Find contacts for UQ safety network staff in your area, including:

  • Work Health and Safety Managers and Coordinators (WHSC)
  • Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)
  • First Aid Officers
  • Drugs and Poisons Officers
  • Radiation Safety Officers

If you can't find the contact you need for your area, contact the relevant area of the Health, Safety and Wellness (HSW) Division.

To find out more about the roles and responsibilities of safety officers, see staff responsibilities for health and safety.

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
AIBN (and StemCARE, STEMCORE, PEF, ANFF, CPN, CBI and CTCMS) Maria Somodevilla Torres (07) 3346 3968
m.somodevillatorres@uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Wet Labs Manuel Plan (07) 3346 3146
c.berquist@uq.edu.au
Professional and Office Luke Eppell (07) 3346 3953
l.eppell@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
AIBN - Level 2 West Maria Somodevilla Torres (07) 3346 3968
m.somodevillatorres@uq.edu.au
Level 2 West Marlies Hankel (07) 3346 3996
m.hankel@uq.edu.au
Level 2 East Brad Ryan (07) 3346 3848
b.ryan1@uq.edu.au
Level 3 West Konstantinos Vavitsas (07) 334 6147
Level 3 East Manuel Plan (07) 3346 3146
Level 4 West Naatasha Isahak (07) 3346 3877
naatasha.isahak@uq.edu.au
Level 4 East Grant Edwards (07) 3346 3861
g.edwards1@uq.edu.au
Level 5 West Cheryl Berquist (07) 3346 3887
c.berquist@uq.edu.au
Level 5 East Yadveer Grewal (07) 3346 4169
y.grewal@uq.edu.au
Level 1 West Rob Gould (07) 3346 3977
r.gould@uq.edu.au
Ritchie Building - #40 Martina Jones (07) 3346 3897
Pandanus Building - #1022 Long Pocket Celine Chaleat (07) 3443 1308

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
AIBN Maria Somodevilla Torres (07) 3346 3968
m.somodevillatorres@uq.edu.au
Level 2 Brad Ryan (07) 3346 3848
b.ryan1@uq.edu.au
Level 3 Linda McVann (07) 3346 3062
l.kerr@uq.edu.au
Level 4 Colm Cahill (07) 3346 3426
c.cahill@uq.edu.au
Level 5 Colette Godfrey (07) 3346 4167
c.godfrey@uq.edu.au

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
AIBN - X-ray Luke Matthew (07) 3346 3938
l.matthew2@uq.edu.au
AIBN - Unsealed Maria Somodevilla Torres (07) 3346 3968
m.somodevillatorres@uq.edu.au

Business, Economics and Law (BEL)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
BEL Faculty Chris Pye (07) 3365 9157
cpye@bel.uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Business (Executive Education) Georgina Duncan (07) 3346 7106
g.duncan@business.uq.edu.au
School of Business Sylvia Bonny (07) 3346 8031
s.bonny@business.uq.edu.au
School of Business Mark Witham (07)3346 7114
m.witham@business.uq.edu.au
School of Business Melaine Bowles (07) 3443 1320
m.bowles1@uq.edu.au
School of Economics Cerian Stanfield (07) 3365 4482
c.stanfield@uq.edu.au
School of Law Victoria Hullena (07) 3365 1444
v.hullena@law.uq.edu.au

