ISSR is a success due to the many distinct and complementary contributions of its people. View their profiles below.

 

Board

  • Mr John McGagh

    Board Chair
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Ms Christine Castley

    Ms Christine Castley

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Multicultural Australia
    Chief Executive Officer

    Ms Anne Hampshire

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Head of Research and Advocacy
    The Smith Family

    Dr Paul Jelfs

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    General Manager (Population & Social Statistics Division)
    Australian Bureau of Statistics

    Professor Alastair McEwan

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Researcher Development)
    The University of Queensland
    Dr Tyrone Ridgway

    Dr Tyrone Ridgway

    Deputy Director (Operations) & Board Secretary
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Troy Sloan

    Mr Troy Sloan

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Group Manager (Analysis, Evaluation and Data Group)
    Department of Social Services

    Professor Mark Western

    Director
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Professor Heather Zwicker

    Professor Heather Zwicker

    Executive Dean
    Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research

ISSR Executive Committee

ISSR Leadership Group

Researchers

Research Affiliates

Professional

  • Ms Xenia Aitken-Smith

    Business Development Coordinator
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Mrs Wendy Blucher

    Contracts Manager
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Ms Suzanne Brangwin

    Research Partnerships Manager
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Mrs Lucy Bryce

    Executive Coordinator (Research)
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Ms Dee Dearing

    Centre Administrator
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Executive Support to Professor Janeen Baxter
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families Over The Life Course
    Lauren Gates

    Mrs Lauren Gates

    Contract Manager
    Institute for Social Science Research
    (on Maternity Leave)
    Ariel Ho

    Ms Ariel Ho

    Executive Coordinator & Executive Coordinator to Professor Mark Western
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Ms Cassie Hughes

    Ms Cassandra Hughes

    Operations Manager & Executive Committee Secretariat
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Mr Matt MacDermott

    Media and Communications Officer,
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families Over The Life Course
    Media and Communications Officer, L
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Ms Carla McCarthy

    Engagement Officer
    Institute for Social Science Research
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    Ms Rebecca McEwen Smith

    Office Administrator
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Mrs Gina Nuttall

    Design & Translation Coordinator
    Institute for Social Science Research

    Dr Lisa Pope

    Reporting and Analysis Coordinator
    ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families Over The Life Course
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Dr Tyrone Ridgway

    Dr Tyrone Ridgway

    Deputy Director (Operations) & Board Secretary
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Rumaana Suleman

    Ms Rumaana Suleman

    Research Development Officer
    Institute for Social Science Research

Postgraduate students

Research Leaders: Social Science of Education

Research Leaders: Social Science of Health

Research Leaders: Social Science of Innovation and Technology

Research Leaders: Social Science of Policy and Practice