The Board of the Institute for Social Science Research provides independent advice and guidance on the Institute's strategic directions and performance in research, learning and engagement. ISSR is grateful to Board Members who volunteer their time and substantial expertise, and who are committed to the Institute's success.

  • John McGagh

    Board Chair
    Institute for Social Science Research
  • Professor Julie Duck

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Acting Executive Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
    The University of Queensland
  • Anne Hampshire

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

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Director-General
    Queensland Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services
  • 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 (Research Training) and Dean, UQ Graduate School
    The University of Queensland
  • Dr Tim Reddel

    Board Member
    Institute for Social Science Research
    Group Manager, Policy Office
    Australian Department of Social Services
  • Professor Mark Western

    Director
    Institute for Social Science Research