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Professor Paul Mazerolle, Pro Vice Chancellor
Ms Jo Waddell, Personal Assistant
Ms Midori Tomiyama-Hall, Executive Support Officer

Location, delivery and postal address

Office of the Pro Vice Chancellor
(Arts, Education and Law)
Griffith University
Mt Gravatt campus
176 Messines Ridge Road
Mt Gravatt QLD 4122

AEL Executives

Professor Paul Mazerolle

Pro Vice Chancellor

Professor Paul Mazerolle

Professor Mazerolle leads the Arts, Education and Law Group, which includes the School of Education and Professional Studies, School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science, Griffith Law School, School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Queensland College of Art and Queensland Conservatorium.

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Professor Ruth Bereson

Dean (Academic)

Professor Ruth Bereson

Professor Ruth Bereson holds a PhD from the Department of Arts Policy and Management, City University London. Ruth researches in the fields of arts and cultural management, cultural policy, cultural diplomacy and cultural leadership. Her central research interest is the relationship between governmental policies and their effects on the arts.

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Professor Gerard Docherty

Dean (Research)

Professor Gerard Docherty

Professor Docherty has published widely and received nationally competitive grants in the UK and Australia. A common strand through his research is a focus on quantitative acoustic analysis of aspects of speech to better understand the nature of phonetic variability and its implications for phonetic theory.

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Rob Ellis

Dean (Learning and Teaching)

Professor Robert Ellis

Professor Rob Ellis works with the AEL Executive on integrated learning and teaching leadership across the portfolio. Rob researches the experiences of university students and teachers, physical and virtual learning environments and how changes in these shape education structures in universities and the higher education sector.

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AEL staff

PVC Team

Ms Liz Ganesh - Executive Officer
Ms Jo Waddell - Personal Assistant
Ms Midori Tomiyama-Hall - Executive Support Officer 
Ms Isabelle Nish-Vetter - Administration Officer
Ms Sarah Kirkham - Project Manager

Communications Team

Ms Liz Ganesh - Executive Officer
Mr Liam Behnke - Communications and Engagement Manager
Ms Millie York - Marketing and Web Manager ( MonWed )
Ms Jacinda Baird - Design and Communications Officer
Ms Sonya Brown - Marketing and Communications Officer - HLSS ( Mon , Tue , Wed )
Ms Alison McIntyre - Marketing and Communications Officer - EPS (Mon - Thurs)
Mr Eddie Ngaluafe - Marketing and Communications Officer - LAW
Mr Edwin Parra Lopez - Marketing and Communications Officer
Ms Casey Stewart - Marketing and Communications Officer - QCA and GFS
Ms Amy Wallace - Marketing and Communications Officer

Dean (Academic) Team

Professor Ruth Bereson - Dean (Academic)
Ms Lynda Macfarlane - Executive Assistant
Ms Ronda Jones - Executive Officer
Assoc. Prof Sven Schottmann - Director, International

Dean (Research) Team

Professor Gerry Docherty - Dean (Research)
Ms Jacqueline Brett - Executive Support Officer
Ms Joanne Dolley - Research Support Officer
Dr Amanda Howell - HDR Convenor
Assoc Prof Sama Low Choy - Senior Statistician
Dr Clair Alston-Knox - Statistician

Dean (Learning and Teaching) Team

Professor Rob Ellis - Dean (Learning and Teaching)
Assoc. Prof Christopher Klopper - Deputy Dean (Learning and Teaching)
Ms Karin Barac - Blended Learning Advisor
Ms Lynn Canning - Personal Assistant
Dr Lynda Davies - Curriculum Consultant
Mr Michael Gleeson - Educational Designer
Ms Juanita Shaw - PASS Coordinator
Mr Henry Cook - Educational Designer
Ms Jillian Rowe - Curriculum Developer

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