Research Committee

Membership 2023

Position on committeeName
Chair
Associate Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
Professor Shane Thomas
(Term: Chair 2023 and Deputy Chair in 2024)
Deputy Chair
Associate Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation - Strategic Research)

Professor Syed Islam
(Term: Deputy Chair 2023 and Chair in 2024)

Ex officio members 
Chair, Academic Board, or nominee Professor Bernadine Van Gramberg
Dean, Graduate StudiesProfessor Wendy Wright
Director, Research Innovation and Enterprisetba
Director, CeRDI (Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation)Associate Professor Helen Thompson
Director, HITC (Health Innovation and Transformation Centre)Professor Simon Cooper
Director, FRRC (Future Regions Research Centre)Professor Thomas Baumgartl
Director, CSA (Centre for Smart Analytics)Professor Joarder Kamruzzaman
Director, Centre for New Energy Transition Research (CfNETR)Professor Nima Amjady
Director, Collaborative Evaluation and Research Group (CERG)Associate Professor Joanne Porter
Executive Dean, Institute of Education, Arts and Community, or nomineeProfessor Claire McLachlan
Executive Dean, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, or nomineeProfessor Remco Polman
Executive Dean, Institute of Innovation, Science and Sustainability, or nomineeProfessor Iven Mareels
Dean, Global Professional School, or nomineeAssociate Professor Jason Giri
Director, University LibraryJanette Wright
Elected Members
Higher Education Academic Dr Rob Bischof
(term end 31/12/23)
Member of the ProfessoriateAssociate Professor Peter Vamplew
(term end 31/12/23)
Member of TAFE vacant
(term end 31/12/23)
Higher Degree Research Student       Molly Branson
(term end 31/12/23)

2023 meetings

MeetingDateTimeLocation

Paper
submission
deadline

Agenda (members only)Minutes
(members only)
1/23

Wednesday
8 March 2023

1:30 pm -
3:30 pm
via Teams 22 February 2023  
2/23

Wednesday
10 May 2023

1:30 pm -
3:30 pm
via Teams26 April 2023  
3/23

Wednesday
19 July 2023

1:30 pm -
3:30 pm
via Teams5 July 2023  
4/23

Wednesday
13 September 2023

1:30 pm -
3:30 pm
via Teams30 August 2023  
5/23

Wednesday
8 November 2023

1:30 pm -
3:30 pm
via Teams25 October 2023 

Contact

Lisa Francis, Academic Secretariat, Governance and Strategy
Phone: +61 3 5327 6544
Email: academic.secretariat@federation.edu.au

Past meetings

2022

MeetingDateTimeLocation

Paper
submission
deadline

Agenda
(members only)
Minutes
(members only)
1/22Thursday
31 March 2022
10:30 am -
12.30 pm        
Videoconference 17 March 2022Agenda 1/22 (pdf, 3.5.MB)Minutes
(pdf, 240 KB)
2/22Thursday
26 May 2022

10.30 am -
12.30 pm

Videoconference
12 May 2022Agenda 2/22 (pdf, 1.5 MB)Minutes
(pdf, 111 KB)
3/22Thursday
28 July 2022
10.30 am -
12.30 pm        
Videoconference
14 July 2022Agenda 3/22 (pdf, 4 MB)Minutes (pdf, 111 KB)
4/22Thursday
29 September

(cancelled)
10.30 am -
12.30 pm        
Videoconference
15 September 2022Cancelled-

Newly convened
RESEARCH COMMITTEE

1/22

Thursday
24 November
10.30 am -
12.30 pm
Videoconference
10 November 2022Agenda (1/22)
(pdf, 1.8 MB)
Minutes (pdf, 191 KB)

