HDR support

Our Postgraduate Administration Officers can provide advice and assistance in to students and advisors in regard to Higher Degree Research programs in the Faculty of Medicine.  The HDR team will assist with student and supervisor enquiries regarding HDR opportunities in our Faculty, and information and processes for applications, scholarship applications, enrolment, candidature management, milestones and thesis submission.

Marketing and communications

  • Kay Wolfs

    Communications & Engagement Coordinator
    Rural Clinical School

Research and clinical research support

Our Research Development Officers and Clinical Research Liaison Officers can provide advice on research funding schemes, coordinate funding application processes and seek out new opportunities of interest to our researchers and clinical researchers.  They will also provide our researchers with links and guidance to other sections of the Faculty and University in relation to research governance, compliance obligations and the conduct and reporting of your research projects.  In addition, the Clinical Research Liaison Officers provide extra support to our academic title holders & clinical researchers in the Clinical Units, to find and use the University’s support and processes for carrying out research at UQ.

  • Roheen Gill

    Clinical research liaison and support
  • Lisa Hennell

    Clinical research liaison and support
    School of Clinical Medicine and Rural Clinical School


Our team provides advice and assistance for a wide range of OHS matters, including biological, chemical and radiation safety, event planning, scheduled substances management, ergonomics, waste disposal, occupational hygiene and chemical management. We are also able to help put you in touch with the appropriate people for help and advice on ethics in research, health surveillance, vaccination and wellness programs.

  • Dr Paul Lovelock

    Manager, Occup Health & Safety
    Infrastructure and Research Operations (Medicine)

Research partnerships

Our Research Partnerships Managers (RPM) facilitate the interaction between UQ researchers and their external partners, ranging from industry to government departments.  They identify suitable partners and assist with the management of research contracts and agreements, liaising with all of the relevant areas of UQ on your behalf. They are also able to advise on industry facing funding schemes that may be utilised to leverage funding.

Contact Belinda if you are from CHQ, Primary Care, PCH-N, RB, Sunshine Coast, Hervey Bay, Rockhampton, Bundaberg, Ochsner and OMD.

Contact Lisa if you are from Greenslopes, Ipswich, Mater, PAH-S, Toowoomba, St Lucia and OME.

Abbreviations: CHQ; Children's Health Queensland Clinical Unit, OMD; The Office of the Medical Dean Clinical Unit, PCH N - Prince Charles Hospital Northside Clinical Unit, RB Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit, PAH-S; Princess Alexandra Hospital Southside Clinical Unit, OME; Office of Medical Education