Arts academic contacts
The Faculty of Arts offers you assistance in many ways.
Would you like to know more about a discipline area, including potential career options and postgraduate study options? Or do you need core course approval for exchange? Then speak to one of our helpful Discipline Advisors! You may also require advice or support with a variety of academic issues. On this page you will find the best people to aid you.
Undergraduate program coordinators
Program Program Coordinator Foundation Studies in Aboriginal Studies in Music Grayson Rotumah Diploma in Arts A/Prof Lucy Potter Diploma in Music A/Prof Carl Crossin Diploma in Languages Prof John West-Sooby Bachelor of Arts Associate Prof Lucy Potter Bachelor of Arts (Advanced) Veronica Coram Bachelor of Criminology Dr Russell Brewer Bachelor of Environmental Policy and Management Dr Melissa Nursey-Bray Bachelor of International Development Dr Thomas Wanner Bachelor of International Relations Bachelor of Languages Prof John West-Sooby Bachelor of Media Dr Kathryn Bowd Bachelor of Music A/Prof Carl Crossin Bachelor of Social Sciences Dr Gerry Groot Bachelor of Sociology Dr Nathan Manning Bachelor of Teaching (Years 1,2,3) Dr Nina Maadad Bachelor of Philosophy, Politics and Economics Dr Antony Eagle
Discipline Discipline advisor Anthropology Dr Di Rodger Art History Dr Lisa Mansfield Asian Studies Dr Gerry Groot Chinese Studies Dr Hong Cai
Dr Margaret O’Hea Creative Writing Dr Joy McEntee Criminology Dr Russell Brewer Education Dr Nina Maadad English Dr Joy McEntee French Studies Dr Peter Poiana Gender Studies and Social Analysis Dr Pam Papadelos Geography, Environment and Population Dr Jungho Suh German Studies Dr Stefan Hajduk History Dr Gareth Pritchard International Development Dr Thomas Wanner Japanese Studies Ms Kayoko Enomoto Linguistics Dr Rob Amery Media Dr Kim Barbour Music A/Prof Carl Crossin Philosophy Prof Jenny McMahon Politics and International Studies Dr Benito Cao Sociology Dr Nathan Manning Spanish Studies Dr Jorge Paredes
Postgraduate Course Coordinators
Program Contact Master of Arts A/Prof Lucy Potter Master of Arts (Studies in Art History) Prof Cathy Speck Master of Arts (Curatorial & Museum Studies) Prof Cathy Speck Education (pre-service) Year 4, Bachelor of Teaching/Master of Teaching Brendan Bentley Education (post-service) Master of Education Associate Prof Mathew White Environmental Policy & Management Dr Douglas Bardsley Master of Arts Translation and Transcultural Communication Dr Ning Zhang Master of Music (Performance Studies) Associate Professor Elizabeth Koch Master of Music (Performance and Pedagogy) Associate Professor Elizabeth Koch Graduate Certificate in Music Teaching Dr Emily Dollman
Discipline Honours Convenor Anthropology Dr Di Rodger Asian Studies Dr Gerry Groot Chinese Studies Dr Gerry Groot Classics Prof Han Baltussen Creative Writing Dr Rosslyn Prosser English Dr Mandy Treagus French Studies Dr Peter Poiana Sociology, Criminology & Gender Studies Dr Pam Papadelos Geography, Environment and Population Dr Yan Tan German Studies Dr Stefan Hajduk History Dr Tom Buchanan International Development Dr Thomas Wanner Japanese Studies Dr Gerry Groot Media Dr Sal Humphreys Music Dr Amanda Grigg Philosophy Dr Jon Opie Politics and International Studies Prof Tim Doyle Spanish Dr Jorge Paredes
Student Support academic mentors
The Student Support Academic Mentors offer one-on-one confidential assistance to students who are seeking support and advice across a variety of academic issues. The Student Support Academic Mentors is a Faculty of Arts initiative committed to improving student success, health and wellbeing.
We encourage you to use the Student Support Academic Mentors services during your studies to ensure you are on track throughout your studies, prepare yourself for successful degree completion and a rewarding career.
School Contact School of Education Nina Maadad (Wednesday 3.00pm - 4.00pm) Elder Conservatorium Steven Knopoff (Tuesday 2.00pm - 3.00pm) Elizabeth Koch (Monday 11.00am - 12.00pm) School of Humanities Steve Cook (Tuesday 4.00pm - 6.00pm) Kim Barbour (Wednesday, Thursday 10:30am - 11:30am) School of Social Sciences Dee Michell (Monday 1.00pm – 3.00pm) Tiziana Torresi (Monday 1.00pm - 2.00pm)
Make an appointment with our Student Support team or drop into the Arts Office.