Conducting research

Research at Curtin University is conducted by academic staff and postgraduate research students supported by the Office of Research & Development.  Underpinning research activity at the University is the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research and the Curtin Research Management Policy.

The Office of R&D seeks to promote best practice in all aspects of research administration.

Research support – seeks to support the application and management of research funding, data and publications.

Research services - provides research development around national and international competitive grants and major research initiatives, commercial contracts, research analytics and systems.

Research integrity - is responsible for supporting research ethics (human and animal) processes, monitoring of clinical trials, as well as management of bio- and chemical hazards and radiation.

Contacts

Research support

Mr Joe Valenti, Manager
Phone: +61 8 9266 7469
Email: j.valenti@curtin.edu.au

Research services

Dr Melinda Thompson, Manager
Phone: +61 8 9266 7112
Email: melinda.thompson@curtin.edu.au

Grants & development

Felicity Kamid, Senior Research Development Officer
Email: ORD-grants@curtin.edu.au

Commercial contracts

David Gall, Senior Commercial Contracts Officer
Email: ORD-contracts@curtin.edu.au

Research analytics

Elizabeth Przywolnik, Senior Strategic Information Analyst
Phone: +61 08 9266 9063
Email: ORD-analytics@curtin.edu.au

Research systems

David Pedrotti, Senior Business Analyst
Email: ResearchSystems@curtin.edu.au

Research Students (Doctoral and Masters by Research) should contact the Graduate Research School.