Dr Rae Kaspiew is a socio-legal researcher with particular expertise in family law and family violence. She manages the AIFS' family law and family violence research programs.
Bernadette joined AIFS as a Senior Research Officer in 2017. She works in the the Growing Up In Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) project design team, assisting with the development of instruments for LSAC.
Dr Julie Lahausse is currently working on Working Together to Care for Kids: A survey of foster and relative/kinship carers
Jatender has joined AIFS as a Survey Data Manager to manage the Institute longitudinal data collections.
Sharnee Moore is a socio-legal researcher and her work primarily focuses on issues relating to domestic and family violence and vulnerable families in a family law context.
Dr Stewart Muir is a socio-cultural anthropologist and has extensive experience in research on Indigenous affairs.
Dr Meredith O’Connor is an education and developmental psychologist specialising in understanding healthy development over the life course.
David O’Keeffe is the project manager on the Young People and Sexually Abusive Behaviours project. He has previously worked on clinical research, and community engagement projects in disadvantaged areas.
Dr Lixia Qu primarily focuses her research on family trends, couple formation pathways and trajectories, fertility decision-making and living arrangements and wellbeing.
Dr Antonia Quadara primarily focuses her research on violence against women. She manages the AIFS sexual violence research program.