Meet the RMIT Europe team.
Marta leads the expansion of RMIT’s global reach across research, industry and student mobility in Europe. She oversees the effective implementation of the University's research strategy as well as the development of strong industry partnerships to support the quality and relevance of RMIT education and research. Her focus is also on fostering collaborative postgraduate academic programs and growing opportunities for student exchange within Europe.
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Senior Manager, Planning and Resources
Kirsten is part of the executive team at RMIT Europe, where she oversees operations including finance, compliance and human resources. She supports RMIT Europe in achieving its strategic objectives through business development and network building across partner institutions and RMIT schools and colleges.
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Senior Advisor, International Research Development
Esther works with researchers across RMIT to identify research partnerships and funding scheme opportunities in Europe. She also supports researchers with planning and developing applications as well as drawing on RMIT Europe’s networks to identify potential research partners and collaborators.
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Industry and Engagement Manager (Industry 4.0)
Boaz builds collaborative relationships with partners across RMIT Europe’s research priority area of Industry 4.0. He focuseson highlighting the realm of possibilities for research and student activity that exists across areas such as manufacturing and technology where RMIT can make a valuable contribution.
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Laurie supports with the administration of RMIT’s research partnerships across Europe including communicating the funding opportunities available to researchers in Australia and Vietnam as well as staying informed across trends in European research priorities.
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INDUSTRY AND ENGAGEMENT
Patricia Lora Febrero
Marketing and Engagement Manager
Patricia manages RMIT Europe’s program of events including public lectures, study tours, workshops and conferences. She is also responsible for extending RMIT’s presence in Europe through marketing and communications initiatives including its online presence through social media and news.
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Adriana maintains a comprehensive database of research partnerships across Europe, the funding opportunities available as well as trends in European research priorities. She ensures researchers are connected with these opportunities through regular news updates and events.
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Coordinator, PRS & ADAPT-r
Sigrid coordinates the European activities of the Design Practice Research PhD program within RMIT’s School of Architecture and Design. She also manages the EU funded Marie Curie Innovative Training Network ADAPT-r grant (Architecture, Design and Art Practice Training research) for RMIT. Visit the ADAPT-r website.
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Cecilia De Marinis
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, ADAPT-r
Cecilia is a researcher within the ADAPT-r program. She is investigating dimensions of tacit knowledge in creative practice research and conditions under which that knowledge is revealed. Visit the ADAPT-r website.
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Postdoctoral Research Associate
Sergio is a researcher associated with RMIT’s Centre for Urban Research. He is investigating the social and environmental dimensions of the transition to sustainable energy futures and works in identifying opportunities and creating partnerships for advancing RMIT’s urban research agenda in Europe.
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Postdoctoral Research Associate
Jussi is a researcher focused on game design, playful design, and using games outside of leisure contexts. His latest work has examined playful and game design for positive behaviour change.
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Karen develops and delivers content for RMIT Europe’s internal and external communication channels, including the website, news, videos and other materials as required.
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Anna supports innovative student mobility experiences across Europe for RMIT students from all locations. This includes traditional models of mobility such as semester exchange as well as short term global intensives and innovative teaching opportunities with RMIT's university partners across Europe. Anna is on a six-month secondment at RMIT Europe from RMIT in Australia.
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Roser is responsible for preparing RMIT Europe’s financial statements, managing accounts as well as supporting with the budget development.
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PA to Executive Director and Office Manager
France provides support to the Executive Director at RMIT Europe, as well as support to the wider executive team across a range of office management functions. She manages relationships with key contractors and coordinates all visitors to RMIT Europe’s premises in Barcelona.
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