Central Services

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Advancement Office Russell Lingwoodock (07) 3346 3150
r.lingwoodock@uq.edu.au
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit (ATSIS) Sylvia Gillard (07) 3365 6714
s.gillard1@uq.edu.au
Customs House Didier Pollaert (07) 3365 8902
didier@customshouse.com.au
Finance and Business Services (FBS) Yvette Besaans (07) 3365 1228
y.besaans@uq.edu.au
Health, Safety and Wellness Division Sophie O'Neill (07) 3346 9173
sophie.oneill@uq.edu.au
Human Resources Division (HR) Vacant --
Institute of Continuing and TESOL Education (ICTE-UQ) Bops Singh (07) 3346 6725
bops.singh@uq.edu.au
Office of the Director Gatton Campus (ODGC) Theresa Seru (07) 5460 1144
t.seru@uq.edu.au
Office of the DVC (Research) Siona Saplos (07) 3346 9017
s.saplos@research.uq.edu.au
Student Affairs Division Katrina Greig (07) 3346 0626
katrina.greig@uq.edu.au
Teaching and Educational Development Institute (TEDI) Sandra Hartas (07) 3365 2692
s.hartas@uq.edu.au
UQ Biological Resources Rebecca Bruce (07) 3346 4213
r.bruce1@uq.edu.au
UQ International Development Marie Hobman (07) 3346 7956
m.hobman@uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Corporate Services Fiona Marshall (07) 3365 6627
f.marshall@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Corporate Services Glen Dalgleish (07) 3365 7529
g.dalgleish@library.uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
UQ Library - Information Systems and Resources Services (ISRS) Robert Bowen (07) 3346 4343
r.bowen@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Information Systems and Resources Services (ISRS) Christine Heslehurst (07) 3346 4336
c.heslehurst@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Gatton Learning and Research Services (LARS) Aiden Cattle (07) 3346 4672
a.cattle@uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Hospital Learning and Research Services (LARS) Aiden Cattle (07) 3346 4672
a.cattle@uq.edu.au
UQ Library - St Lucia Learning and Research Services (LARS) Robyn Clare (07) 3346 3689
r.clare@library.uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Institute of Continuing and TESOL Education Jennifer Gleeson (07) 3346 6748
j.gleeson@icte.uq.edu.au
Institute of Continuing and TESOL Education Kelly Vink (07) 3346 6753
k.vink@icte.uq.edu.au
Institute of Continuing and TESOL Education Jacqueline Rosen (07) 3346 6753
j.rosen@icte.uq.edu.au
Finance & Business Services - Financial Operations  Yvette Besaans (07) 3365 1228
y.besaans@uq.edu.au
Finance & Business Services - Finance Professional Services - Institutes/HASS Linda Morris l.morris2@uq.edu.au
Human Resources - Central Lauren Bourke (07) 3443 1363
lauren.bourke@uq.edu.au
Human Resources - BEL Brett Pelttari (07) 3346 0616
b.pelttari@uq.edu.au
Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation Brenda Parker (07) 3365 1075
Office of Marketing and Communications Sharon Douglas (07) 3365 3367
s.douglas@uq.edu.au
Office of Sponsored Research (Cumbrae Stewart Building 72) Veronica Brancatini (07) 3365 4582
v.brancatini@research.uq.edu.au
Student Employability Centre Leesa Schwarz (07) 3365 1507
l.schwarz@uq.edu.au
Student Services Directorate Ruth Morahan (07) 3365 1704
r.morahan@uq.edu.au
UQ Graduate School Victoria Myatt (07) 3346 0523
v.myatt@uq.edu.au
UQ Graduate School Judy King (07) 3365 1970
judy.king@uq.edu.au
UQ Graduate School Katie Payne (07) 3346 0554
k.payne@uq.edu.au
UQ International Tori Wallace (07) 3346 9210
v.wallace@uq.edu.au
Office of the Director Gatton Campus (ODGC) Daryl Mears (07) 4632 3737
d.mears@uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Architecture and Music Library Naminda Peiris (07) 3346 3689
n.peiris@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Corporate Services - Duhig Tower Level 6 Karen Platz (07) 3365 6551
k.platz@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - DH Engineering Sciences Library (DHESL)
Level 1 - 4
Ivana Mimovic (07) 3443 3812
i.mimovic@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Fryer Library Lisa Clayton (07) 3365 6236
l.clayton@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Information Systems and Resource Services (ISRS) Michael Stewart (07) 3346 3552
m.stewart@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Law Library Jeanette Shaw (07) 3365 6901
j.shaw@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Learning and Support Services Michael Sullivan (07) 3346 3690
m.sullivan@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Mater Hospital Library, Woolloongabba Ann Gray (07) 3163 1724
a.gray@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library - Multimedia, Information Systems and Resources Services David Symons (07) 3346 4318
d.symons@library.uq.edu.au
UQ Library  Jacqueline Devenish (07) 3346 4899
j.devenish@library.uq.edu.au

Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI) Simon Nevin (07) 3365 7198
simon.nevin@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI) Simon Nevin (07) 3365 7198
simon.nevin@uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Centre for Advanced Imaging (CAI) Simon Nevin (07) 3365 7198
simon.nevin@uq.edu.au

Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology (EAIT)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
EAIT Faculty and Facilities - Faculty OHS Advisor Janelle Scown (07) 3365 1394
j.scown@uq.edu.au
Faculty Workshop Group  Mark Lynne (07) 3346 7566
m.lynne@uq.edu.au
School of Architecture - School Manager Katie Gollschewski (07) 3365 3824
k.gollschewski@uq.edu.au
School of Chemical Engineering  Marion Dunstan (07) 3365 8592
m.dunstan@eng.uq.edu.au
School of Civil Engineering  Shane Walker (07) 3365 3875
s.walker@uq.edu.au
School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering  Steve Wright (07) 3365 9160
sw@itee.uq.edu.au
School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering Jonathan Read (07) 3346 6227
j.read2@uq.edu.au
School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering - Mining3 Mary Cavanough (07) 3365 5640
m.cavanough@uq.edu.au
Advanced Waste Water Management Centre Beatrice Keller-Lehmann (07) 3365 3601
b.keller@awmc.uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Advanced Water Management Centre Vivienne Clayton (07) 3365 4680
v.clayton@awmc.uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
EAIT Faculty Office - Building 47A Loretta Jamieson (07) 3365 3329
l.jamieson@eait.uq.edu.au
Student Administration Sharon Cunnington (07) 3346 9937
s.cunnington@uq.edu.au
Centre for Coal Seam Gas - Building 47A Alexandra Wolhuter (07) 3346 4028
a.wolhuter@uq.edu.au
First Year Engineering Learning Centre - Building 50 Lisa Deacon (07) 3365 3678
l.deacon@uq.edu.au
Faculty Workshop Group - Building 45 Peter Bleakley (07) 3365 3600
p.bleakley@uq.edu.au
Faculty Workshop Group - Building 51 Sam Butler (07) 3365 3724
sam.butler@uq.edu.au
School of Chemical Engineering - Building 74 Vicki Thompson (07) 3345 6195
v.thompson@uq.edu.au
School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE) - Building 78 Karen Kinnear (07) 3346 7823
k.kinnear@uq.edu.au

Global Change Institute (GCI)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
GCI David Harris (07) 3443 3133
d.harris@uq.edu.au
GCI Sam Richards (07) 3443 3149
s.richards1@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
GCI Nicola De Silva (07) 3443 3112
n.desilva@uq.edu.au

Health and Behavioural Sciences (HABS)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
HABS Faculty Leanne Ritchie (07) 3365 4468
l.ritchie@uq.edu.au
HABS Faculty Anne Tobin (07) 3365 8820
anne.tobin@uq.edu.au
Recovery Injury Research Centre HABS Faculty, Herston Alison Freriks  (07) 3346 4763
School of Dentistry Natalie Wildermuth (07) 3365 8109
n.wildermuth@uq.edu.au
Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS) Block 3, Queensland Health Precinct, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains Suzanne O'Hagan (07) 3443 2446
s.ohagan@uq.edu.au
School of Human Movement Studies Gary Wilson (07) 3365 6445
gwilson@hms.uq.edu.au
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work Leanne Tucker (07) 3346 5106
leanne.tucker@uq.edu.au
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work Andrew Measham (07) 3365 3005
a.measham@uq.edu.au
School of Pharmacy Kate Kollar (07) 3346 1929
k.kollar@uq.edu.au
School of Psychology Roxanne English (07) 3365 6270
r.english1@uq.edu.au
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Dion Scott (07) 3365 2006
shrs_ohs@uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Dentistry  An Yan Tan (07) 3365 8022
an.tan@uq.net.au
School of Dentistry  Nebu Philip (07) 3365 8168
n.philip@uq.edu.au
School of Dentistry  Sandra March (07) 3365 8021
s.march@uq.edu.au
School of Dentistry Sheng Li Benjamin Seow  (07) 3365 8022
sheng.seow@uq.net.au
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work Andrea Steel (07) 3365 1694
a.steel1@uq.edu.au
Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS) Tim Reeks (07) 3366 6362
t.reeks@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
HABS Faculty - St Lucia Campus, Reception - Bld 24, Level 4 Michael Hong (07) 3366 9023
k.hong@uq.edu.au
Centre for Youth Substance Abuse (CYSAR) - K Floor Mental Health Centre, RBWH RBWH Hospital ER (07) 3646 1600
Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Science (QAEHS) Block 3, Queensland Health Precinct, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains Suzanne O'Hagan (07) 3443 2446
s.ohagan@uq.edu.au
School of Dentistry - Dalby Dental Clinic Halina Nettelfield (07) 4669 7378
h.nettelfiled@uq.edu.au
School of Dentistry - Oral Health Centre Clinic 5.2 Margaret Gorman (07) 3365 8136
m.gorman1@uq.edu.au
School of Dentistry - Oral Health Centre Workshop Bruce Rex (07) 3365 8054
b.rex@uq.edu.au
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Kathryn Bulmer (07) 3346 7459
k.bulmer@uq.edu.au
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Aoibheann Conway (07) 3365 3078
aoibheann.conway@uq.edu.au
School of Psychology  Stephanie Kerr (07) 3365 6230
s.kerr@uq.edu.au
School of Psychology Suzanne Doyle (07) 3365 6451
s.doyle@psy.uq.edu.au
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work - Level 3, Chamberlain Building (#35) Adele Du Plessis (07) 3365 2068
a.duplessis1@uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Dentistry - Oral Health Centre David Thomson (07) 3365 8117
dhthomson@aol.com
School of Human Movement Studies Jeff Coombes (07) 3365 6767
jcoombes@hms.uq.edu.au
School of Human Movement Studies Gary Wilson (07) 3365 6445
gwilson@hms.uq.edu.au
Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS) Block 3, Queensland Health Precinct, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains Suzanne O'Hagan (07) 3443 2446
s.ohagan@uq.edu.au

