Professor John McDowell
BD (Hons) PhD
Director of Research
Ph. +61 (03) 9340 8826
John has overall responsibility for the development and implementation of the University of Divinity’s research agenda and strategy, including research training, competitive grant funding, research collaborations, and policy frameworks. John’s office is located at the Centre for Theology and Ministry, 29 College Crescent, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia.
Dr Suman Kashyap
MSc MPhil BEd PhD
Research Services Officer
Ph. +61(03) 9340 8820
Suman supports the Director of Research through managing higher degree by research student records, including panels, administering 12,000 word essay approval, submission and examination processes, and maintaining reporting systems. She has extensive experience in research, research support, and data management and analysis. Suman’s office is located at the Centre for Theology and Ministry, 29 College Crescent, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia.
Dr Fotini Toso
MA PGDipArts(English Literature) BA PhD
Research Development Coordinator
Ph. +61(03) 9340 8891
Fotini is the inaugural Research Development Coordinator, supporting the Director of Research through the implementation of the Research Goal in the University’s Strategic Plan. Fotini coaches academic staff and higher degree by research students in peer-reviewed publishing.