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Management Committee

IMER's Management Committee comprises the relevant University of Adelaide Centre, Program and School research leaders.

This committee generates ideas, reviews funding and engagement opportunities, discusses project management and overseas IMER's strategies.

Meet the Committee

Professor Stephen Grano
Executive Director, IMER

Professor Alan Collins
Director, Centre for Tectonics, Resources and Exploration

Professor Nigel Cook
School of Chemical Engineering

Mr James (Jim) Deed
Manager, Research Business Development, Faculty of Sciences

Mr Simon Firth
Business Partnership Associate, Research Contracts & Partnerships

Professor Martin Hand
Director, South Australian Centre for Geothermal Energy Research

Dr Chris Matthews
Manager, IMER

Professor Peter McCabe
Head of School, Australian School of Petroleum

Dr Lisa Mensforth
Research Development Manager, Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Professor Graham (Gus) Nathan
Director, Centre for Energy Technology

Associate Professor Frank Neumann
Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Professor Shizang Qiao
Chair of Nanotechnology

Professor Sandy Steacy
Head of School, Physical Sciences

Dr Vanessa Tamms
Interdisciplinary Research Dev Manager, Faculty of The Professions

Associate Professor Chaoshui Xu
School of Civil Environmental and Mining Engineering

Institute for Mineral and Energy Resources

The University of Adelaide
SA 5005


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