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Download the department's organisation chart (PDF 500KB) (effective from 29 May 2018) or view the structure below.

Minister for Jobs and Innovation
Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash
Minister for Small and Family Business, Workplace and Deregulation
The Hon Craig Laundy MP
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia
Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan
Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation
Senator the Hon Zed Seselja
Dr Heather Smith PSM
Deputy Secretary - Sue Weston PSM

Professor Graham Durant

Kate Driver

Science and Learning
Dr Bobbi Cerini

Science and Commercialisation Policy
Jane Urquhart
Michael Schwager
Chief Operating Officer


Jane Coram

Deputy CEO and Chief Metrologist
Dr Bruce Warrington

Physical Metrology
Dr Jan Herrmann

Analytical Services
Tim Stobaus

Chemical and
Biological Metrology

Dr Lindsey Mackay

Legal Metrology
Bill Loizides

Ann Bray

Science Policy
Rebecca Manen
Brad Medland
Commercialisation Policy
David Wilson
Budgets, Property and Accounting
Sam White
Science Agencies Governance
Clare McLaughlin
Financial Services
Erika Taduran
Australian SKA Project
David Luchetti
Virginia Cook
  Legal, Audit and Assurance
Sacha Moran
  People and Planning
Nathan Hannigan

Jane Urquhart

Chief of Operations
Neville Legg

Ministerial, Shared Services and Portfolio Management
Heath Axelby


Deputy Secretary - Elizabeth Kelly PSM
Digital Strategy and Operations
Rebecca Lee
Chief Information Officer

Innovation Programmes
Duncan McIntyre

Business Services
Teena Blewitt
ICT Operations and Security
Brian Schumacher
Accelerating Commercialisation and Innovation Connections
Sarah Clough
Programme Design and Business Grants Hub
Lisa Peterson
Departmental Services
Neil Kinsella
Business Management
Jennifer Kay
Single Business Service and CRC Programmes
Steve Stirling
Business Systems
Clive Rossiter
Business Equity and Incentives
Joanne Mulder
Community, Small Business and International Science Programmes
Tracy Galindo-Fleming
Whole of Government Systems
Simone Boulding
Centre for Defence Industry Capability
Andrew Garth
Sue Cattermole
Industry, Structural Adjustment and Science Programmes
Jayne Facey
    State and Territory Network
VIC - Lisa Hind
NSW - Aapo Skorulis


Deputy Secretary - Mike Lawson PSM
Strategic Policy
Chris Locke
Economic and Analytical Services
David Turvey
Chief Economist
Paul Trotman
Industry Growth
Trevor Power

Anti Dumping Commission
Dale Seymour

Paul Sexton

Economic and Strategic Services
Nathan Zhivov

Strategic Policy
Anthea Long

Insights and Evaluation
Dr Abrie Swanepoel

Offshore Resources
Lisa Schofield
Food, Chemicals and Business Facilitation
Francesca Astolfi
Digital Economy and Business Simplification
Narelle Luchetti
Economic Advice Service
Melissa Bray
Onshore Minerals
Josh Cosgrave
Growth Centres
David Lawrence
Business Environment
Wayne Calder
Data Management and Analytics Taskforce
Andrew Lalor
Onshore Energy
Michael Sheldrick

Industry Transition
Dr Anne Byrne


Trade and International
Martin Squire

Department's Overseas Counsellor Network

Janna McCann
National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator
Graeme Waters
Advanced Technologies
Dr Gary Richards

Australian Industry Participation
Northern Australia and Major Projects
Mark Cully

Resources 2030 Taskforce

Bruce Wilson
Principal Advisor

Dr Gino Grassia


Office of Northern Australia
Mark Coffey

Major projects
Nicholas Purtell

Radioactive Waste Management Taskforce
Bruce McCleary

IP Australia
Patricia Kelly PSM
Director General
Geoscience Australia
Dr James Johnson

Portfolio Corporate Commonwealth Entities

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Dr Larry Marshall
Chief Executive
Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS)
Dr Paul Hardisty
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)
Dr Adi Paterson
National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA)
Stuart Smith
Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF)
Laurie Walker

Other portfolio bodies

Office of Innovation and Science Australia
Dr Charles Day
Office of the Chief Scientist
Dr Alan Finkel
Chief Scientist
Office of the Australian Building Codes Board
Neil Savery

Last updated: 17 July 2018

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