The Research Development and Business Support team was established to amalgamate two key support functions of the Research Office; financial management, contracts and human resources support and research performance measurement. The team will provide support and advice for financial matters, grant/award and fellowship administration, performance analysis and reporting and staffing matters.

​Research Development and Business Support Team ​ ​
​Audrey Pritchard​Research Management Accountant​+61 2 9926 4973
​Rita Ieong​Research HR Support​+61 2 9926 4593
​Abegail Manalili​Finance Officer​+61 2 9926 4855
​Annette McCook​Research Development Officer ​+61 2 9926 4972


The Finance Team is led by Audrey Pritchard, our Research Management Accountant and supported by Abegail Manalili who is the Finance Officer.


The Human Resource Team is led by Rita Ieong who is able to provide guidance for recruitment , contact extension and travel process for NSLHD and University of Sydney.

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The Research Development Team is supported by Annette McCook who provides support for grant related enquiries. 


The Research Development and Business Support Team is part of the Research Office, located on level 13 in the Kolling Institute of Medical Research.