Key people in the School of Social Sciences and Psychology

Dean's Unit

Professor Kevin Dunn
Dean, Provost, Penrith Campus

 
Dr Brian Stout, Deputy Dean. School of Social Sciences and Psychology

Professor Brian Stout
Deputy Dean (Academic), Provost, Liverpool City campus

Professor Adam Possamai
Deputy Dean (Research and International)
Dr Nichole Gregeou
Associate Dean International
(South Asia and the Pacific)

Dr Julie Wen

Associate Dean International
(China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan)

Dr Tim Griffin
Director of Learning and Teaching

Professor Tanya Meade
Head of Discipline (Psychology)

Dr Peter Bansel 
Director of Research and Higher Degree Research

 
Melissa Maucort
School Manager

Directors of Academic Programs

Emma Waterton Portrait
Assoc Prof Emma Waterton
Geography, Tourism & Urban Studies

Assoc Prof Mary Hawkins
Sociology &
Anthropology

Dr Zulfan Tadjoeddin
Humanitarian & Development Studies


Dr Neil Hall
Social Work, Community Welfare

Selda Dagistahli Portrait
Dr Selda Dagistanli
Criminology & Policing


Dr Jeff Foster
Psychology Behavioral Science

Dr Phoebe Bailey
Dr Phoebe Bailey
Psychology Human Behaviour

Sheridan LinnellAssoc Prof Sheridan Linnell
Assoc Prof Sheridan Linnell
Clinical Psychology & Therapy Studies

Director of Psychology Clinic

Karen Moses


Honours Coordinator

Psychology Honours Coordinator
Dr Nida Denson
PhD (UCLA), MA (CSULB), BA (Wash U)


Academic Course Advisors

UNDERGRADUATE

Bachelor of Anthropology
Bankstown: Dr Irena Veljanova Penrith: Dr Helena Onnudottir

Bachelor of Community and Social Development
Dr Sonia Tascon

Bachelor of Community Welfare
Liverpool: Dr Justine O'Sullivan Parramatta: Rosemary Qummouh

Bachelor of Criminology, Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice
Liverpool: Dr Ken Wooden Penrith: Dr Ana Rodas

Bachelor Cyber Security and Behaviour
Dr Abubakar Bello

Bachelor Humanitarian and Development Studies
Dr Garry Stevens

Bachelor Planning
Dr Cameron McAuliffe

Bachelor of Policing, Bachelor of Policing (Leadership Program)
Liverpool: Dr Ken Wooden Penrith: Dr Ana Rodas

Bachelor of Psychology, Graduate Diploma in Psychological Studies (1.5 year accredited sequence)
Bankstown: Dr Karen Mattock Penrith: Dr David Arness Parramatta: Dr David Arness Honours: Dr Tania Perich

Graduate Diploma in Psychology (4th year program only)
Dr Tania Perich

Bachelor of Social Science, Bachelor of Social Science (Advanced)
Liverpool: Dr Irena Veljanova Penrith: Dr Helena Onnudottir Parramatta: Dr Julie Wen

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)
Liverpool/Bankstown: Dr Karen Mattock Penrith: Dr David Arness Parramatta: Dr David Arness

Bachelor of Social Work (Note: Master of Social Work (Q) listed under postgraduate below)
Liverpool: Dr Justine O'Sullivan, Parramatta: Rosemary Qummouh 

Bachelor of Science, Criminology and Psychological Studies (Online)
Dr Kell Tremayne

Bachelor of Tourism Management
Dr Julie Wen

POSTGRADUATE

Master of Art Therapy
Dr Joy Paton and Dr Catherine Camden-Pratt

Graduate Diploma in Counselling
Penny Gardener

Master of Psychotherapy and Counselling
Penny Gardener

Master of Clinical Psychology, Master of Professional Psychology, PhD/Master of Clinical Psychology (Combined)
Dr Janet Conti

Master of Humanitarian and  Development Studies
Dr Nichole Georgeou

Master of International Criminology
Professor Stephen Tomsen

Master of Research
Dr Rae Dufty-Jones

Master of Social Science, Diploma of Social Science
Dr Irena Veljanova

Master of Social Work (Q)
Dr Hong-Jae Park

Postgraduate Bridging Program (Social Work)
Dr Hong-Jae Park

Master of Urban Management and Planning, Planning pathway
Dr Cameron McAuliffe


Academic Student Transition & Retention Success (STaRS) Coordinator

Dr Garth Lean


Equity and Diversity Coordinator (incorporating School Disability Coordinator)

Dr Belinda Ratcliffe