Discipline Chairs

Discipline Chair Person
Anthropology, Archaeology and Odontology Dr Denice Higgins 
Director and Senior Specialist Odontologist
Adelaide Dental School
University of Adelaide
Biological Criminalistics Paula Brisotto  
Team Leader – Forensic DNA Analysis
Forensic and Scientific Services
Queensland Health
CBRN and Counter-terrorism Dr Mike Logan
Director – Scientific Branch                       Queensland Fire and Emergency Services
Chemical Criminalistics Tony Peter
Supervising Chemist  – Trace Evidence
Forensic and Scientific Services              Queensland Health
Crash Investigation Senior Sergeant Nicole Fox
Officer in Charge – Forensic Crash Unit
Queensland Police Service
Crime Scene Investigation Senior Sergeant Shane Everist
Officer in Charge – Major Crime Unit
Queensland Police Service
Document Examination Tonya Trubshoe
Senior Forensic Document Examiner
Document Examination Solutions
Education and Training Dr Sarah Cresswell
Deputy Dean – Learning and Teaching
School of Environmental Science
Griffith University
Electronic and Digital Evidence Senior Sergeant Jason Wright
Operations Leader –  Electronic Evidence Unit
Queensland Police Service
Fingerprint Examination Sergeant Graham Byard
Forensic Fingerprint Bureau
Western Australia Police Force
Firearms and Toolmarks Matthew Bolton
Firearms Examiner
Australian Federal Police
Fires and Explosions John Kelleher
Team Leader – Fire and Explosion Unit
Victoria Police Forensic Services Centre
Illicit Drugs and Clandestine Laboratories Dr Peter Culshaw
Chief Chemist – Forensic Chemistry
Forensic and Scientific Services
Queensland Health
Management and Quality Assurance Dean Catoggio
Assistant Director – National Institute of Forensic Science
Australia New Zealand Policing Advisory Agency
Pathology and Clinical Medicine Dr Christopher Day
Forensic Pathologist
Forensic and Scientific Services      Queensland Health
Psychology and Counselling Associate Professor Jason Tangen
The University of Queensland
Science, Justice and Legal Issues Dr Loene Howes
Senior Lecturer in Criminology
University of Tasmania
Toxicology and Pharmacology Associate Professor Dimitri Gerostamoulos
Head – Forensic Sciences and Chief Toxicologist, Forensic Services
Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine
Wildlife Forensics, Environmental Crime and Forensic Taphonomy Dr Matt Krosch
Research Officer
Queensland Police Service

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