First Year Experience Coordinators

First Year Experience Coordinators are lecturers appointed to work with their Head of School and Course Coordinators on a range of responsibilities to enhance the experience of first year students at JCU.

More information about the role is set out in the Charter of Responsibilities for Academic Quality (Learning and Teaching).

The First Year Experience Coordinators for Townsville and Cairns are listed below, by course.

First Year Experience Coordinators – Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus

Course First Year Experience CoordinatorEmail
ArtsAPROF Victoria
Biomedical Science Vicki Dunk
Business Dr Alf Kuilboer
Education Dr Tanya Doyle
Engineering  Pat Higgins
Geology Dr Ioan
Information Technology

Lindsay Ward

Laws Dr Neil Dunbar
Medicine and Surgery APROF Haleagrahara Nagaraja
Nursing and Midwifery

Dr Peter Hartin
Occupational Therapy

Annika Patmore

Susan Menzies

Pathways Program Dr Rhian
Pharmacy Dr Martina Mylrea
Physiotherapy Sue Barrs
PlanningAPROF David
Psychology Dr Jessica
SciencesAPROF Shaun
Social Work Dr Albert
Speech Pathology Gareth Lloyd
Sport and Exercise Science Dr Denise
Veterinary Science Dr Sandra De Cat

First Year Experience Coordinators – Cairns, Nguma-bada campus

Course First Year Experience CoordinatorEmail
Arts Dr Roger Osborne
Business Chris Ware
Dental Surgery Dr Kate
Education Dr Satine Winter
Engineering Jeremy Gordon
Information Technology Dr Art Suwanwiwat
Laws Rachel Bradshaw
Nursing and Midwifery Dr Trish
Pathways Program Dr Rhian
Pharmacy Dr Martina Mylrea
Planning APROF Lisa Law
Sciences Dr Tasmin Rymer
Social Work Dr Jo Mensinga