Early Career Researchers


The Early Career Researcher Committee (ECR Committee) is a nominated body of researchers within five years of post graduate award. The ECR Committee offer a direct reporting line to the Centre Management Committee for HDR students, postgraduate and post-doctoral researchers.

Your current representatives are:

Dr Tonelle Handley

ECR Representative - Mental Health

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Dr Ketrina Sly

ECR Representative - Mental Health

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Dr Zoi Triandafilidis

Conjoint Fellow
School of Medicine and Public Health

ECR Representative – Mental Health Hub

Dr Olivia Whalen

ECR Representative - Psychological Processes

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Dr Lizzie Manning

ECR Representative - Preclinical Neurobiology

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