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Human Movement Studies Robert Bryant (07) 3365 6820
robb@hms.uq.edu.au
School of Dentistry Professor Paul Monsour (07) 3365 8065
p.monsour@uq.edu.au
Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS) Block 3, Queensland Health Precinct, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains Suzanne O'Hagan (07) 3443 2446
s.ohagan@uq.edu.au

Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
HASS Faculty Cindy Mossop (07) 3365 2365
c.mossop@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Communication and Arts Stormy Wehi (07) 3346 8287
s.wehi@uq.edu.au
School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry James Donaldson (07) 3365 7490
j.donaldson@uq.edu.au
School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry Donna Moodie (07) 3365 6320
d.moodie1@uq.edu.au
School of Social Sciences Chathurika Marasinghe (07) 3365 3018
(07) 3365 3344
c.marasinghe@uq.edu.au
Student and Academic Administration Laura Rouse (07) 3365 1333
l.aberdeen@uq.edu.au
School of Political Sciences and International Studies Marja Knuuttila (07) 3365 2858
m.knuuttila@uq.edu.au
School of Music Lauren Klapper (07) 3365 3952
l.harris4@uq.edu.au

Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name  Contact details
IMB Safety Manager Sonya Watson (07) 3346 2211
sonya.watson@imb.uq.edu.au
UniQuest Jane Pennock (07) 3365 4037
j.pennock@uniquest.com.au
Facilities - Building/Infrastructure Chris Barnett (07) 3346 2200
c.barnett@imb.uq.edu.au
Level 2 Mikiko Miyagi (07) 3346 2320
m.miyagi@imb.uq.edu.au
Level 3 Christine Fraser (07) 3346 2330
c.fraser@imb.uq.edu.au
Level 4 Jill Bradley (07) 3346 2340
j.bradley@imb.uq.edu.au
Level 5 Simon Cridland (07) 3346 2350
s.cridland@imb.uq.edu.au
Level 6 Donna Easton (07) 3346 2360
d.easton@imb.uq.edu.au
Level 7 Kristie Barclay (07) 3346 2370
k.barclay@imb.uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
IMB Olivier Cheneval (07) 3346 2324
o.cheneval@imb.uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name  Contact details
IMB Gus McKenzie (07) 3346 2251
g.mckenzie@imb.uq.edu.au
IMB Donna Easton (07) 3346 2360
d.easton@imb.uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
IMB Sonya Watson (07) 3346 2211
sonya.watson@imb.uq.edu.au
IMB Donna Easton  (07) 3346 2360
d.easton@imb.uq.edu.au

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name  Contact details
IMB Sonya Watson (07) 3346 2211
sonya.watson@imb.uq.edu.au
IMB Dr Karl Byriel (07) 3366 2929
k.byriel@imb.uq.edu.au

