Honorary Titles

Honorary Titles Awarded

  • Emeritus Professor
  • Honorary Fellow
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Honorary Professor
  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Clinical Fellow

  • Emeritus Professor

    Professor Peter Carpenter - awarded on 18 November 2004
    Professor Judith Chapman AM - awarded on 20 November 2014
    Professor Phil Clarkson - awarded on 19 March 2013
    Professor John Coll AM - awarded on 30 March 2006
    Professor Gail Crossley - awarded on 20 October 2016
    Professor Tony d'Arbon fms - awarded on 17 August 2009
    Professor Bernard Daffey - awarded on 13 July 1995
    Professor Michael Doyle - awarded on 13 August 1998
    Professor Peter Drake AM - awarded on 9 October 1997
    Professor Patrick Duignan - awarded on 1 January 2008
    Professor Muredach Dynan - awarded on 18 November 2004
    Professor Marie Emmitt - awarded on 7 May 2015
    Professor Jack Flanagan - awarded on 24 November 2005
    Professor Robert Gascoigne - awarded on 7 May 2015
    Professor Wolfgang Grichting - awarded on 25 May 2000
    Professor Anne Hunt OAM FACE - awarded on 7 May 2015
    Professor Pamela Joyce - awarded on 24 July 1997
    Professor Thomas Martin - awarded 18 June 2013
    Professor Gabrielle McMullen AM - awarded on 16 September 2010
    Professor Francis J Moloney sdb, AM - awarded on 17 November 2008
    Professor John O’Gorman - awarded on 1 January 2009
    Mr Chris Sheargold - awarded on 13 June 2012
    Professor Peter Sheehan AO - awarded on 1 February 2008
    Professor Dan Stewart cfc AO - awarded on 30 March 2006
    Professor Peter Wilson - awarded on 1 January 2009

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    Honorary Fellow

    Reverend Dr Sarah Bachelard - awarded for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of her expertise in the fields of theology, ethics, philosophy and spirituality.

    Professor Joan Barclay Lloyd - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of her support of the work of the Centre for Early Christian Studies with Australian Catholic University, and her continued interest in the University's activities.

    Ms Margaret Beck - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her valued contributions to Australian Catholic University through her work in Baucau, particularly with the Instituto Católica para a Formação de Professores (ICFP), her engagement with the Timor-Leste community and her guidance in course quality assurance at ICFP and other educational institutions in Timor-Leste.

    Dr Maria Aurora Correa Bernardo - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her scholarship with the Institute for Advancing Community Engagement, her work with the Catholic Institute and other faith based organisations in New Zealand and her long association with De La Salle University.

    Dr Brian Bicknell-awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition his willingness to conduct research which aligns with the research priorities of the Faculty of Health Science in the area of health and healthy ageing.

    Dr Phillip Birch - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his expertise in policing and criminology, his extensive publication portfolio and willingness to assist ACU in undertaking collaborative research with the Police.

    Dr Anna Bortoli - renewed for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in recognition of her success as Vice Principal of Eastern Ranges School and Professional Learning Centre, and her collaboration with the Faculty of Education and Arts in offering a pathway for postgraduate studies in special education.

    Dr Sharon Brennan-Olsen - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of the significance of her work in the health services area and international reputation as an early career researcher.

    Mr David Broderick - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of his contribution to the research outputs of the Learning Sciences Institute Australia through the program 'Promoting Healthy Development and Inclusion in Families, Schools and Communities' and his interest in positive psychology interventions in the well-being of young people.

    Dr Christopher Chan - renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of his expertise in human resource and health care management.

    Professor Catherine Cornille - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her expertise in the emerging discipline of comparative theology and interfaith dialogue.

    Dr Diana Cousens - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her work in the area of interfaith dialogue and particularly in the area of Buddhism.

    Ms Maya Cranitch - renewed for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in recognition of her contribution to language and literacy education and developing programs of relevance for teaching English to speakers of other languages.

    Dr Judith Crispin - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition of her research into and creation of a photographic reconstruction of the Armenian cemetery at Djulfa.

    Sr Rosemary Crumlin rsm OAM - renewed for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her expertise and experience as an art educator and her willingness to contribute to the ACU research quantum via the production of high level publications.

    Dr Marian de Souza - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her excellence in the field of religious education and spirituality, and recognition of her as a national and international researcher, writer, presenter and teacher in the field.

    Dr Leoni Degenhardt - renewed for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of her valued contribution to education as a recognised innovator in school structure, focusing on self-directed schools.

    Dr John Dupuche - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of his ongoing support of the Asia-Pacific Centre for Inter-Religious Dialogue.

    Fr Anthony Ekpo - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his willingness to contribute to ACU’s Learning and Teaching portfolio, particularly at the ACU Brisbane campus.

    Reverend Dr Thomas Elich - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of his willingness to assist in developing the profile of liturgical studies at the University.

    Dr Sarah Gador-Whyte - awarded for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of her outstanding publications record and her willingness to collaborate with ACU in the area of Biblical and Early Christian Studies.

    Dr Margaret Ghosn mshf - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of her scholarly work in the area of youth ministry and ethnic youth.

    Mr Jonathan Gillis - renewed for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his outstanding reputation in the field of medicine and medical ethics.

    Dr Stefano Girola - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of his willingness to participate in research seminars and supervision of HDR students.

    Rev Associate Professor Gerald Gleeson - renewed for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of his leadership and highly regarded reputation in the field of Catholic Bioethics, and his ongoing support of the Plunkett Centre for Ethics.

