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 ​ ​
​General Enquiries[email protected]
​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.

Contact: [email protected].

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.

Contact: [email protected] or [email protected].

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

Contact: [email protected].

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