Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of Graduate Research

Laura Poole Warren

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of Graduate Research provides strategic leadership and support to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) in the direction, development and improvement of UNSW’s overall research performance through the administration of higher degree research and research training and in attracting and retaining outstanding higher degree research candidates and early career researchers to UNSW. The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) is also responsible for UNSW’s international research strategy.  

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of Graduate Research has executive responsibility for the UNSW Graduate Research School, the central unit responsible for higher degree research students and supervisors and for the Researcher Development Unit, the central unit responsible for coordination of researcher development at UNSW.  

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) will deputise for the Vice-President & Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) in all aspects of the UNSW research portfolio.

Biography

Professor Poole-Warren was awarded a PhD degree from the University of New South Wales in 1990 and held various appointments at UNSW after joining the academic staff in 1995. These include Associate Dean Research Training and Associate Dean Research in the Faculty of Engineering (2005 - 2009) and Professor in the Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering (2009). She was appointed Dean of Graduate Research in 2010 and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) in 2012.

Professor Poole-Warren continues to lead a research group in biomedical engineering focussing on design and understanding of biosynthetic polymers for medical applications.

Research Interests

 

Location and Contact Information

General Enquiries

 

Phone

+61 2 9385 5500

Fax

+61 2 9385 6238

Email

enquiries.grs@unsw.edu.au

 

Location

Address

Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training)
Level 4, South Wing
Rupert Myers Building
Map Ref M15

Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of Graduate Research

The Graduate Research School
The University of New South Wales
UNSW SYDNEY 2052

 

Staff Contacts 

 

 

Name

Position

Phone / Email

Professor Laura Poole-Warren

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) and Dean of Graduate Research

To arrange a meeting with Professor Poole-Warren contact Claudia Abourrage

Claudia Abouarrage

Office Manager and Executive Assistant

T: +61 (2) 9385 5638
E: c.abouarrage@unsw.edu.au

 

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