2021

MeetingDateTimeLocation

Paper
submission
deadline

Agenda
(members only)
Minutes
(members only)
1/21Thursday
25 March
10.30 am -12.30 pm        
Videoconference 
Please refer to 'Teams' link in your calendar invitation.
12 MarchAgenda (pdf, 3.7 MB)Minutes (pdf,  132 KB)
2/21Thursday
27 May
10.30 am -12.30 pm        
Videoconference
14 MayAgenda (pdf, 1.5 MB)Minutes (pdf, 112 KB)
3/21Thursday
29 July
10.30 am -12.30 pm        
Videoconference
16 JulyAgenda (pdf, 3.7 MB)Unconfirmed Minutes (pdf, 116 KB)
4/21Thursday
30 September
10.30 am -12.30 pm        
Videoconference
17 SeptemberAgenda (pdf, 2 MB)Minutes
(pdf, 190 KB)
5/21Thursday
25 November
10.30 am -12.30 pm
Videoconference
12 NovemberAgenda (pdf, 2.5MB)Minutes (pdf, 124 KB)

2020

MeetingMinutes
MarchMinutes (pdf.130 KB)
MayMinutes (pdf, 134 KB)
JulyMinutes (pdf,121 KB)
SeptemberMinutes (pdf, 109kb)
DecemberMinutes (pdf, 187 KB)

2019

MeetingMinutes
MarchMinutes (pdf, 144 kb)
MayMinutes (pdf, 157 kb)
JuneMinutes (pdf, 80 kb)
AugustMinutes (pdf, 109kb)
OctoberMinutes (pdf.139)
November


Minutes (pdf.107kb)

2018

MonthMinutes
March Confirmed minutes 1-18 (pdf, 1.5 MB)
March RC 2-18 Cancelled
MayConfirmed minutes 3-18 (pdf, 82 KB)
JuneConfirmed minutes 4-18 (pdf, 118 KB)
August Confirmed minutes 5-18 (pdf, 91 KB)
September Confirmed minutes 6-18 (pdf, 129 KB)
OctoberConfirmed minutes 7-18 (pdf, 123 KB)
NovemberConfirmed minutes 8-18 (pdf, 173 KB)

2017

MonthMinutes
February RC 1-17 Minutes (pdf, 146 KB)
March RC 2-17 Minutes (pdf, 76 KB)
May RC 3-17 - Minutes (pdf, 281KB)
June(Reserve) RC 4-17 - Minutes (pdf, 82KB)
August RC 5-17 - Minutes (pdf, 117KB)
September
(Reserve)
RC 6-17 - Minutes (pdf, 141KB)
October RC 7-16 Minutes (pdf, 142KB)
November RC 8-17 Minutes (pdf, 133KB)

2016

MonthMinutes
February RC1/16 (pdf, 4mb)
March RC2/16 (pdf. 95kb)
May RC3/16 (pdf.83kb)
June RC4/16 (pdf.101kb)
August RC 5/16 (pdf.126kb)
October RC 6/16 (pdf. 99kb)
November RC 7/16 (pdf. 91 kb)

2015

MonthMinutes
January Minutes 1/15 (pdf, 80kb)
February Minutes CR 1/15 (pdf, 37kb)
March Minutes 2/15 (pdf, 77kb)
April Minutes 3/15 (pdf, 133kb)
May Minutes RC 4/15 (pdf,111kb)
July RC5/15 (pdf, 189kb)
August Minutes RC 6/15 (pdf, 147kb)
October Minutes RC 7/15 (pdf, 191kb)
November Minutes RC 8/15 (pdf,174kb)
Circulatory Resolutions RC -CR 8/15 Minute (pdf, 618kb)

2014

MonthMinutes
January Minutes 1/14 (pdf, 70kb)
March Minutes 2/14 (pdf. 77kb)
April Minutes 3/14 (pdf, 81kb)
May Minutes 4/14 (pdf, 69kb)
July Minutes 5/14 (pdf, 61kb)
August Minutes 6/14 (pdf, 69kb)
October Minutes 7/14 (pdf, 81kb)
November Minutes 8/14 (pdf, 79kb)