    Dr Shona Halson - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her role as Head of Recovery at the Australian Institute of Sport and as a world leader in “exercise/performance recovery” from both a research and application perspective, as well as her ongoing collaboration between the Institute and ACU particularly in the areas of postgraduate coursework and HDR level.

    Dr Jeffrey Hanson - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of his reputation as a researcher and his willingness to contribute to the ongoing collaboration and support to strategic partnerships at Boston College and Harvard University.

    Mr Evan Harris - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of his contributions to ACU during the past seventeen years and his commitment to contribute to community engagement projects, including the Clemente program in Brisbane.

    Dr Brian Hoare – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of his contribution to the research intensification endeavours of the School of Allied and Public Health and the development of the ACU Health Clinic.

    Dr Peter Horton - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his achievements and reputation as a scholar in the field of Sports Studies, in particular his unique and insightful contributions to the analysis of sport in the Asian Pacific region, as well as his ongoing collaboration to the promotion of sport in general at ACU.

    Dr Brendan Hyde - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his excellence in the field of religious education and his reputation as a national and international researcher, writer and teacher in this field.

    Professor David Jasper - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his expertise in the area of Religion and Literature and for his contribution to future research in the area of Christian Thought within the Research Institute for Religion and Critical Enquiry.

    Dr Kristin Johnston rsj - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of her strong commitment to Catholic education and community engagement within the University, the Church and wider community.

    Associate Professor Marie Joyce OAM – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her long and productive association with the ACU School of Psychology and her notable research output.

    Dr Dominic H Katter - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of his association and willingness to assist in the Faculty of Law and Business.

    Dr Christopher Kavelin - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his work with indigenous communities and leading international academics in research in relation to social justice for Indigenous peoples and the primary healthcare system, and his willingness to collaborate with ACU Institute of Social Justice and The Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research.

    Dr Berenice Kerr rsm - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her outstanding achievements as an educator and administrator in religious institutions and systemic Catholic schools.

    Dr Saeed Khan - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his expertise as a teacher and scholar and his willingness to collaborate with ACU regarding the establishment of the Successful Societies project in the United States.

    Dr Noel King - awarded for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in recognition of his expertise in contemporary film and literature and his willingness to collaborate with ACU research in this field.

    Dr Mohammad Javad Koohsari - awarded for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of his willingness to contribute to research on the built environment and health, a core research theme within the Institute of Health and Ageing.

    Dr André La Gerche - renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of his expertise in cardiovascular research and his continuing collaborative research and mentorship.

    Dr John Lamont - renewed for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of his excellence in the field of philosophy, his publications in the Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) and his ongoing collaboration with the Senior Proven Researcher Team (SPRT).

    Dr Maria Cynthia (Cindy) Leigh - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of her willingness to continue to contribute to the Nursing School in areas of teaching and learning, mentoring of staff undertaking higher degrees, community engagement activities and overseas clinical student placement opportunities in the Philippines.

    Dr Imran Lum - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his expertise as an internationally recognised expert in Islamic Finance and his willingness to collaborate with ACU on projects on Law and Religion.

    Dr Andrea McDonough - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of her willingness to continue to foster and advance knowledge in education, supervise higher degree students and contribute to ‘local, national and international communities including the Mathematical Association of Victoria and the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education.

    Dr Sophie McGrath RSM - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of her support of the Golding Centre and willingness to assist in the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Dr Blake McLean - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of his reputation as a practitioner and researcher in the high performance sport industry as well as his willingness to continue activities in this area in regard to learning and teaching, research and collaboration in the industry in both Australia and the USA.

    Rev Dr Patrick McInerney SSC - renewed for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his outstanding promotion of dialogue, mutual understanding, respect and collaboration between Christians and followers of other religions.

    Dr Paul McQuillan - renewed for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in recognition of his interest in the University's activities and continued association with the School of Religious Education.

    Dr Malcolm Mackerras AO - renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 - in recognition of his expertise as a respected author and public commentator in the area of political science, the electoral system and politics and his willingness to continue to raise the profile of ACU.

    Mrs Marionne MacRitchie - awarded for 3 years to 17 May 2019 - in recognition of her experience, moral and strategic leadership in the finance area of the corporate sector and her leadership in being a co-founder and director of the Emerge Foundation which is a significant partner in our community engagement with the Church, College and people of Baucau, Timor-Leste and further her willingness to assist in regard to advancing the community engagement and corporate social responsibility of ACU students.

    Very Rev Dr John Manousakis - renewed for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the profession of Philosophy and his considerable research expertise, particularly in the areas of Continental philosophy and philosophy of religion.

    Distinguished Professor Thaddeus Metz - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his expertise in the philosophy of meaning in life and the ethics of Ubuntu, his significant publications record and his willingness to collaborate with ACU’s Research Institute for Religion and Critical Enquiry.

    Dr Wendy Moran - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her innovation, research and practice in Education and particularly in the field of professional experience.

    Dr Monica Nebauer – awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her expertise as a researcher and her willingness to continue to contribute to projects and mentor staff in scholarship activities.

    Dr Mary Nuttall rsm - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her collaboration between ACU and Catholic schools through the Catholic Education Office and for her advocacy and provision of training for teachers to implement the Family Learning Programs.

    Dr Robert Paddle - awarded for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of his willingness to continue as an external supervisor for PhD supervision.

