Unit Contacts Directory

Who to Contact in the Division of Research

This page provides links to the staff directories for each of the key units within the Division of Research at UNSW.

Administrative and Support Units

                 UNIT                                                     KEY ROLES
Graduate Research School
  • provides full range of services to support postgraduate research students and supervisors
Grants Management Office
  • assists the University's researchers with:
          • applications for grants and fellowships
          • negotiation of research contracts
          • administration of externally funded funds
Research Ethics and Compliance Support (RECS)
  • provides full management services for ethics applications and monitoring
Research Strategy and Partnerships Office   
  • The role of the Research Strategy and Partnerships Office is to provide high level support to UNSW researchers and external partners to enhance the University’s research performance and profile. 
Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre
  • houses major instrumentation used by Science, Medicine and Engineering researchers
  • provides specialist consulting work for external clients
  • provides technical/professional support (including training) for the instruments
Training & Development
  • training and development programs offered for research staff and students by Researcher Development and other units within the Research Division
NewSouth Innovations
  • works with University researchers and commercial partners to bring results of UNSW research, innovation and invention to market
Research Analysis, Performance and Profile Office
  • dedicated unit established to support the goal of continuously improving UNSW's position as a leading research intensive university in Australia.



Executive Units

                       UNIT                                             KEY ROLES
Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) and Vice-President
  • responsible for strategic research direction and overall research performance of the University
Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)
  • provides strategic leadership and support to Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) in:
          • generation of external research income and improving UNSW’s overall research performance
          • attracting and retaining outstanding academic staff, research only staff and Higher Degree Research (HDR) students to UNSW
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training) & Dean of Graduate Research
  • executive responsibility for the Graduate Research School
  • provides leadership and support to Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) in all strategy and policy matters relating HDR candidates