Members of the Centre for Construction Work Health and Safety Research are expert researchers in their fields.

Centre Director

Distinguished Professor Helen Lingard in high visibility clothing

Distinguished Professor Helen Lingard

Academic members

Professor Ron Wakefield – Professor of Construction, Head of the School of Property, Construction and Project Management and Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor, International
Associate Professor Guillermo Aranda-Mena – Associate Professor
Associate Professor Jan Hayes – Associate Professor and Research Program Leader, Energy Pipelines Cooperative Research Centre 
Dr Ehsan Gharaie – Senior Lecturer
Dr Sarah Holdsworth – Senior Lecturer
Dr Michelle Turner – Senior Lecturer
Dr Tiendung Le – Lecturer
Dr Nader Naderpajouh – Lecturer
Dr David Oswald – Lecturer
Dr Rita Zhang – Lecturer
Grainne Ryan – Associate Lecturer
Dr Sisse Groen - Senior Research Fellow
Dr Katrin Leifels – Research Fellow
Payam Pirzadeh – Research
Sam Rahnama – Research
Dr James Harley – Senior Industry Fellow

Academic members - adjuncts

Professor Nick Blismas – Adjunct Professor
Dr Peter Edwards – Adjunct Professor
Dr Beverley Lloyd-Walker – Adjunct Senior Research Fellow

Visiting academic members

Professor Paul Bowen (University of Cape Town)

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.