Council Members

The affairs of the Society are governed by an elected Council. Officers and members for 2017/18 are shown below.  Contact details can be found below these images. Due to increasing spam attempts we do not display email addresses.  However, you can easily contact any Council member by filling out the contact form here and marking your message for the attention of the person you wish to contact.

President

Dr Rae Dufty-Jones

Senior Lecturer in Geography and Urban Studies, School of Social Sciences and Psychology, Western Sydney University

(02) 9685 9393

President Elect

Dr Garth Lean

Lecturer in Geography and Urban Studies, School of Social Sciences and Psychology, Western Sydney University

(02) 4736 0350

Past President

Professor Phil McManus

Professor in Urban and Environmental Geography, and the Head of School of Geosciences, University of Sydney

(02) 9351 4242

Honorary Treasurer

Dr Stephen Codrington

Director of School Governance and Leadership Development, and Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Education, Arts and Social Sciences, Alphacrucis College, Parramatta, Sydney

0400 554 909

Assistant Treasurer

Associate Professor Emma Waterton

Tourism and Heritage Studies, Western Sydney University

(02) 9685 9205

Honorary Secretary

Susan Caldis

Unit Convenor, Geography Methodology, Macquarie University

Councillor

Professor Kevin Dunn

Dean of the School of Social Sciences and Psychology and Professor in Human Geography and Urban Studies, Western Sydney University

(02) 4736 0057

 

 

Councillor

Dr Josephine Gillespie

Senior Lecturer in the School of Geosciences, University of Sydney

(02) 9351 2920

Councillor

Dr Laura Hammersley

School of Geography and Sustainable Communities, University of Wollongong

 

Councillor

Associate Professor Andrew McGregor

Department of Geography and Planning, Faculty of Arts, Macquarie University

(02) 9850 7993

Councillor

Dr Fiona McKenzie

Honorary Associate, School of Geosciences, University of Sydney / Founder and Director, Orange Compass

0432 922 652

Councillor

Mr Martin Plüss

Geography Teacher and Dean of Learning Technologies, Loreto College Normanhurst, Sydney

(02) 9484 8739

Councillor

Dr Meg Sherval

Senior Lecturer in Geography and Environmental Studies, School of Environmental and Life Sciences, University of Newcastle

(02) 4921 6809

Councillor

Dr Sophie Webber

Lecturer in Human Geography, School of Geosciences, University of Sydney

(02) 8627 5972

Student Representative

Craig Lyons

PhD Candidate, School of Geography and Sustainable Communities, University of Wollongong

Student Representative

Sophie May-Kerr

PhD Candidate, School of Geography and Sustainable Communities University of Wollongong

Co-opted Member to Council

Dr Robert Solomon

Travellers Club Convener

Co-opted Member to Council

Professor Chris Gibson

Editor of the Australian Geographer; Professor of Human Geography and Director UOW Global Challenges

Co-opted Member to Council

Assoicate Professor Matthew Kearnes

University of New South Wales Representative; School of Humanities and Languages

Co-opted Member to Council

Mary Pilkinton

Undergraduate Student Representative; University of Wollongong

Executive Officer

Bronwyn Bate

PhD Candidate, Urban Research Centre, School of Social Sciences and Psychology, Western Sydney University

(02) 4736 0959