Participants in the University of Newcastle Creative Industries Research and Innovation Cluster (CIRIC) come from within the University, NSW Government and the wider Creative Industries sector.

The Cluster always welcomes expressions of interest from interested parties looking to collaborate on research projects relevant to the creative sector. Please contact the team at Newcastle Innovation via email or phone +61 2 4921 8777 for further information.

CIRIC Advisory Group

Professor John Germov
Pro Vice-Chancellor
Faculty of Education and Arts
Dr Melanie James
School of Creative Industries
Professor Mario Minichiello
School of Creative Industries
Professor Sally Chan
Head of School, School of Nursing and Midwifery
Professor Mark Taylor
School of Architecture and Built Environment
Professor Richard Vella
School of Creative Industries
A/Prof Phillip McIntyre
School of Design Communication and IT
Tracy Redhead
School of Creative Industries
Sher Campbell
Program Convenor, Newcastle Law School
Jeffrey Julian
Director of Creative Innovation
Catherine Oddie
Faculty Research Development Manager, Faculty of Education and Arts
Jodi McLean
Faculty Research Grants Officer, Faculty of Science and IT