Research priority areas
We transform lives and enhance communities with our research.
If you have any concerns in regard to the responsible conduct of research or research misconduct at Federation University, you may contact a Research Integrity Advisor (RIA). Concerns can be raised with an RIA from any Faculty.
Research Integrity Advisors are persons with research experience, knowledge of the University's policy and management structure, and familiarity with accepted practices in research who are appointed to provide advice on research integrity to researchers and students in accordance with the Australian Code for Responsible Conduct of Research and Federation University policy.
The Research Integrity Advisor’s role does not extend to assessment or investigation of the matter.
The specific role of RIAs is to:
Federation Business School
Ernesto Valenzuela – Associate Dean (Research)
Faculty of Education & Arts
Tim Harrison – Associate Dean (R)
Faculty of Health
Simon Cooper – Associate Dean (R)
Jenny Blitvich – Associate Dean (R)
Faculty of Science & Technology
David Piedrafita – Associate Dean (R)
Please refer to the University's Research Integrity & Misconduct Procedure.