A warm welcome to Associate Professor Ann Evans, who commenced her appointment as the interim Dean, Higher Degree Research (HDR) on 20 May 2019. Ann is a demographer, and has been an HDR student, HDR convener, Associate Dean HDR, and HDR supervisor at the ANU. She holds a PhD, Masters and a Bachelor degree from ANU.
The Dean HDR provides the academic leadership, strategic direction and oversight of the University's Higher Degree Research Programs (PhD, MPhil, Higher Doctorates) to ensure delivery of high quality, internationally benchmarked research programs.
The Dean also works collaboratively with College Deans, Associate Deans (HDR), University and College Research and Research Training Committees, PARSA, supervisors and professional staff across the University, and the offices of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation) and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Innovation).