Professional development is one of the most valuable aspects of ARMS membership.

ARMS also supports its members' professional development through high-quality, targeted professional training and development programs; access to an accreditation program which recognizes research management as a profession, awards and access to our annual conference.

Membership of the Education and Professional Development Standing Committee comprises:

  • Brett Szmajda, CSIRO - Convenor and Board Liaison
  • Sharon Aburn, Monash University - Board Liaison
  • Monique O'Callaghan, University of Melbourne
  • Tania Tambiah, Swinburne University
  • Grahame Pearson, Elsevier
  • Vivienne Moyle, La Trobe University
  • Maria Zollo, ARMS Chief Operating Officer
  • Dana Watts, ARMS Accreditation Program Administrator

To contact Convenor please email