Medicine

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Medicine Faculty Paul Lovelock 0414 239 831
p.lovelock@uq.edu.au
Centre for Integrated Preclinical Drug Devt (CIPDD/TetraQ) - Herston Ai-Leen Lam (07) 3365 5158
a.lam2@uq.edu.au
Diamantina Institute (UQDI) Alison Dahler (07) 3443 7028
a.dahler@uq.edu.au
School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS) Robyn Oram (07) 3365 3221
r.oram@uq.edu.au
School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS) Lawrie Myers (07) 3365 1269
l.myers@uq.edu.au
UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR) Maxine Preston (07) 3346 5558
f.preston@uq.edu.au
Children's Health Research Centre (CHRC) Jacky Hung (07) 3069 7425
Jacky.Hung@health.qld.gov.au
UQ-MRI Deborah Roche 0448 592 679
deborah.roche@mater.uq.edu.au
Medicine Faculty - Infrastructure and Research Operations  Deon Knight 0419 524 362
deon.knight@uq.edu.au 

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS) - Centre Staff Elizabeth McLennan (07) 3365 1404
e.mclennan@uq.edu.au
UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR) - Laboratory Stephanie Miller (07) 3346 6112
s.odriscoll@uq.edu.au
UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR) - Office and Administration Luminita Vlad (07) 3346 5500
l.vlad@uq.edu.au
Integrated Pathology Learning Centre - Laboratory Neville Zell (07) 3346 5129
n.zell@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Faculty of Medicine - Student and Academic Admin  Rosanna Ryan (07) 3346 5313
r.ryan3@uq.edu.au
Faculty of Medicine - Level 5  Belinda Ryan (07) 3365 5389
belinda.ryan@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - Mayne Medical Building - Herston Amarjeet Kaur (07) 3443 2047
a.kaur@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - Burns Trauma & Critical Care - Level 7, Block 6, RBWH Campus Paul Lovelock 0414 239 831
p.lovelock@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit - Level 9, UQ Health Sciences Building, Herston Rebecca Magee (07) 3365 5160
rebecca.magee@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine  (Toowoomba) Deanna Holberton (07) 4633 9700
d.holberton@uq.edu.au
MRI-UQ Julie Gibson (Clinical Nurse) (07) 3163 2524 j.gibson2@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine  (Greenslopes Hospital) Kim Bridle (07) 3346 0698
k.bridle@uq.edu.au
School of Public Health (Herston) Tara Cole (07) 3365 5280
t.cole@uq.edu.au
UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR) RBWH Herston Lisa Dingwall (07) 3346 5530
l.dingwall@uq.edu.au
School of Biomedical Sciences - Otto Building, St Lucia campus Chantal Nicholson (07) 3365 1791
c.nicholson@uq.edu.au
School of Biomedical Sciences - Skerman and Ritchie Buildings, St Lucia Campus Lawrie Myers (07) 3365 1269
l.myers@uq.edu.au
School of Biomedical Sciences  Bruno Rey (07) 3365 2724
b.rey@uq.edu.au
Diamantina Institute (UQDI) Alison Dahler (07) 3443 7028
a.dahler@uq.edu.au
School of Public Health - Disease Prevention and Control Catherine Swart (07) 3365 5528
c.swart@sph.uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Medicine - (RBWH) Herston  Deon Knight 0414 239 831
deon.knight@uq.edu.au
Children's HealthResearch Centre (CHRC) Paul Lovelock (07) 3069 7425
p.lovelock@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - (QCMRI) Herston Leila Cuttle (07) 3636 9067
l.cuttle@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - (TRI) Janet Davies (07) 3176 7321
j.davies@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - (TRI) Xin Lu (07) 3443 8031
xin.liu@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - (TRI) Deon Knight 0419 524 362
deon.knight@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - (PAH/TRI) Michelle Williams 0417 785 655
Michelle_Williams@snp.com.au
School of Biomedical Sciences - (SBMS) Neville Butcher (07) 3365 2684
n.butcher@uq.edu.au
Diamantina Institute (UQDI) Alison Dahler (07) 3343 7028
a.dahler@uq.edu.au
Centre for Integrated Preclinical Drug Development (CIPDD/TetraQ) - Level 3, Steele Building, St Lucia Professor Maree Smith (07) 3365 2554
m.smith@tetraq.uq.edu.au

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Medicine - Southern Clinical Division - Health Sciences Glenda Gobe (07) 3343 8011
g.gobe@uq.edu.au
Diamantina Institute (UQDI) Alison Dahler (07) 3343 7028
a.dahler@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - Children's Nutrition Research Centre (CNRC) Rebecca Hill (07) 3069 7232
r.hill@uq.edu.au
School of Medicine - (UQCCR)  (Temporary) Paul Monsour (07) 3365 8065
p.monsour@uq.edu.au
School of Biomedical Sciences (SBMS) Ian Lane (07) 3346 1457
i.lane@uq.edu.au

