Office of Sponsored Research leadership team

Nicole Thompson
Director, Office of Sponsored Research

director.management@research.uq.edu.au 
+61 7 334 67920

Vacant
Deputy Director, Office of Sponsored Research


+61 7 334 69988
Kate Hellings
Manager, Sponsored Research (Discovery and Internal Initiatives)
k.hellings@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60676

Dr Richard Kim
Manager, Sponsored Research (Major Initiatives)

r.kim@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60737

Lisa Bolton
Manager, Sponsored Research (Health and Biomedical Initiatives)

l.bolton@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54789

Faculty portfolios

Business, Economics and Law (BEL) grants
Sarah Forbes

BELgrants@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 58268

Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology (EAIT) grants
Danielle Le Poidevin

EAITgrants@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53519

Health and Behaviour Sciences (HABS) grants
Tiffany Joyce

HABSgrants@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 57493

Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) grants
Kathleen Cato
HASSgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60672
Medicine 1 (Clinical Schools, CHSR, OME) grants
Veronica Brancatini
medicinegrants1@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54582
Medicine 2 (CIPDD, UQCCR and Biomedical Sciences) grants
Nathan King
medicinegrants2@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 66217
Medicine 2 (CHRC, Public Health) grants
Lilia Bernede
medicinegrants2@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52007
Science 1 (SCMB, SMP and Biological Sciences) grants
Kimberley Smith
Sciencegrants1@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 57594
Science 2 (SAFS, SVS and SEES) grants
Kimberley Smith
Sciencegrants2@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 57594

Institute portfolios

Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology (AIBN) grants
Taina Lloyd

aibngrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 67005

Global Change Institute (GCI) grants
John Gunders

GCIgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54009

Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB) grants
Marie-Louise Johnson

IMBgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 64560

Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) grants
Kathleen Cato
ISSRgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60672
MRI-UQ grants
Nathan King
MRI-UQgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 66217
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture & Food Innovation (QAAFI) grants
Belinda Watanabe

QAAFIgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69966
Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) grants
Lilia Bernede

QBIgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52007
Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI) grants
Astrid Whitbread
SMIgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60675
UQ Diamantina Institute (DI) grants
Marie-Louise Johnson
DIgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 64560

Other specialist portfolios

ARC Linkage Projects
Sarah Forbes
Belinda Watanabe

Linkage@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 58268
+61 7 334 69966

Industry Grants
Sarah Forbes
Danielle Le Poidevin
industrygrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 58268
+61 7 336 53519
CRC Project Funding
Astrid Whitbread
CRCgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60675 
Queensland Government Project Funding
Meaghan Douglas
qldgovtschemes@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60671
Research Fellowships (ARC)
Rylie Moran
ARCfellowships@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 67554
Research Fellowships (NHMRC)
Taina Lloyd (Acting)
NHMRCfellowships@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 67005
Research Fellowships
Taina Lloyd (Health/Biomedical)
Kathleen Cato (Non-Health/Biomedical)
John Gunders (Qld Government)
fellowshipgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 67005
+61 7 334 60672
+61 7 336 54009
Prestige Fellowships
Deb Brian
pri@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60763
Research Awards and Prizes
Deb Brian
pri@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60763
ARC Centres of Excellence, SRIs and Industrial Transformation Research Hubs and Training Centres (ITRP)
Richard Kim
centresgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60737
ARC ITRP - Post Award
Belinda Watanabe
centresgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69966
ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment & Facilities (LIEF) and Major Infrastructure (ACRF, NCRIS)
Meaghan Douglas
rifgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60671
Research Donations
John Gunders
resdon@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54009
UniQuest Subcontracts
Linda Maher
unicomm@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69028
Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI)
John Gunders
CAIgrants@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54009

Internal schemes

UQ Early Career Researcher (ECR) Grants

UQ Foundation Research Excellence Awards (UQFREA)

UQ Development Fellowships

UQ Major Equipment and Infrastructure (MEI) Grants

UQ Research Facilities Infrastructure Grants (RFIG)

UA: Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme

UQ - FAPESP Strategic Research Fund SPRINT

UQ Collaboration and Industry Engagement Fund (CIEF)

Historical UQ internal schemes

Vacant

internalschemes@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 64477

UQ VCRTF and VCRFF
John Gunders
internalschemes@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54009
QED
Kate Hellings
internalschemes@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60676

Administration support

Administration Assistant and Reception
Cristina Risco

c.risco@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53560

Administration Assistant and Reception
Karen Lucas

k.lucas@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53784

Administration Officer, Grants
Naomi Epstein
n.epstein@research.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 64413