    Dr Celina Pascoe - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of her remarkable publication record and expertise in the area of management and organisational behaviour.

    Dr Jennifer Peat – awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her reputation as a researcher and her willingness to advise on research design, statistical analyses in student and staff project, grant applications and writing rejoinders.

    Dr Rapin Quinn - renewed for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her academic background in development along with her work as a practitioner and researcher.

    Assistant Professor Rachel Rinaldo - awarded for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in acknowledgement of her willingness to contribute to the Law and Religion program within the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society and particularly the development in the area of gender in Indonesian Islam.

    Dr Alistair Riddell - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition of his research into and creation of a photographic reconstruction of the Armenian cemetery at Djulfa.

    Dr Colleen Rolls – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her expertise in the area of Midwifery and her continuing contribution to ACU as a supervisor, mentor, panel expert and reviewer.

    Dr Marjorie Seaton - awarded for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in acknowledgement of her experience and reputation as a researcher and her willingness to continue as a PhD supervisor and Chief Investigator on the Australian Research Council grants held in the Institute for Positive Psychology and Education Grants.

    Ms Jennifer (Jenny) Shepherd BN - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - inrecognitionfor the capacity and wisdom she brings to ACU’s commitment to Healthy Communities Timor-Leste and acknowledges her contribution to Train the Trainer Health Care Program Maubisse Timor Leste and to the future development of the Program.

    Dr Ramin Shayan - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of his leadership in clinical and basic science plastic surgery research and his collaboration with ACU/O’Brien Institute Research Tissue Engineering Centre.

    Dr Caroline Smith - renewed for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of her contributions to ACU, particularly in the areas of futures education and sustainability.

    Dr Rosaleen Smyth - awarded for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of her international experience in working with young people, particularly at the ACU Study Centre on the Thai Burma border.

    Dr Helen Stapleton - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her expertise in qualitative research supervision for ACU Higher Degree Research students.

    Dr John Stephenson - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his work as an active researcher in the areas of chronic health and his collaboration with ACU and the University of Huddersfield, and other international initiatives in his area of expertise.

    Dr Peter Stork - renewed to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his continued assistance and support of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Dr Louise Thomas - awarded for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of her willingness to continue to provide masters and doctoral supervision to students in the Early Childhood discipline.

    Dr Maree Toombs - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition for her leadership in all areas of Indigenous Health and willingness to contribute to research at ACU by providing expertise in this area.

    Dr Gerard Webster MAPsS - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of his outstanding professional reputation as a psychologist and educator particularly through his work and research with victims and perpetrators of abuse, his extensive work in the Catholic sector, and his involvement with the Institute for Advancing Community Engagement as a volunteer scholar, researcher and resource person.

    Mr Dallas Williams - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his leadership for the community engagement based Clemente Australia programme with the Archdiocese of Hobart and his ongoing contribution to the national impact of ACU with the Catholic Church of Australia.

    Reverend Dr Kieran Williams – awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 – in recognition of his research expertise and willingness to collaborate with ACU research projects undertaken at the Centre for Biblical and Early Christian Studies.

    Dr Shirley Worland – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019– in recognition her expertise as an active researcher in the area of Migrant Education.

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    Adjunct Professor

    Associate Professor Jose Miguel Aguilera OAM - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of his work as a leader in the establishment of the Chair of Nursing (Research), appointed jointly between ACU and St Vincent's and Mater Health, Sydney, as well as his collaboration in respect of the formation of the ACU Nursing Research Institute.

    Dr Joan Arches - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of her excellence in the field of civic and community engagement and her willingness to promote and advance collaboration between University of Massachusetts (Boston) and ACU in the area of community engagement scholarship and practice.

    Dr Geraldine (Polly) Bednash - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of her extensive collaboration with ACU and her significant contribution to teaching and research with the development of postgraduate programs, and the setting up of international student exchange programs.

    Mr Steven Bernardi - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of his role in the establishment of the ACU and St Vincent's Hospital Clinical Skills Centre at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney and his willingness to contribute with research projects relating to best clinical practice.

    Mrs Linda Blackwell - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of her contribution to the ACU School of Physiotherapy, particularly her work as an external consultant for the School of Physiotherapy and her assistance in gaining Australian Physiotherapy Council accreditation for the Bachelor of Physiotherapy.

    Associate Professor Leanne (Lee) Boyd - awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in recognition of her willingness to expand excellence in nursing education and to continue to promote the relationship between ACU and its clinical school based at Cabrini Health.

    Dr Josephine Brady - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of her ongoing collaboration with and support for the Instituto Sao Joao Brito, in keeping with ACU’s commitment to equity and social justice.

    Associate Professor Susan Bridges – awarded for 3 years– in recognition of her outstanding achievements in medical and dental education as well as her expertise and significant strength in the area of research.

    Fr Joseph John Caddy - renewed for 3 years to 21 November 2016 - in recognition of his significant contribution to the work of the Quality of Life and Social Justice Research Centre.

    Br Kelvin Canavan - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his significant contribution to the development and teaching of the new Master of System Leadership course, his assistance in the organisation of the Centre for Creative and Authentic Leadership international conference 2013, and his invaluable affiliation with ACU.

    Professor Raymond Canning - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his contribution to the University over the last 30 years and his willingness to continue to contribute and support the comparative theology project.

    Archbishop Mark Coleridge DD - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his continuing contribution to the work of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Mr Stephen Cornelissen - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his leadership in the area of health and aged care services in Victoria and invaluable support in the instigation and development of a Chair in Aged Care.

