Arts Research Graduate School Contacts

Current HDR students should contact the Higher Degree by Research Team member in their relevant School. Please refer to list below:

Academic staff

Professor Farzad Sharifian: Associate Dean, Graduate Research

 Professor Robin Gerster: Deputy Associate Dean, Graduate Research

Dr Kate Cregan: Coordinator, GRiP & Thesis Writing Workshops

Arts Research Graduate School Team

Name / Title Main Responsibilities Telephone
Nick Fischer
Manager, Graduate Research
  • Policy and governance, ARGS
  • Graduate Research Team Leader
  • Executive Officer, Arts Graduate Research Committee
990 58738
Michelle Mei
Coordinator, Graduate Research
  • Graduate research scholarships
  • Operations management, ARGS
  • Arts Graduate Research Committee
990 20089
Merci Ikeda
Graduate Research Administrator, Admissions & Scholarships
  • General inquiries
  • Admissions
  • Graduate research scholarships
990 55176
Niki Macri
Graduate Research Administrator
  • Administration of HDR students for Theatre, Performance and Music Program
  • Support and advice to staff and HDR students
990 55257
Sascha Burnside
Graduate Research Administrator
  • Administration of HDR students for Historical Studies Program
  • Support and advice to staff and HDR students
990 52166
Niki Macri
Graduate Research Administrator
  • Administration of HDR students for Film, Media and Communications Program
  • Support and advice to staff and HDR students
990 55257
Sally Riley
Graduate Research Administrator
  • Administration of HDR students for Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Program and Literary and Cultural Studies Program
  • Support and advice to staff and HDR students
990 55409
Peachy Vasquez
Graduate Research Administrator
  • Administration of HDR students for Philosophy Program
  • Support and advice to staff and HDR students
990 55447
Sue Stevenson
Graduate Research Administrator
  • Administration of HDR students for Social and Political Sciences Program
  • Support and advice to staff and HDR students
990 52991