Our People

The Faculty of Arts is home to over 200 academic and professional staff who are committed to delivering outstanding research and teaching. 

The Faculty of Arts is The University of Adelaide's hub of teaching and research in the humanities, music, social sciences and education. 


Executive dean

Professor Jennie Shaw, Executive Dean, Faculty of Arts (pictured)

Contact: Ann Pace, Executive Assistant

Deputy deans

Deputy Dean, Learning & Teaching Associate Professor Lucy Potter
Deputy Dean, Research Professor Rachel Ankeny
Deputy Dean, International Dr Ning Zhang


Gender, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Dr Kim Barbour
Graduate Studies Prof Natalie Edwards
Student Experience Ms Kayoko Enomoto
Work Integrated Learning Dr Kathryn Bowd

Faculty leaders

Acting Faculty Executive Manager Abhinay Katakam
Acting Finance & Planning Manager Andrea Malone
Team Leader Student Recruitment and Retention Kate Rees
Team Leader Marketing and Communications Anneloes de Graeff
Team Leader Student Administration Ryan Cortazzo
Team Leader Learning and Teaching Jane Wright
Team Leader Student Services Janine Donnell
Team Leader, Internships and WIL Ali Lamnek
Faculty Executive Officer Kath McCulloch

Researchers and academics

Researcher profiles  staff directory 

Professional staff

Staff directory