    Archbishop Tim Costelloe sdb DD - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his ongoing participation, where practical, in Faculty research seminars; the presentation of occasional lectures; and the mentoring of HDR students.

    Dr Michael Costigan - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his continuing contribution to the work of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Professor Daniel Courteix - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of his international excellence in musculoskeletal research.

    Mr Martin Day - awarded for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of his significant contribution to establishing and developing the joint ACU/St Vincent’s Private Hospital Nursing Research Unit, his support and facilitation of our joint clinical school, and his fostering of the collaboration between St Vincent’s Private Hospitals NSW/Victoria and ACU.

    Mr Ray Dennis - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of his continued support of the activities of the Faculty of Health Sciences and, particularly, his collaborative work with ACU to establish the Calvary Centre for Palliative Care Research.

    Mrs Cynthia Dowell - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of her contribution and involvement in the establishment of the ACU/St Vincent’s Centre for Nursing Research, her collaboration in offering the Master of Health Science degree, and her important role as Chief Nursing Officer at St Vincent’s Hospital - one of ACU’s major Catholic healthcare partners.

    Professor Brian Fitzgerald - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of his contribution as foundation Dean of the Thomas More Law Academy and his ongoing relationship with ACU.

    Dr Liam Gearon - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his world renowned scholarship in the field of religious education and Catholic Identity.

    Mr John Geoghegan - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition for his contribution in offering clinical places to ACU students and his success with the development and implementation of multidisciplinary clinical and health services research/practice focused on patient outcomes.

    Mr Toby Hall - awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in acknowledgment of his significant contribution to the partnership between ACU and St Vincent’s Health Australia and his support with new initiatives in clinical placement, joint research and joint community engagement.

    Dr Patricia Hansen - renewed for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of her work with the National School of Social work since 2008 and her continued association with the Faculty of Health Sciences.

    Ms Lisa Heap - awarded for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of her expertise and skills in the areas of employment and industrial relations and her willingness to support research projects with the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society.

    Associate Professor Michael Jelinek - renewed for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of his excellence in the field of cardiovascular disease prevention and rehabilitation, and his expertise as Honorary Medical Advisor and Co-supervisor of the COACH (Coaching patients On Achieving Cardiovascular Health) research studies.

    Dr Jan Kane - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of her willingness to provide support for the development of partnerships in Catholic Education, the supervision of doctoral candidates, providing high level consultative input and continued research work in teacher education.

    Dr John Rabbi Levi - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his interest in the University’s activities and continued association with the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Mr Alan Lilly - awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in acknowledgment of his significant contribution to the partnership between ACU and Eastern Health and the support with new initiatives in regard to clinical placement, joint research and joint community engagement.

    Ms Janine Loader - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of her significant contribution in the area of postgraduate nursing courses and clinical models and her commitment to collaboration between the University and St Vincent’s and Mercy Private Hospital, Melbourne.

    Fr Brian Lucas - renewed for 3 years - in recognition of his contribution as General Secretary of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference and his expertise in media, communication, social work, and community engagement research.

    The Hon Paul Lucas - renewed for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of his distinguished career in Queensland Government, his achievements in business and his contributions to the general community.

    Associate Professor Michael C Mason CSsR - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his reputation as a highly respected researcher, specialising in the sociology of religion and his contribution to the research undertaken by the Quality of Life and Social Justice Research Centre.

    Professor Edward McAuley - awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 - in recognition of his international reputation as researcher and scholar in the field of exercise psychology and his willingness to collaborate with ACU on our current research program Physical Activity, Sport and Health Psychology.

    Professor John P Meyer - awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 - in recognition of his international reputation as researcher in the field of industrial/organisational psychology and his willingness to collaborate with ACU and the New South Wales Police Force.

    Professor Wayne Morrison - renewed for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of his national and international expertise in plastic and reconstructive surgery and the joint work of the O’Brien Institute and ACU.

    Professor Philippe Obert - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of his international expertise in Cardiovascular Physiology and various research projects.

    Professor Thomas Anthony O’Donoghue – awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in recognition of him as a leading scholar in education both in Australia and internationally and his willingness to assist in fulfilling the strategic priorities of the La Salle Academy.

    Professor Patricia O’Rourke - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of her significant contribution to the establishment of the Chair of Nursing Research and ACU’s clinical nursing laboratory, as well as her commitment to collaboration between the University and St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne.

    Dr Nilda (Nena) Peragallo-Montano – awarded for 3 years – in recognition of her expertise as an advisor in nursing leadership and higher education, especially in the area of research and community engagement as well as her strength in facilitating collaboration between ACU and the University of Miami.

    Associate Professor David Prior – awarded for 3 years – in recognition of his expertise in research related to non-invasive diagnostic technique for cardiovascular disease and his strength in facilitating collaboration on research projects between ACU and St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.

    Dr Robert Pryor - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his ongoing assistance with PhD students and collaboration with ACU in the area of career development research studies.

    Professor Barbara J Riegel - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of her extensive research and publications record and her willingness to collaborate with ACU.

    Professor Richard Rymarz - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his experience and expertise as a researcher in areas including the place of religious institutions in secular societies.

    Professor Oscar Salemink - awarded for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of in recognition of his excellence in the field of Vietnamese religion and his willingness to contribute to research regarding South East Asia in conjunction with the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society.

