This committee is tasked to pursue issues affecting research in the discipline, prioritising the advancement of research in the broad interdisciplinary fields encompassed. Its tasks include sourcing and monitoring information on research funding trends and quanta, providing input on qualitative assessments of research infrastructure and outputs, such as journal rankings, facilitating discipline-wide collaboration and representation in the interests of research in the discipline, and monitoring the impact of sector-wide decision making processes on the discipline’s research resources. Members are volunteers drawn from the membership at the AGM.
Chair: Guy Davidson (University of Wollongong)
Anthony Uhlmann (Western Sydney University)
Ken Gelder (Uni of Melbourne)
Anne Vickery (Deakin University)
Tom Clark (Victoria University of Technology)