Higher Degrees by Research

Business Transformation Project

Business Owner: Dean, Deputy Dean and Director, Graduate School

Phase: Define and assess


  • Improved administration and management of candidature 
  • Better experiences and outcomes for researcher higher degree students and advisors

How will it improve our services?

  • Streamline administrative processes for students and staff
  • Enhance support for students and advisors
  • Enhance professional development for students

Project members

  • Jane Stadler, Associate Professor, Communication and Arts (Project Manager)
  • Sam Ferguson, Senior Business Analyst, Graduate School
  • Barbara Hanna, Senior Lecturer, Languages and Cultures
  • Jon McCullough, PhD Candidate, Mechanical and Mining Engineering
  • Tony Miscamble, RHD Manager, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
  • Ludwika Nieradzik, PhD Candidate, Advanced Water Management Centre
  • Alison Pike, Administrative Officer, Psychology
  • Daniel Walker, Candidature Manager, Graduate School