Office of Research Ethics and Integrity

Contacts and advisors

QUT has a broad network of staff members who can help you, including:

Students: please always remember to seek advice from your supervisors in the first instance.

General enquiries

Research ethics queries: ethicscontact@qut.edu.au
All other enquiries: orei.enquiries@qut.edu.au

Office of Research Ethics and Integrity staff

Director, Research Ethics and Integrity: Dr Jane Jacobs, 3138 4957

  • Administrative Support Officer: Karen Todd, 3138 4692

Research Governance & Integrity Team

  • Manager, Research Ethics and Integrity: Anne Walsh, 3138 4981
  • Senior Biosafety Officer: Jane Easson, 3138 7411 (Biosafety)
  • Research Governance and Compliance Coordinator: Ashley Steele, 3138 7687
  • Research Integrity Officer: Melissa Tate, 3138 4934
  • Education and Cultural Change Coordinator: Mark Hooper, 3138 0704
  • Defence Trade Controls Compliance Officer: Leanne Kennedy, 3138 0702

Research Ethics Advisory Team

  • A/Research Ethics Coordinator: Nicola Pritchard, 3138 2091 (available Monday to Thursday)
  • Research Ethics Administration Officer: Janette Lamb, 3138 5123 (Human Research Ethics)
  • Research Ethics Administration Officer: Debbie Smith, 3138 4673 (Human Research Ethics)
  • Research Ethics Officer: Susan Johnson, 3138 2340 (Animal Ethics and GM Biosafety)
  • Research Ethics Committees Officer: Shirley Logan, 3138 4680

Research Ethics Advisors (REAs)

Each faculty has appointed at least one research ethics advisor who provides confidential advice to staff and students on integrity in research, research ethics, the responsibilities of postgraduate supervisors and students, and procedures for dealing with allegations of research misconduct within the University.

Business

Human Ethics      
Faculty Research Ethics Advisors UHREC representative Dr Marilyn Healy 3138 7651
  UHREC alternate representative Dr Bernd Irmer 3138 1313
School Research Ethics Advisors School of Management Dr Peter O’Connor 3138 2652
  School of Management Dr Bernd Irmer 3138 2654
  School of Management Prof Cameron Newton 3138 2523
  School of Management Dr Robyn Mayes 3138 1261
  School of Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations Dr H.S. Jin 3138 2645
  School of Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations Dr Clinton Weeks 3138 5349
  School of Accountancy A/Prof Azizul Islam 3138 4317
Please see QUT Business School Ethical review process for further details on submission and review.

Creative Industries

Human Ethics

     

Faculty Research Ethics Advisors

UHREC representative Dr Mirko Guaralda 3138 2464
UHREC alternate representative Dr Ben Kraal 3138 4263
School Research Ethics Advisors

Design

Dr Ben Kraal 3138 4263
Honours - Design Dr Veronica Garcia Hansen 3138 1623

School of Media, Entertainment and Creative Arts

Prof Mandy Thomas 3138 8108
Honours - School of Media, Entertainment and Creative Arts A/Prof Angela Romano 3138 8162
  Masters of Creative Industries Dr Bree Hadley 3138 3225
 

Creative Practice

Dr Sean Maher 3138 8218

Education

Human Ethics      
Faculty Research Ethics Advisors
UHREC representative

A/Prof Annette Woods

3138 3184

  UHREC alternate representative

3138 3404

School Research Ethics Advisors Cultural & Professional Learning Dr Radha Iyer 3138 3418
  Cultural & Professional Learning Dr Donna Tangen 3138 3807
Curriculum Dr Christina Chalmers 3138 3516
Curriculum
Dr Neal Dreamson 3138 3920
Early Childhood Dr Melinda Miller 3138 3989

Health

Human Ethics      
Faculty Research Ethics Advisors UHREC Representative 3138 4689
  UHREC alternate representative A/Prof Carol Windsor 3138 3837
School Research Ethics Advisors Exercise & Nutrition Sciences (Nutrition Sciences) Dr Peter Collins 3138 3524
  Exercise & Nutrition Sciences (Exercise) Dr Geoffrey Minett 3138 0336
  Biomedical Sciences Dr Daniela Loessner 3138 6441
 
Clinical Sciences
Dr Annalese Semmler 3138 6211
  Nursing Dr Carol Windsor 3138 3837
  Optometry & Vision Science Dr Katie Edwards 3138 6154
  Psychology & Counselling Dr Colette Roos 3138 8444
 
Psychology & Counselling
Ms Jill Harding-Clark 3138 0592
  CARRS-Q 3138 4911
  Public Health and Social Work Dr Marguerite Sendall 3138 3526
 
Public Health and Social Work
3138 5596


Animal Ethics      
School Research Ethics Advisors
Optometry and Vision Science
3138 6150
Biomedical Sciences Dr Jenny Ekberg 3138 0165

Law

Human Ethics      
Faculty Research Ethics Advisors UHREC Representative Dr Fiona McDonald 3138 2010
  UHREC alternate representative Dr Jodi Death 3138 7106
School Advisors Research Ethics Advisors Law School Dr Fiona McDonald 3138 2010
School of Justice Dr Jodi Death 3138 7106

Science and Engineering

Human Ethics      
Faculty Research Ethics Advisors UHREC representative Dr Travis Klein 3138 6142

UHREC alternate representative

Dr Frederic Maire 3138 1928
School Research Ethics Advisors Chemistry, Physics and Mechanical Engineering (CPME) Dr Andrew Fielding 3138 5325
School of Civil Engineering & Built Environment (CEBE) Dr Liton Kamruzzaman (available January 2016) 3138 2510
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (EECS) Dr Frederic Maire 3138 1928
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (EECS) Prof Margot Brereton 3138 8365
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (EECS) Dr Dhaval Vyas 3138 9564
Mathematical Sciences (MS) Dr Petrus Van Heijster 3138 1671
Information Services (ISS) A/Prof Darshana Sedera 3138 2925
Earth and Environmental & Biological Sciences (EEBS) Dr David Murphy 3138 2329

Please see QUT Science and Engineering Faculty Human Research Ethics for further details on submission and review.


 
Animal Ethics      
School Research Ethics Advisors
Chemistry, Physics, Mechanical Engineering
3138 6950
Earth, Environmental and Biological Sciences
Dr Susan Fuller 3138 2497

Other Important QUT Contacts

  • Animal Welfare Officer: Prof Lisa Chopin, 3443 7234
  • MERF: Leanne Conway, 3138 6938
  • Clinical Trials Manager: Dr Cecile Francis, 3138 5354
  • Radiation Safety Officer: 3138 7411
  • Senior Occupational Hygiene Officer (Chemicals): 3138 9271
  • Associate Director, Health and Safety Services: 3138 9271
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