    Associate Professor Anthony Schembri - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of his strong commitment and willingness to collaborate with ACU for research outputs from the Nursing Research Institute and the establishment of ACU and St Vincent’s Hospital Clinical Skills Centre.

    Mr Christopher Sidoti - renewed for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of his continuing contribution to the work of the Institute for Advancing Community Engagement.

    Dr Anna Silvas - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of her international reputation as an expert on the Cappadocian Fathers and her willingness to supervise research students at ACU.

    Professor Karen Sliwa-Hahnle - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of her willingness to collaborate with research studies and co-supervise PhD candidates in conjunction with The Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research.

    Dr Maureen Walsh - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of her continued contribution to and profiling of the University, particularly with the Literacy Research Hub.

    Br Tony Whelan CFC AM - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his leadership and highly regarded reputation in the field of Catholic education and his association with the Faculty of Education and Arts and the Institute for Advancing Community Engagement, and in particular with the introduction of the Educational System Leadership Course.

    Associate Professor Paul White - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his valuable and extensive committee work on research projects and grants, his contribution as an ACU representative on the Ministerial Advisory committees and his willingness to raise the profile of ACU in professional circles through high level research-informed professional development.

    Professor Robert Whitbourn - renewed for 3 years to 18 September 2017 - in recognition of his work as Director, Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratories and Coronary Intervention and as Foundation Director, Cardiovascular Research Centre at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne.

    Associate Professor Gail Winkworth PSM – renewed for 3 years – in recognition of her high standing as a social worker and her notable publication record.

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    Honorary Professor

    Associate Professor Peter Bastian – renewed for 3 years – in recognition of his standing as an eminent historian and his reputation in academic publishing.

    Professor Elizabeth Beattie - awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 - in recognition of her expertise in dementia and gerontology and her willingness to collaborate with ACU staff and HDR students in research excellence in this field.

    Dr Anne Benjamin - renewed for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of her interest in the University’s activities and continued association with the Faculty of Education and Arts.

    Professor Jay Bernhardt - awarded for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition for his significant contribution in the areas of research, scholarship and learning and teaching and, in particular, his recognition as a leading expert in the field of health communication.

    Associate Professor Jeffrey Bloechl - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his valued reputation as an internationally renowned scholar in philosophy.

    Professor Dr Lieven Boeve - awarded for 3 years to 1 October 2018 - in recognition of his scholarship and international reputation as a researcher and his willingness to collaborate with ACU.

    Professor Sally Borbasi - awarded for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of her significant contribution in the areas of research, scholarship and learning and teaching and, in particular, her professional contributions in the field of health practice.

    Mr Michael (Mike) Byrne – awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 – in recognition of his extensive professional experience and his willingness to support the work of ACU and the Learning Sciences Institute Australia in developing strong educational networks with Catholic Education and Dioceses.

    Associate Professor Erik Carter - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of his outstanding service to educational research, with a particular focus on autism related to adolescent transitions from school to adult life, and his willingness to collaborate with ACU researchers in this area.

    Dr Alison Clark – awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 – in recognition of her international reputation for her work on the mosaic approach to researching with children, her impressive record in research and publication, and her willingness to work with ACU researchers in early childhood education.

    Professor Paul Cobb - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of his international reputation in the area of education research especially in mathematics education, educational leadership and research methodologies and his readiness to work with ACU researchers.

    Professor Hubertus Drobner - awarded for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his research and his contribution to the enhancement of the research profile of the Centre for Early Christian Studies.

    Professor Edward Duyker OAM - renewed for 3 years to 1 October 2018 - in recognition of his distinguished career as an eminent independent historian and, in particular, his pioneering research into Australian and Pacific history which has helped to re-shape the way Australians view their historical place in the world and their relationship with Europe.

    Professor Rifaat Ebied - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his interest in the University’s activities and continued association with the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Professor Emmanuel Falque - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his highly regarded reputation as one of the leading contemporary philosophers in France and his expertise and experience in research in philosophy.

    Dr Stewart Fenwick - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his significant publications record, his outstanding research and experience in the field of Law and Religion and his willingness in regard to collaboration with ACU’s Institute for Religion, Politics and Society to a wider audience of practitioners and scholars in Australia.

    Professor Ruchira Ganguly-Scrase - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of her international reputation in the area of global studies and her willingness to be actively involved in research activities with Higher Degree by Research students at ACU.

    Professor Susan Gennaro - awarded for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of her significant contribution in the areas of research, scholarship and learning and teaching and, in particular, her professional contributions to research staff and HDR students.

    Professor Harvey Goldstein - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of his international reputation as a social science statistician, his outstanding service to the disciplines of statistics and educational assessment, and his willingness to engage with ACU researchers.

    Professor Michele Grossman - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of her expertise in the field of research on community engagement and countering violent extremism and her willingness to collaborate with the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society as regards academic publications, mentoring and securing grants.

    Dr Sabine Hammond - renewed for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in recognition of her expertise in the areas of ethics, professional practice and supervision, and her significant contributions to teaching and learning in the School of Psychology.

    Dr Marj Horne - awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 - in recognition of her expertise in mathematics teaching and learning, her willingness to supervise research students and her collaboration with ACU and related professional associations.

    Professor Ann Kaiser - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of her international reputation as a scholar in child language intervention, particularly in relation to Autism and Downs Syndrome, and her interest in collaborating on international comparative studies with ACU researchers in early childhood special needs.