Property and Facilities (P&F)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Prentice Building 42, Property & Facilities Greg Brown (07) 3346 9268
g.brown1@uq.edu.au
Campus Services (Gatton) Phillip Broomhall (07) 3365 0104
P.Broomhall@pf.uq.edu.au
Security Andrew Barling (07) 3365 1351
a.barling@uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
St Lucia Electrician and Refrigeration Sakis Mylonas (07) 3365 3219 
0411 271 619
a.mylonas1@uq.edu.au
St Lucia Plumber and Carpenters Noel Orr (07) 3365 7402
0411 779 546
n.orr1@uq.edu.au
St Lucia Campus Services  Paul Sullivan (07) 3365 6121
0402 387 357
p.sullivan@pf.uq.edu.au
Gatton Grounds Steve Barakin (07) 5460 1435
s.barakin@pf.uq.edu.au
Engineering Services Matthew Burgess (07) 3365 3384
0421 055 393
m.burgess@pf.uq.edu.au
Institutes Asset Services Robert Du Plooy (07) 3346 2250
0423 295 436
r.duplooy@pf.uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Campus Services  Richard Buckley (07) 3365 9155
d.buckley@pf.uq.edu.au
Gatton Grounds   Stephen Barakin 0412 207 298
s.barakin@pf.uq.edu.au
Gatton Maintenance  Mark Luther 0423 782 166
m.luther@uq.edu.au
St Lucia Maintenance/Asset Services  Jamie McIntyre (07) 3346 9939
j.mcintyre@uq.edu.au
Engineer Services Gabrielle Trubshaw (07) 3365 1054
g.trubshaw@pf.uq.edu.au

Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation (QAAFI)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
QAAFI Libby Humphries 0400 637 775
e.humphries@uq.edu.au
QAAFI Maria Caldeira (07) 3346 2139
0413 453 727
maria.caldeira@uq.edu.au
QAAFI Aaron Hughes 0475 881 661
a.hughes@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Horticultural Science Karl Robinson (07) 3346 6509
k.robinson2@uq.edu.au

Queensland Brain Institute (QBI)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
QBI Ross Dixon (07) 3346 6411
r.dixon@uq.edu.au
QBI Tania Brooks (07) 3346 3342
t.brooks1@uq.edu.au
Facilities - Building/Infrastrucuture David Wheeldon (07) 3346 6409
d.wheeldon@uq.edu.au
Facilities - Laboratory Clare Seaman (07) 3346 6410
c.seaman@uq.edu.au
Facilities - Laboratory Nick Nacsa (07) 3346 3342
n.nacsa@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
QBI Ross Dixon (07) 3346 6411
r.dixon@uq.edu.au

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name  Contact details
QBI Ross Dixon (07) 3346 6411
r.dixon@uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
QBI Ross Dixon (07) 3346 6411
r.dixon@uq.edu.au

