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Make an online enquiry about graduate research study

This enquiry form is designed to allow us to provide you with a timely and accurate assessment of your current options. It will also help us to find out if supervision is available for your project.

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Graduate Research School main office

Please note than the Graduate Research School office is moving back to the John Scott Meeting House on Friday 1 September. Our office will be closed for business on 1 September and will re-open on Monday, 4 September.

John Scott Meeting House
T: +61 3 9479 3640

Campus map reference H6 [PDF 1.5MB]. Car park 7 is the closest car park.

Opening hours

The Melbourne office is open from 9.00am - 4.45pm, Monday to Friday.

GRS/La Trobe international (LTI) drop-in sessions

Have all your research and international related questions answered in one place  - GRS/LTI drop-in sessions are available fortnightly in Room SS215 in Social Sciences, 11am-1pm on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 15 August 2017
  • Tuesday 29 August 2017.


Graduate research student support

General enquiries

College Liaison Team

Rebecca Lubansky – College Liaison Manager
Miriam Arabi – Graduate Research Senior Advisor
Jodie Kennedy – Graduate Research Senior Advisor
Meg Lithgow – Graduate Research Advisor
Lyndon Pratt – Graduate Research Advisor
Natalie Rhook – Graduate Research Advisor
Louise Saw – Graduate Research Advisor

For ASSC-related enquiries:
For SHE-related enquiries:
For all progress-related enquiries:

Research Education and Development Team (RED)

Dr Jeanette Fyffe – Research Education and Development Manager
Dr Dan Bendrups – Lecturer, Research Education and Development
Dr Katherine Firth – Lecturer, Research Education and Development
Dr Tseen Khoo – Lecturer, Research Education and Development
Emma Curtis-Bramwell – Research Education and Development Co-ordinator

Graduate Research School Operations

Raylee Pasalis – Operations Manager
Lyle Matheson – Graduate Research Senior Officer
Ruth Cousens – Graduate Research Officer
Rosemary Iacono – Graduate Research Officer
Trish Hills – Graduate Research Officer
Sophie Korze – Graduate Research Officer (Examinations)
Fiona Sawyer – Graduate Research Officer (Examinations)
Kristen Tatum – Graduate Research Officer (Examinations);;

Graduate Research School Executive

Chris Pakes – Dean of Graduate Studies
Clare McCausland – Manager, Graduate Research School
Jeanette Fyffe – Research Education and Development Manager

Graduate Research School Strategic Support

Taina Jara – Senior Project Coordinator
Lise Leitner - Research Senior Communications Advisor
Sweeli Yap - Senior Data Analyst
Vacant - Senior Governance and Policy Coordinator

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