Executive team

Emma Johnston
Professor Emma Johnston

Dean of Science
University of NSW

Judith Dawes
A/Professor Judith Dawes

Macquarie University

Alan Duffy
A/Professor Alan Duffy
Early Career Representative

Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing
Swinburne University of Technology

Jeremy Brownlie
Dr Jeremy Brownlie
Vice President

Deputy Head (L&T)
Griffith University

Darren Saunders
A/Professor Darren Saunders


Dr Zoe Doubleday
Early Career Representative

University of Adelaide

Kylie Walker
Kylie Walker

Science & Technology

Cathy Foley
Dr Cathy Foley
Policy Chair

Science Director and
Deputy Director Manufacturing

Tanya Ha
Tanya Ha
Ordinary Member Representative

Cluster representatives

Dianne Jolley
Professor Dianne Jolley
Chemical Sciences

University of Wollongong

Rebecca Ritchie
Professor Rebecca Ritchie
Medical and Cognitive Sciences

Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute

Peter Elford
Mr Peter Elford
Technological Sciences

Director, Government Relations and eResearch
AARNet Pty Ltd

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Agricultural and Food Sciences
Katherine Dafforn
Dr Katherine Dafforn
Aquatic Sciences

Applied Marine and Estuarine Ecology Lab

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Dr Duanne White
Geological and Geographical Sciences

University of Canberra

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Professor Andrew Peele
Physical Sciences

Director, Australian Synchrotron

Brian Yates
Professor Brian Yates
General representative

Dean, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, University of Tasmania

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Associate Professor Coral Warr
Biological Sciences

Associate Dean Research – Faculty of Science
School of Biological Sciences
Monash University

Geoff Prince
Professor Geoff Prince
Mathematical Sciences

Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute

Ulrike Mathesius
Associate Professor Ulrike Mathesius
Plant and Ecological Sciences

Research School of Biology
College of Medicine, Biology and Environment
The Australian National University

Kylie Ahern
Kylie Ahern
General representative

CEO, STEM Matters