People Introduction

Jacob Duffy

Senior Research Officer, Survey Methodology

Jacob Duffy is a Senior Research Officer in the Longitudinal and Life-course Studies survey methodology team.

Jessie Dunstan

Acting Manager, Survey Methodology

Jessie is the Manager of Survey Methodology for the Growing Up in Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children. Her research interests include family relationships, family violence, child and adolescent development, and child protection.

Alissar El-Murr

Senior Research Officer

Dr Alissar El-Murr is a Senior Research Officer who's current projects include a multi-year review of the Local Support Coordinator in family and domestic violence services across Australia.

Tracy Evans-Whipp

Research Fellow, Research and Analysis

Dr Tracy Evans-Whipp is a Research Fellow in the Longitudinal and Life-course Studies research and analysis team.

Claire Farrugia

Senior Research Officer, Knowledge Translation & Impact

Claire Farrugia is a Senior Research Officer whose main area of focus is to support the development and delivery of the Institute’s knowledge translation strategy.

Constantine Gasser

Senior Data Officer

Dr Constantine Gasser is a Senior Data Officer in the Longitudinal and Lifecourse Studies team at the Australian Institute of Family Studies.

Kathryn Goldsworthy

Senior Research Officer

Kathryn Goldsworthy is a Senior Research Officer contributing to Expert Panel and Family Policy and Practice Research projects.

Nancy Greer

Senior Research Officer

Nancy Greer joined is a Senior Research Officer within the Australian Gambling Research Centre. 

Kelly Hand

Deputy Director, Research

Kelly Hand primarily focuses her research on families and employment and service provision to families, particularly those in vulnerable and disadvantaged communities.

Jacqui Harvey

Design Manager

Dr Jacqui Harvey has a background in psychology and works on the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC).