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About Us

About Us

Our Research Partnerships Managers (RPM) facilitate the interaction between UQ researchers and their external partners, ranging from industry to government departments. They identify suitable partners and assist with the management of research contracts and agreements, liaising with all of the relevant areas of UQ on your behalf. They are also able to advise on industry facing funding schemes that may be utilised to leverage funding.


Our team

Research Partnerships Manager Dr Hannah Hartig
With many years of management experience at UQ, Hannah is well positioned to facilitate the interaction between UQ researchers and their external partners, ranging from industry to government departments. She helps identify suitable partners and assists with the management of research contracts and agreements, liaising with all of the relevant areas of UQ on behalf of the academic and advising on industry facing funding schemes that may be utilised to leverage funding. Hannah also advises academics on UQ internal funding schemes.
Research Partnerships Officer Mr Dean Wenke Interacting with appropriate UQ groups and external agencies and applying sound contract management skills gained in industry and government, Dean ensures contract and IP related requests lodged with the Faculty of Science team are progressed effectively in a timely manner.

Research Partnerships Officer

Ms Cerys Drennan

An alumnus of UQ with a law degree from QUT, Cerys' role is to support Faculty of Science academic and professional staff in research and business contract matters.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To lodge a request for service and track your contract, click on the "Science Contracts" button at the bottom of the Faculty of Science web page: http://www.science.uq.edu.au/.

ALL email must be directed to  sciencecontracts@uq.edu.au. Please do not use any personal email addresses.

If you are delivering documents to Science Contracts through the mail (internal or external), our address is as follows:

Research Partnerships
Faculty of Science
Room 157, Building 8 (Goddard Building - TERN Office)
University of Queensland
St Lucia 4072 Australia

Telephone: +61 7 336 57020


Internships 

From time to time, Science Contracts offers training opportunities for students undertaking a law degree, a dual law-science degree, or something similar. We proudly acknowledge the support provided by past student interns who undertook a volunteer placement in Science Contracts.

Intern Year
Jessica Sharkey 2010-2011
Sophie Campbell 2013
Joanna Lane 2013
Bryton Chin 2013 - 2014
Matthew Tsai 2014
Reid Barry 2015
Catherine Stubbs 2015-16
Cerys Drennan 2015-16
Tatsuki Shiratsuchi 2016
Dr Alex Bell 2017

Openings for internships in Science Contracts are advertised from time to time on the UQ Careerhub, BEL facebook and via the Law and Business Schools.