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Meet our school staff

Delivering excellence in research and education

Our staff, academics and researchers strive for excellence in chemical and biomolecular engineering.

Key leadership

Professor Dianne Wiley, Head of School

Associate Professor John Kavanagh, Deputy Head of School

Ms Alexandra Missiris, School Manager

Dr Raffaella Mammucari, Undergraduate Coursework Director

Professor Jun Huang, Postgraduate Coursework Director (Semester 1)

Professor Timothy Langrish, Postgraduate Coursework Director (Semester 2)

Dr David Wang, Higher Degree Research Director

Associate Professor Alejandro Montoya, Teaching and Learning Director

Professor PJ Cullen, Research Director

Dr Li Wei, International Student Advisor

Academics

Process intensification and systems engineering:

Associate Professor Ali Abbas

Professor Jun Huang

Associate Professor Alejandro Montoya

Dr Raffaella Mammucari 

 

Radically new catalysts, materials, and synthesis processes:

Professor Yuan Chen

Professor Andrew Harris

Professor Jun Huang

Associate Professor Zongwen Liu

Associate Professor Alejandro Montoya

Professor Marjorie Valix

Dr David Wang

 

Multiscale modelling:

Professor David Fletcher

Professor Timothy Langrish

Associate Professor Alejandro Montoya

Professor Dianne Wiley

Food process and supply chain innovation:

Professor Yuan Chen

Professor PJ Cullen

Professor Fariba Dehghani

Professor David Fletcher

Associate Professor John Kavanagh

Professor Timothy Langrish

Dr Amirali Ebrahimi Ghadi

 

Nutritional food for health and ageing populations:

Professor Fariba Dehghani

Associate Professor John Kavanagh

Professor Timothy Langrish

 

Value-added food products:

Professor Fariba Dehghani

Professor Timothy Langrish

Dr Raffaella Mammucari

Biomaterials and biomimetics:

Professor Fariba Dehghani

Professor Andrew Harris

Dr David Wang

 

Theranostics:

Associate Professor Ali Abbas

Professor Yuan Chen

Professor Fariba Dehghani

 

Biomolecular and cellular characterisation:

Professor PJ Cullen

Associate Professor Zongwen Liu

Mitigating carbon dioxide:

Associate Professor Ali Abbas

Professor Andrew Harris

Professor Jun Huang

Professor Dianne Wiley

 

Energy storage:

Professor Yuan Chen

Dr Zengxia Pei

Associate Professor Zongwen Liu

 

Carbon neutral energy conversion

Professor Yuan Chen

Professor PJ Cullen

Associate Professor Zongwen Liu

Dr Li Wei

Dr Fengwang Li

Dr Shenlong Zhao

Clean water production, recovery, and recycling:

Professor Yuan Chen

Professor PJ Cullen

Professor David Fletcher

Professor Andrew Harris

Associate Professor John Kavanagh

Professor Marjorie Valix

Dr David Wang

Professor Dianne Wiley

 

Resource recovery and environmental remediation:

Associate Professor Ali Abbas

Professor Jun Huang

Professor Marjorie Valix

Dr Amirali Ebrahimi Ghadi

Dr Fengwang Li

Dr Shenlong Zhao

Professional staff

Ms Victoria Hope, Administrative Coordinator

Ms Agnes Constanti, Administrative Coordinator

Ms Tina Lomas, Administrative Assistant

Ms Nicola Horton, Administrative Assistant to Head of School

Dr Jeffrey Shi, Safety Officer and Building Manager

Dr Tino Kausmann, Technical Officer

Dr Rachel Zhong, Technical Officer

Ms Nancy Xie, Senior Technical Officer

Elizabeth Dobrinsky, Research Technical Support Staff