Research Infrastructure

Business Transformation Project

Business Owner: Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Phase: Detailed Design 

Purpose:

The improvement of: 

  • Utilisation of infrastructure
  • Efficiency of operation
  • Collaboration of research infrastructure funding

How will it improve our services?

  • Make infrastructure more accessible through an enhanced website and online booking system
  • Improve operating efficiency by increasingly visibility, access and usage of research infrastrucutre, facilities and equipment
  • Improve coordination across UQ 

Project achievements

Survey of current UQ research infrastructure completed.

Current priorities

Procurement planning for the purchase of a Research Infrastructure Booking System.

Project members

  • Jane Kenna, Facility Manager - ANFF, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
  • Clint Chapman, Senior Manager, Research Facilities & Infrastructure Planning, Science
  • Jodi Clyde-Smith, Deputy Director (Operations), Institute for Molecular Bioscience
  • Sarah Flaim, Research Partnerships Manager, Business, Economics and Law
  • Greg Hafner, Deputy Director (Operations), Diamantina Institute
  • Kerry Kilner, UQ Research Fellow, School of Communication and Arts
  • Stephen Love, Director, Research Infrastructure, Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
  • Joanne Meers, Associate Professor, Veterinary Science
  • Amanda Nouwens, Scientific Manager, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
  • Shaun Walters, Research Facilities Manager, School of Biomedical Sciences
  • Roger Wepf, Director, Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis