Office for Research

The Office for Research monitors, promotes, administers and reports Victoria University's research activities. 

We provide support to VU researchers in the areas of:

  • research development and training
  • external and internal grants programs coordination, administration and review assistance
  • research contracts negotiation support and administration
  • human and animal ethics and biosafety administration
  • research performance data collection and reporting.

General enquiries

For more information regarding research funding opportunities, ethics applications or research development, please phone us on +61 3 9919 5577 or email

We are located in Building C, Room C302 at the Footscray Park campus.

You can also contact us about collaborative research & commercialisation.

Office of the Director

Ms Donna Hannan
Director, Office for Research
+61 3 9919 4708 |

Ms Teyah Marney
Office Coordinator
+61 3 9919 5577 |

Supporting the VU researcher

The following teams work within the Office for Research to support the VU researcher: