People Introduction

Leanne Howell

Senior Data Officer

Leanne is a Senior Data Officer in the Data Management and Analytics team, and is currently working on the Australian Longitudinal Study on Male Health.

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.

Uma Jatkar

Senior Research Officer

Uma Jatkar is a Senior Research Officer at the Australian Gambling Research Centre.

Rebecca Jenkinson

Manager, Australian Gambling Research Centre

Dr Rebecca Jenkinson is a Senior Research Fellow (Gambling, Alcohol and Other Drugs) and Manager of the Australian Gambling Research Centre.

Karena Jessup

Senior Manager, Survey Research

Dr Karena Jessup works for the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC). Much of her career has focused on the design and management of research, with a focus on longitudinal research.

Nerida Joss

Manager, Knowledge Translation & Impact
Nerida Joss is a public health practitioner working with the Longitudinal and Life-course Studies team to facilitate their knowledge translation and impact efforts.

Rae Kaspiew

Senior Research Fellow (currently on secondment)

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.

Tayyab Khokhar

Research Officer

Tayyab Khokhar joined AIFS in February 2019 as a Research Officer with the Australian Gambling Research Centre. 

Deborah Kirkwood

Senior Research Officer

Deborah Kirkwood is a Senior Research Officer at the Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) Information Exchange.

Bernadette Kok

Senior Research Officer

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.