    Professor Pralay Kanungo - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his expertise as a leading international expert of religion and politics in modern India and his willingness to collaborate with ACU with regard to raising its profile globally.

    Dr Richard Kearney - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his reputation as one of the leading philosophers of religion today working within the Continental tradition of philosophy.

    Professor Deb Keen - awarded for 3 years - in recognition of her significant contribution to the research endeavours of the Schools of Allied Health and Psychology in the field of childhood disability.

    Dr William Kelly - awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in recognition of his significant experience of matters medical and nursing, his willingness to collaborate on research related to cardiac care and to contribute to the ongoing strategic alliance between ACU and St Vincent’s Private Hospital Melbourne.

    Dr Michael Kennedy - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his extensive research and experience in Policing and Corrections and his willingness to facilitate collaborative research with organisations in this area and ACU.

    Professor Emeritus Geoff Kiel - renewed for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in recognition of his expertise in the area of governance, his publications and his significant contributions to the ACU.

    Professor Sue Kildea - awarded for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of her significant experience as a midwife and also her clinical management, policy, education and research experience and her willingness to contribute to the supervision and mentorship of higher degree students at ACU.

    Professor Jeffrey Kosky - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his willingness to participate in research seminars and support the research activity of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, through mentoring, assistance with external grant applications and formal research collaboration.

    Professor Todd D Little - awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 - in recognition of his international reputation as a scholar and researcher in the field of Quantitative and Developmental Psychology and his willingness to collaborate with ACU’s Substantive-Methodological Synergy research program.

    Dr Daniel Madigan SJ - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his interest in the University’s activities and continued association with the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Dr Graham Maxwell - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of his national and international reputation as a leader in the area of educational assessment.

    Professor John D’Arcy May - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his continuing contribution to the work of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy.

    Professor Dennis McInerney – awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 – in recognition of his expertise in sociocultural theories of learning and motivation and his willingness to collaborate with ACU and Indigenous Culture, Education, and the Well-Being – Who says Indigenous Australians can’t flourish and thrive? research program.

    Professor Emeritus Maev O’Collins – renewed for 3 years – in recognition of her significant and extremely valuable contribution to the ACU School of Social Work at the University’s Canberra campus.

    Professor Reinhard Pekrun - awarded for 3 years to 12 November 2018 - in recognition of his expertise in social science research and his willingness to collaborate with ACU and the Positive SELF and Well-Being and the Substantive-Methodological Synergy research programs.

    Dr Lee-Anne Perry - awarded for 3 years to 23 July 2018 - in recognition of her reputation as a leader in the field of education and acknowledges her willingness to collaborate with ACU in partnership building, developing excellent teacher education programs and in building enhanced capacity in Catholic schools through collaborative professional development and policy formation.

    Professor Dr Georg Peters - renewed for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of his international expertise as a lecturer and researcher in the areas of computer science, applied mathematics, business administration and professional education.

    Professor Dr Didier Pollefeyt - awarded for 3 years to 1 October 2018 - in recognition of his scholarship and international reputation as a researcher and his willingness to collaborate with ACU.

    Professor Malcolm Prentis - awarded for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of his significant contribution to ACU and its predecessor colleges since 1975 and his continued contribution to the strength of Historical Studies research at ACU.

    Professor Geoffrey Romeo - awarded for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of his significant reputation in the areas of research, scholarship and learning and teaching and, in particular, his professional contributions to the field of technology in education.

    Associate Professor Thomas Smith - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of his international reputation in educational research in the area of public policy, education leadership and mathematics education and his willingness to collaborate with ACU researchers and staff.

    Professor Rudolf Straesser - renewed for 3 years to 18 June 2017 - in recognition of his publication record in Mathematics and his willingness to participate in joint research projects with Australian Catholic University.

    Professor Theo van Leeuwen - awarded for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his leadership in the field of social semiotics, in particular his development of social semiotic theories and methods for the analysis of multimodal communication.

    Professor Simon Ville - awarded for 3 years to 15 June 2019 - in acknowledgement of him as a member of the College of Experts at the Australian Research Council and a Fellow with the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia and his willingness to collaborate on research initiatives and projects at ACU.

    Professor Ruth Webber - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of her considerable achievements as a researcher, particularly in the area of intellectual disability and ageing, and her significant contribution to ACU over the last nineteen years, including her time as Director of University research centres and as a member of the Senate of the University.

    Professor Merold Westphal - renewed for 3 years to 20 November 2017 - in recognition of his willingness to participate in research seminars and support the research activity of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, through mentoring, assistance with external grant applications and formal research collaboration.

    Professor Nicholas Paul Wolterstorff - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of him as a leading contemporary philosopher of religion and his willingness to collaborate with ACU researchers and staff.

    Professor Paul Yoder - awarded for 3 years to 4 March 2017 - in recognition of his international reputation as an education researcher with a particular interest in communication and language development in young children with disorders and his willingness to engage with ACU researchers.

    Assistant Professor Corinne Zoli - awarded for 3 years to 7 May 2018 - in recognition of her as an international scholar in the field of counter terrorism and her willingness to collaborate with ACU, particularly within our Law and Religion program.

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    Clinical Associate Professor

    Dr Keren Abberton - renewed for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her expertise in the fields of arteriogenesis, microvascular physiology and tissue engineering.

    Ms Donna Bonney – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her expertise in the areas of nursing and midwifery practice, and her leadership within Mater Health Services.

