Key staff and contact information for the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies.

Key people

Dean of School

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Professor Robin Goodman

Professor Robin Goodman is the Dean, School of Global, Urban and Social Studies.

School executive

Paul Battersby

Associate Dean, Global and Language Studies

Wendy Steele

Acting Associate Dean, Sustainability and Urban Planning

Michele Ruyters

Associate Dean, Justice and Legal Studies

Charlotte Williams

Associate Dean, Social Work

Suellen Murray

Associate Dean, Research and Innovation

Mark Newman

Senior School Manager

Panayiota Giannoulas

Personal Assistant

People in Research

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer