Appointments, achievements

Alison Booth (ANU) is a new fellow of the (international) Econometric Society

Mark Brimble will become dean, learning and teaching, for Griffith U’s Business School, in January. He will move up from head of the accounting, finance and economics department.

Iain Walker is to join ANU as director of the Research School of Psychology. He moves from Uni Canberra.

Sally Way switches lobbies, joining the Australian Technology Network from the Innovative Research Universities. She becomes engagement manager at ATN.


The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia announces its four 2019 Paul Bourke Awards for Early Career Research; * Elise Klein (Uni Melbourne), * David Frazier (Monash U), Rebecca Ananian-Welsh (Uni Queensland), Melissa Day (Uni Queensland)

Edith Cowan U announces VC staff excellence awards;

 Research: Simon Laws, (Medical and Health Sciences)

Early career researcher: Stephanie Godrich, (Medical and Health Sciences)

Research engagement: Nicolas Hart (Medical and Health Sciences)

Research supervision: Lyndall Adams (Arts and Humanities)

Student learning: * Ross Hollett, (Arts and Humanities), * Greg Willson, (Business and Law), * Shelley Beatty, (Medical and Health Sciences), * Business and Law Work Integrated Learning – Denise Jackson, Karen Woods, Jo Martin and Arron Jackson, * Jason Sharbanee, (Arts and Humanities), * Donna Barwood Greg Willson, (Education)

Diversity, equity, inclusion: Robert Powell, (Business and Law)

Enhance learning: Melanie Day, Jacqui Hunt (Medical and Health Sciences), Tania Beament (Nursing and Midwifery)

Integrity: Richard Hughes, (Business and Law), Steve Gardiner, (Arts and Humanities)

Respect: Fiona Navin, (Student Life)

Personal excellence: Erin Bishop, (Student Life), Georgina Ferreira, (Business Growth and Development)

Inspirational teams: * Virtual Reality Health Simulation Collaboration, * Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, * School of Medical and Health Sciences, * School of Arts and Humanities Collection Team, Library Services

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Advancement: Nigel Andrews, Human Resources Service Centre

Health and safety practice: Amanda Allerding, (Arts and Humanities)


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