Our people

We are proud of our researchers in their pursuit of excellence. The experts below conduct research in the Pacific across a range of topics.

Professor Sharyn Davies

Expert in gender, sexuality, policing, social media, and moral surveillance

Dr Eleanor Gordon

Expert in security, justice and human rights

Associate Professor Deana Leahy

Expert in health education curriculum development

Associate Professor Deirdre O’Neill

Expert in public policy and leadership

Associate Professor Graham Parr

Expert in teacher education, literacy teaching, and capacity building

Professor Umesh Sharma

Expert in disability studies and inclusive education

Professor Jacqui True 

Expert in gender, peace and security