People Introduction

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.

Deborah Louwen

Senior Research Officer

Deborah Louwen is a Senior Research Officer in the Longitudinal and Lifecourse Studies team.

Jatender Mohal

Survey Data Manager

Jatender has joined AIFS as a Survey Data Manager to manage the Institute longitudinal data collections. 

Sharnee Moore

Research Fellow

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.

Stewart Muir

Senior Research Fellow and Manager Policy and Service System

Dr Stewart Muir is a socio-cultural anthropologist and has extensive experience in research on Indigenous affairs.

Nicole Paterson

Research Officer

Nicole Paterson is a Research Officer at AIFS, based in the Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) team and providing research assistance to the Executive team. 

Rhys Price-Robertson

Workforce Development Officer

Dr Rhys Price-Robertson is a Workforce Development Officer in the Emerging Minds National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health.

Jade Purtell

Senior Research Officer

Jade is a Senior Research Officer at AIFS and she is currently working on the the Beyond 18 project.