    Ms Susan Bullock - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her leadership in nursing and her willingness to collaborate with ACU and contribute to research initiatives and student programs relevant to contemporary health care.

    Dr Darren Burgess - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition of his international recognition and expertise in applied sports science and his advocacy for sports science research at ACU.

    Mr Anthony Dombkins - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of his contribution to the teaching and learning of students in ACU’s transition to a Professional Practice unit, as well as his contribution to a number of ACU committees related to his expertise in clinical practice.

    Ms Caroline Farmer - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her contribution to ACU by virtue of her leadership in the field of nursing and midwifery education and her ongoing collaboration with the School of Nursing, Midwifery, Paramedicine External Advisory Committee in the area of curriculum review, teaching and career development.

    Ms Lisa Fawcett – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her significant contribution to the development of the Master of Mental Health (Nursing) program and her support for the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (QLD).

    Mr David Foot ASM - awarded for 3 years to 5 February 2017 - in recognition of his extensive experience, outstanding leadership and support of ACU Canberra paramedic students.

    Dr Robyn Fox – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition for her contribution to the review and development of undergraduate and postgraduate nursing and midwifery programs and her collaboration between The Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (Brisbane) and ACU.

    Ms Cherie Franks - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition of her significant support and contribution made to the development and support of nursing research and practice development.

    Dr Melanie Jessup - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her commitment to research and her contribution in establishing the Falls Prevention and Management program and her continued collaboration with Falls Researcher Group between the Prince Charles Hospital and ACU.

    Mr Michael Kilshaw – awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 – in recognition of his contribution in the development of the Master of Mental Health (Nursing), his support to the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (Qld) and his continued collaboration between ACU and The Prince Charles Hospital.

    Ms Megan Lowe – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her commitment and leadership in the area of nursing education.

    Dr Geraldine Mitchell - renewed for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of her willingness to assist with research and joint activities between the O’Brien Institute and Australian Catholic University.

    Dr Karen Ousey - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her international reputation and leadership in nursing relating to wound care and tissue viability as well as her willingness to foster collaboration with the Human and Health Sciences Faculty, University of Huddersfield and ACU.

    Mrs Helen Peters - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her expertise and medical knowledge and her commitment to community engagement and health capacity building with the people and Diocese of Baucau, Timor-Leste and the San Antonio Clinic.

    Dr Jeff Potter – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of his past achievements and his leadership in the area of Clinical Services.

    Dr Yong Hao Pua - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his expertise in the implementation of international clinical research in the area of physical function and his contribution to strengthening ongoing collaboration in research between Singapore General Hospital and ACU.

    Dr Deanne Riddington – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her past achievements, her contribution to and expertise in nursing education.

    Mr Peter Shine - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of his expertise in training and healing particularly as it relates to Aboriginal culture as well as his ongoing collaboration with ACU in research in Aboriginal health related areas.

    Dr Ian Smith – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of him as an expert in clinical psychological practice and acknowledgement of his valuable contribution to ACU in regard to Teaching and Learning, supervision higher degree students and external placements at St John of God Burwood.

    Ms Lorraine Stevenson - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of her leadership role in midwifery research projects for Metro South Health, and her strong commitment to evidence based practice and research.

    Mr Ron Thompson - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition of his continual and outstanding support and affiliation with the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (NSW and ACT).

    Associate Professor Margarite Vale - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of her expertise and achievements in chronic disease management and her willingness to collaborate in this area of research at ACU.

    Ms Mary Wheeldon - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her leadership in nursing and her willingness to collaborate with ACU and contribute to research initiatives and student programs relevant to contemporary health care.

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    Clinical Fellow

    Mrs Dora Alessi - renewed for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of her valued contribution and support to the School of Nursing in terms of clinical education.

    Dr Joaquin Benedicto - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her generous contribution regarding placement and education of ACU students at Melton Health and also her ongoing support and collaboration in teaching and learning and research.

    Mrs Elisabeth Black - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her collaboration with the Nursing Research Institute and her willingness to contribute towards the quality of ACU’s nursing graduates.

    Ms Lisa Blackler - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her commitment to the discipline of midwifery, in particular the growth of the Indigenous Midwifery workforce and her contribution to the ACU Away for Base (Indigenous) Bachelor of Midwifery students and her continued collaboration between the Gladstone Hospital, the Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service and ACU.

    Dr Catriona Booker – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her valuable contribution to the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (QLD), and her advocacy of ACU.

    Ms Patricia Maree Boss - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her significant contributions in the area of paediatric nursing and collaborative work with the School of Nursing (NSW and ACT).

    Ms Cathy Boyle – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her expertise and leadership in the field of Clinical Supervision, and her significant contributions towards the development and delivery of mental health subjects at ACU.

    Mrs Margaret Broom - awarded for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of her willingness to provide education to Neonatal Staff and her ongoing support as educator and mentor to ACU Graduate Certificate, Diploma and Masters Students through in-service and one to one support.

    Ms Christine Burke - awarded for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in recognition of her expertise as a specialist in the field of mindfulness and her willingness to collaborate with ACU in regard to strengthening our international partnerships and research in this field.

    Ms Julie Cox - renewed for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition of her valued ontribution to the support and education of ACU midwifery students and clinical facilitators.

    Mr Nathan Dart – renewed for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of his valuable contribution to the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (QLD), and his commitment to the discipline of mental health nursing.

