Minutes

Contact

Tina-Maree Mitchell
Governance Officer
Email: governance@csu.edu.au
Phone: 02 6338 4773