Leadership

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is the peak management group of the Kirby Institute. Members include the Director, Manager, each Theme Director and additional co-opted members. The Executive Committee is responsible for scientific planning, and provides high-level oversight on matters of strategic direction and operational significance to the Institute. The Committee also reviews the advice and recommendations of the Strategic Advisory Group. Members of the Executive Committee are:

 

Professor Anthony Kelleher  

Professor Anthony Kelleher
Director

   
Dr Deborah Cromer  

Dr Deborah Cromer
Early/Mid-Career Researcher Representative

 

   
Professor Miles Davenport  

Professor Miles Davenport
Theme Director, Basic Science and Pathogenesis

   
Scientia Professor Gregory Dore  

Scientia Professor Gregory Dore
Theme Director, Clinical Trials and Therapeutic Interventions

   
Mr Daren Draganic  

Mr Daren Draganic
Kirby Institute Manager

 

   
Professor Andrew Grulich  

Professor Andrew Grulich
Theme Director, Populations and Prevention

 

   
Professor Rebecca Guy  

Professor Rebecca Guy
Theme Director, Public Health

   
Scientia Professor John Kaldor  

Scientia Professor John Kaldor
Scientia Professor

   
Mr Robert Monaghan  

Mr Robert Monaghan
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research Manager

 

Strategic Advisory Group

The Strategic Advisory Group will advise the Director and the Executive Committee on matters of strategic and operational significance to support and promote the success, impact and growth of the Kirby Institute. The Strategic Advisory Committee also supports the implementation of the Kirby Strategic Plan and reviews proposals brought forward by the Cross-cutting Initiatives.

 

Director  

Professor Anthony Kelleher

 

Operations  

Ms Lucienne Bamford
Mr Daren Draganic

 

Program Heads  

Professor Miles Davenport
Professor Basil Donovan
Scientia Professor Gregory Dore
Professor Rebecca Guy
Professor Andrew Grulich
Professor Matthew Law
Professor Andrew Lloyd
Professor Raina MacIntyre
Professor Lisa Maher
Professor Andrew Vallely

 

Group Leaders  

Dr Benjamin Bavinton
Associate Professor Rowena Bull
Dr Deborah Cromer
Professor Jason Grebely
Associate Professor Angela Kelly-Hanku
Dr David Khoury
Dr Skye McGregor
Associate Professor David Regan
Associate Professor Susana Vaz Nery

 

Cross-cutting Initiative Leaders  

Ms Cate Carey
Scientia Professor John Kaldor
Mr Robert Monaghan
Professor Virginia Wiseman

 

Senior Professional Staff Representatives   

Ms Liza Doyle
Ms Pip Marks
Ms Roshana Sultan
Ms Barbara Yeung

 

 

Postgraduate Coordinator  

Dr Richard Gray

 

Postgraduate Student Representatives  

Dr Nila Dharan
Ms Kate Whitford

 

Equity Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair  

Dr Bridget Haire

 

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