Science

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Science Faculty Marshall Butterworth (07) 3365 8504
m.butterworth@uq.edu.au
Science Faculty Dr Ian Lane (07) 3346 1457
i.lane@uq.edu.au
Boating and Diving Mike Phillips (07) 3365 1095
mike.phillips@uq.edu.au
Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis (CMM) Robert Gould (07) 3346 3977
r.gould@uq.edu.au
Research Station - Heron Island Research Station Isaac Ashton (07) 4978 1399
i.ashton@uq.edu.au
Research Station - Moreton Bay Research Station Martin Wynne (07) 3346 3046
m.wynne@uq.edu.au
School of Agriculture and Food Science (SAFS) - St Lucia Kaye Vockenson (07) 3365 1173
k.vockenson@uq.edu.au
School of Agriculture and Food Science (SAFS) - Gatton John Swift (07) 5460 1281
j.swift@uq.edu.au
School of Biological Sciences Miller Zivkovic (07) 3365 2441
m.zivkovic@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Dr Kelly Cosgrove (07) 3340 69070
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences Alan Victor (07) 3365 6528
a.victor@uq.edu.au
School of Mathematics and Physics John Cohen (07) 3365 3807
john.cohen@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Myat Kyaw-Tanner (07) 5460 1966
m.kyawtanner@uq.edu.au
Science Workshops Alan Reid (07) 3365 2334
a.reid@uq.edu.au
Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network (TERN) Alan Victor (07) 3365 6528
a.victor@uq.edu.au
The Ecology Centre Miller Zivkovic (07) 3365 2441
m.zivkovic@uq.edu.au
UQ Chemical Store Dr Ian Lane (07) 3346 1457
i.lane@uq.edu.au
UQ Glasshouses Dr Ian Lane (07) 3346 1457
i.lane@uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
ODGC - Gatton Farms/Office of the Director, Gatton Campus Tanya McKenna (07) 5460 1413
t.mckenna1@uq.edu.au
Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis (CMM) Kathryn Green (07) 3346 2935
kathryn.green@uq.edu.au
Veterinary Laboratory Services (VLS) Brian Bynon (07) 5460 1818
b.bynon@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences - Chemistry Jy Chartres (07) 3365 3883
j.chartres@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences - Molecular Biology Kate Peters (07) 3365 3691
kate.peters@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Science Lucy Hurrey (07) 3443 2071
l.hurrey@uq.edu.au
Science Alan Reid (07) 3346 8801
a.reid@uq.edu.au
Office of the Director Gatton Campus (ODGC) Daryl Mears (07) 4632 3737
d.mears@uq.edu.au
Central Glasshouse Services Daniel Schwartz (07) 3365 3027
d.schwartz@uq.edu.au
Chemstore Scott Offer (07) 3365 4437
s.offer@uq.edu.au
Australian Equine Genetics Research Centre - Chemistry Bld,
Level 7
Christopher Smith (07) 3365 1739
c.smith4@uq.edu.au
Boating and Diving - Building 89F Michael Phillips (07) 3365 1095
mike.phillips@uq.edu.au
Geography Planning and Environmental Management - Steele Building Linda Nothdurft (07) 3365 1432
l.nothdurft@uq.edu.au
School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management - Chamberlain Building Alan Victor (07) 3365 6528
a.victor@uq.edu.au
Research Station - Heron Island Research Station Abbie Taylor (07) 4878 1399
a.taylor16@uq.edu.au
Research Station - Heron Island Research Station Isaac Ashton (07) 4978 1399
i.ashton@uq.edu.au
Research Station - Heron Island Research Station Benjamin Potts (07) 4978 1399
b.potts@uq.edu.au
School of Agriculture and Food Science (SAFS) - St Lucia   Phuong Nguyen (07) 3346 8889
p.nguyen2Uuq.edu.au
School of Mathematics and Physics John Cohen (07) 3365 3807
john.cohen@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Jy Chartres (07) 3365 3883
j.chartres@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Michael Nefedov (07) 3365 1833
m.nefedov@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Ben Knoxville (07) 3365 0937
b.knoxville@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Christine Cowell (07) 3365 0834
c.cowell@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Vit Chakitdee (07) 3365 0863
v.chakitdee@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Rebecca de Gier (07) 3365 0194
r.vercoe@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Viktoria Peter v.peter@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Janelle Davies (07) 5460 1533
j.davies4@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science - Dayboro Vet Clinic Genevieve Simmonds 0431 884 224
g.simmonds@uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details  
UQ Science Store Robert Rose (07) 3365 4437
UQ Science Store Glyn Cumner (07) 3365 1418
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Dr Kelly Cosgrove (07) 3346 9070
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Jasmyn Cridland (07) 3365 3918
Faculty of Science Dr Ian Lane (07) 3346 1457
School Agriculture and Food Science  Sonya Fardell

(07) 54601 209 or
ext 50209 

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Kelly Cosgrove (07) 3346 9070
k.cosgrove@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Dr Lyle Carrington (07) 3365 3918
Earth Sciences Dr David Thiede (07) 3346 9581
david.thiede@uq.edu.au
Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis Mrs Anya Yago (07) 3365 4212
a.yago@uq.edu.au
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences Professor Paul Bernhardt (07) 3365 4266
p.bernhardt@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Ms Margaret Day (07) 3365 0911
m.day2@uq.edu.au
School of Veterinary Science Lyn Knott (07) 5460 1968
l.knott@uq.edu.au
School of Mathematics and Physics Dr Marianne Doyle-Pegg (07) 3365 3429
labmanager@physics.uq.edu.au
Faculty of Science Dr Ian Lane (07) 3346 1457

Sustainable Minerals Institute (SMI)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
SMI Ryan Anderson (07) 3346 3122
ryan.anderson@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre (MISHC) - B47A, Level 4 Danellie Lynas (07) 3346 3286
d.lynas@uq.edu.au
Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM) - B47A, Level 6 Michelle Rowland (07) 3346 4066
m.rowland1@uq.edu.au
Environment Centres - B47A, Level 5 and Labs Vinod Nath 0415 150337
vinod.nath@uq.edu.au
Production Centres - Indooroopilly Mine Site Sherrin Brundle (07) 3365 5803
s.brundle@uq.edu.au
Production Centres - Indooroopilly Mine Site Kellie Teal (07) 3365 5950
k.white@uq.edu.au

Radiation Safety Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
SMI Ryan Anderson 0413 468757
ryan.anderson@uq.edu.au

UQ Biological Resources (UQBR)

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
UQBR - Central Admin Rebecca Bruce (07) 3346 4213
r.bruce1@uq.edu.au
UQBR - Central Admin Katrina Geary (07) 3346 0785
k.geary@uq.edu.au

Health and Safety Representatives (HSR)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
AIBN Facility Administration Kym Kelly-Taylor (07) 3346 3816
k.kelly-taylor@uq.edu.au
Aquatic Facilities Michael Le Roux (07) 3346 2064
m.leroux@uq.edu.au
Gatton Facility Katrina Geary (07) 3346 0785
k.geary@uq.edu.au
HMRC Facility Louise Thorpe (07) 3346 4604
l.thorpe1@uq.edu.au
Long Pocket UQBR Administration Tahnee Davenport (07) 3346 4217
t.davenport@uq.edu.au
IMB Facility Elissa Tolson (07) 3346 2270
e.tolson@uq.edu.au
QBI Facility Danielle Kendrick (07) 3346 6310
d.kendrick@uq.edu.au
SCMB Facility Sally Cameron (07) 3365 2545
s.cameron6@uq.edu.au
TRI Facility Tina Weaver (07) 3346 2270
t.weaver@uq.edu.au

First Aid Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
UQBR - AIBN Animal Facility Natasha McGregor-Jones (07) 3346 3824
n.mcgregorjones@uq.edu.au
UQBR - Herston Medical Research Centre Blair McEwan (07) 3346 4606
b.mcewan@uq.edu.au
UQBR - PACE Animal Facility Rachel Smith (07) 3346 6174
r.smith14@uq.edu.au
UQBR - Hidden Vale Wildlife Centre Dalene Adam 0417 848 233
(07) 5351 5072
d.adam@uq.edu.au
UQBR - QBI Animal Facility Morgan Leigh (07) 3346 6310
m.leigh@uq.edu.au
UQBR - SCMB Animal Facility Sally Cameron (07) 3365 2545
s.cameron6@uq.edu.au
UQBR - TRI Animal Facility Adrian Arndt (07) 3443 7187
a.arndt@uq.edu.au
UQBR - Zebrafish Facilities - Seddon/Otto/IMB Michael Le Roux (07) 3346 2064
(07) 3346 2164
m.leroux@uq.edu.au

Drugs and Poisons Officers

Organisational unit Name Contact details
UQBR Central - Admin Rebecca Bruce (07) 3346 4213
r.bruce1@uq.edu.au
UQBR Cora Lau (07) 3346 0785
c.lau1@uq.edu.au

Affiliated and controlled entities

Work Health and Safety Managers or Coordinators (WHSC)

Organisational unit Name Contact details
Aussie Colours Dr Judy Halliday 0407 744 789
j.halliday@uniquest.com.au
Australian Stem Cell Centre (ASCC) Pei Xuan Er (07) 3346 2347
p.er@imb.uq.edu.au
JKTech -- --
Leximancer Clint Ramsay (07) 3365 3866
c.ramsay@uniquest.com.au
UniQuest Jessica Davey (07) 3365 4037
j.davey@uniquest.com.au
Progel Cameron Turner 0437 448 773
c.turner@uniquest.com.au
UQ Health Care - Annerley Clinic June Bell (07) 3346 1122
june.bell@uqhealthcare.org.au
UQ Health Care - Logan Clinic Jan Barnard (07) 3200 3792
jan.barnard@uqhealthcare.org.au
UQ Health Care - Ipswich Clinic Kirsty Embury (07) 3881 1800
kirsty.embury@uqhealthcare.org.au
UQ Sport Paul Clayton 0403 745 024
pclayton@uqsport.com.au
UQ Union Sandra Terera (07) 3377 2233
Sandra.Terera@uqu.com.au
TRI James Lynch (07) 3443 7857
james.lynch@tri.edu.au