    Ms Gillian Davy – awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her as an expert in the field of neurophysiology and acknowledgement of her willingness to collaborate with ACU in this specialized area in regard to funding opportunities, links with industry partners and supervision for postgraduate students.

    Dr Frédéric Dutheil - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition his collaboration in cardiovascular and musculoskeletal research, his extensive publications record and his continued research in health science.

    Ms Sarah Foley - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of the importance of her contribution in the collaboration between ACU and Centre for Disability and Development Research and the Kids Plus Foundation.

    Ms Julie Gawthorne - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her clinical expertise in the area of emergency care and her willingness to collaborate with the Nursing Research Institute on research projects.

    Ms Susan Graham - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of her expertise in the specialties of anaesthetics and peri-operative and her contribution to research.

    Dr Phu Hoang - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition his continued supervision as well as his expert guidance in research projects and his collaboration between ACU and industry partners.

    Ms Joan Holmes - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her expertise as a nurse educator and her willingness to collaborate with ACU in regard to the provision of high quality clinical placement experiences for nursing students.

    Dr Caron Jander - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition her supervision and continued expert guidance in research projects involving musculoskeletal health and also her collaboration between ACU and industry partners.

    Ms Janet Karin - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her excellence in dance performance and her willingness to strengthen collaboration with The Australian Ballet School and ACU particularly in the field of kinetic education and dance science.

    Mr Toby Keene - awarded for 3 years to 30 May 2017 - in recognition of his past and ongoing contributions to ACU and his collaboration with ACU in the development of joint research proposals in the paramedic area.

    Ms Melissa Knox - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of her accomplishments as a nurse-midwife clinician and manager, and her strong commitment to ensuring quality teaching and learning for students.

    Mr Anthony Kohn - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of his expertise as a nurse educator and his valued contribution towards the development of the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing (Cardiothoracic Nursing) and his willingness to provide high quality learning experiences and collaborative opportunities for ACU activities in this field.

    Dr Elizabeth Lightbody - awarded for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of her extensive and significant achievements in nursing and her willingness to collaborate with ACU‘s funded international Stroke Research Collaboration and projects that facilitate research in international stroke related areas.

    Ms Heather MacFarlane - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition her expertise in the area of Interventional Cardiology, her dedication to supervision and her contributions towards the development and evaluation of the postgraduate nursing speciality interventional cardiology course.

    Mr Ian McGregor - renewed for 3 years to 5 April 2019 - in recognition of his expertise in the field of neurosciences and his significant contributions towards the teaching and support of staff.

    Ms Lorelle Malyon - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition her continued support of the nursing program of School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (Qld) particularly the ACU student placement program and her collaboration between ACU and the Royal Children’s Hospital.

    Dr Margaret Mills - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her contribution to teaching and learning at ACU and her collaboration between the ACU Social Work program with the wider human service and health sector.

    Ms Carolyn Moore - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her excellence in nursing and her commitment to ongoing collaboration between St Vincent’s Private Hospital Melbourne and ACU particularly in the field of infection prevention.

    Ms Jade Murphy - awarded for 3 years to 8 November 2019 – in recognition of her leadership, management and experience in the field neuroscience nursing and her ongoing contribution in providing clinical placements for ACU students.

    Ms Edel Murray - awarded for 3 years to 15 October 2018 - in recognition of her expertise as a Quality Coordinator and her collaboration regarding the successful implementation of Nursing Research Institute projects at St Vincent’s Private Hospital.

    Ms Maree Reynolds - renewed for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her significant contribution in the area of maternity care in Queensland and continued involvement in the establishment of the Midwifery Research Unit.

    Ms Jemima Ritchie - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her expertise as a nurse educator and her valued contribution towards the development of the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing (Cardiothoracic Nursing) and her willingness to provide high quality postgraduate programs delivered in partnership with industry leaders.

    Mrs Jane Rodgers - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her clinical expertise in wound care and her willingness to collaborate with the Nursing Research Institute on research projects in this specialist area.

    Ms Claire Sauvarin - awarded for 3 years to 30 June 2018 - in recognition of her willingness to contribute to the teaching and learning in the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy curriculum and her assistance to improve the quality of our practice education.

    Mr Keppel Schafer - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 - in recognition his continued support of the midwifery program of the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (Qld), particularly the ACU student placement program and his collaboration between ACU and the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service.

    Ms Mina Stevenson - awarded for 3 years to 20 October 2017 - in recognition of her excellence as clinical educator and her commitment to collaboration between Cohealth and ACU for the benefit of professional practice education, teaching and learning and research activities with the School of Allied Health.

    Ms Jenny Teo - awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2018 - in recognition of her expertise as a nurse educator and her willingness to collaborate with ACU in regard to clinical placement experiences provided to Bachelor of Nursing and Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Paramedicine students.

    Ms Margaret Turner – awarded for 3 years to 15 October 2018 – in recognition of her expertise as a Nurse Educator and her willingness to collaborate with the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (Qld), as well as supporting ACU student nurses on clinical placements at The Prince Charles Hospital.

    Mr Scott Wilson – awarded for 3 years to 13 August 2017 – in recognition his expertise as an Exercise Physiologist and Physiotherapist, his experience in high performance sport and his commitment to explore research links with ACU.

    Dr Frances Wise - awarded for 3 years to 1 April 2018 - in recognition of her extensive experience in cardiac rehabilitation and her willingness to collaborate in research and occasional seminars in this area with ACU and the Caulfield’s Cardiac Rehabilitation and Alfred Health.

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