Office of Research Strategy and Integrity

Director, Research Strategy and Integrity

Alexandra Thomas, BA(Hons) Essex, PGCert Lond.Met.

Executive Assistant to the Director, Research Strategy and Integrity

Christine Whyte

Associate Director – Research Operations

Nicholas Kearns, BCom NSW, PGDipBus

Associate Director – Research Infrastructure

Roger Lins, BSc(Hons) PhD Otago, PGDipArts

Research Manager – Major Initiatives

Anne Casey, MA(Hons) Cant.

Research Impact Advisor

Hannah Read, MSc PhD

Senior Researcher and Policy Analyst

Cate Roy, MA Monash, PhD Melb., GradDipEd La Trobe

Animal Welfare Officer

Jodi Salinsky, BA Florida, BS Portland St., DVM Wash. State; MANZCVS

Ethics and Integrity Manager

Elizabeth Visser, MSc(agric) DSc(agric) Pret., MFA Whitecliffe

Research Manager – Vision Matauranga


Research Impact Manager

Faith Welch, BSc PhD Brist.

Research Service Improvement Manager

Josh Alden, BSc MBioEnt

Research Portfolio Manager


Senior Ethics Advisor

Hannah Foreman (Neale), BA LLB MBHL Otago

Product Manager – Research and Innovation

Avishek Kumar, BE(Hons) PhD

Ethics Advisor

Colleen Altagracia

Regulatory Approvals Administrator

Maran Cassin

Ethics Advisor

Fiona Cheal

Senior Research Programme Coordinator

Emma Dawson, BA Otago

Clinical Services Veterinarian

Sabina Darke, Dr. med. vet. Giessen

ResearchHub Content Specialist

Lara Egglestone, BSc(Hons)

Regulatory Approvals Administrator

Jordon Houston, PhD ICS UK, MA

Senior Research Programme Coordinator

Kosala Krishnan, BSc(Hons) Lond.Guild, MA

Ethics Advisor

Madhavi Manchi, MA B’Lore, PhD Tata Inst.Soc.Scis