People Introduction

Elsie Foeken

Research Officer

Elsie Foeken joined AIFS in 2018 as a research officer in the Growing Up In Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) survey methodology team.

Constantine Gasser

Research Officer (Longitudinal Studies)

Constantine Gasser is a Research Officer at the Australian Institute of Family Studies and is also undertaking a PhD at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI).

Kathryn Goldsworthy

Research Officer

Kathryn Goldsworthy works within the Child Family Community Australia information exchange. Her research focusses on children with intellectual disability in families with complex needs.

Sarah Gray

Senior Research Officer

Dr Sarah Gray joined the Growing Up in Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) research team in 2017. She is a child psychologist with research interests in children’s learning and cognitive development and understanding factors that influence children’s educational and developmental outcomes.

Tenniel Guiver

Data Linkage Manager

Tenniel has had over 10 years’ experience in data linkage, including data linkage operations, developing methodological and process improvements, liaising with data linkage units and data custodians, quality assessment of linked data and analysis of linked data.

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).  

Kerry Haynes

Research Fellow

Kerry has 20 years experience in health services research and evaluation and is working on two projects: Emerging Minds and the Expert Panel 

Nicholas Heyes

Senior Project Officer

Nick Heyes currently works as a Senior Project Officer across several different projects including the Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) information exchange and Emerging Minds. 

Cathryn Hunter

Research Fellow, Co-Manager, CFCA Information Exchange

Cathryn Hunter works within Child Family Community Australia (CFCA). Her research focuses on the areas of family relationships, parenting and child protection.