Answers to many common queries are noted within the FAQ section of the Staff Development website. Please direct all enquiries regarding the Staff Development Program that have not been addressed within the FAQs to the Staff Development Team.

For any enquiries, the Staff Development Team can be contacted by phone or email:

The Staff Development team works in conjunction with Organisational Development.

  • Anna Eves - Associate Director - Organisational & Leadership Development - 336 53455
  • Jennifer Witheriff - Organisational Development Consultant - 336 52404 (Monday to Wednesday)
  • Trish Baird - Organisational Development Consultant - 336 52404 (Wednesday & Thursday)
  • Tamma Sorbello - Organisational Development Consultant - 336 51963 
  • Jodee Allanson - Organisational Development Consultant - 336 53047 - (Monday to Wednesday)
  • Hayley Smith - Organisational Development Project Officer - 336 52221

Professor Alan Rix, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, is the Chair of the University Staff Development Committee (USDC). The full USDC membership is noted in the table below.

Committee Role
(if different from committee role)


Tim Dunne


Associate Director, Organisational & Leadership Development

Anna Eves


President, Academic Board

Peter Adams


Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Training)

Alastair McEwan


Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching & Learning)

Doune Macdonald


Director, Finance & Business Services

Karen Wheeler

Associate Director, Financial Operations

Director, Information Technology Services

Rob Moffatt


Director, Occupational Health & Safety

Jim Carmichael


Associate Director, Workforce Diversity & Inclusion

Dee Gibbon


A Head of School

Louise Hickson

Head of School, Health & Rehabilitation Sciences

A Faculty Executive Manager or Deputy Director of an Institute

Patrick Testa

 Faculty Executive Manager, Faculty of Science

A professional staff member nominated by PSCC staff representatives

Robin Jones

Maintenance Manager, St Lucia Campus

An academic staff member nominated by ASCC staff representatives




Tamma Sorbello

Organisational Development Consultant


Please direct all enquiries regarding the Staff Development Program to the Staff Development Team

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