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Download the department's organisation chart [<1MB PDF] (effective from 4 November 2019) or view the structure below.

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia
Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan
Minister for Industry, Science and Technology
The Hon Karen Andrews MP
Dr Heather Smith PSM
Deputy Secretary - David Williamson  
Professor Graham Durant

Science and Commercialisation Policy
Jane Urquhart
Head of Division

Janean Richards
Chief Operating Officer
Analysis and Insights
Russell Campbell
Chief Economist
Kate Driver

Science and Learning
Dr Bobby Cerini

International Science and Innovation
Dr Gino Grassia

Virginia Cook

Insights and Evaluation
David Turvey

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Metrologist
Bruce Warrington
Commercialisation Policy
David Wilson
Legal, Audit and Assurance
Maris Stipnieks
Economic Advice Service
Melissa Bray
Physical Metrology
Dr Jan Herrmann

Analytical Services
Tim Stobaus

Chemical and
Biological Metrology

Dr Lindsey Mackay

Legal Metrology
Bill Loizides

Engagement and Business Development
Tanya Lynch (A/g)
Science Policy
Michele Graham
People and Planning
Ameet Jamble (A/g)
Data Management and Analytics
Kayelle Drinkwater
SKA and Astronomy
David Luchetti
Ministerial, Shared Services and Portfolio Management
Janice Wykes
Janna McCann

Chief Financial Officer
Robert Hanlon
Head of Division

  Budgets, Property and Accounting
Sam White

Financial Services
Erika Taduran



Chief Information Officer

Rebecca Lee

    Strategy Security and Engagement
Simone Boulding
    ICT Operations
Steve Stirling
    Business Systems
Andrea Cross (A/g)
    Departmental Systems
Nathan Hannigan


Deputy Secretary - Elizabeth Kelly PSM
Industry Capability and Research
Duncan McIntyre
Support for Business
Charlotte Tressler
Digital Economy and Technology
Narelle Luchetti (A/g)
Head of Division

Centre for Defence Industry Capability
Sue Cattermole

DIIS Grants Administration
Annie Ryan
Tech Lab
Louise Talbot
Industry Research and Investment
Martin Dent (A/g)
Entrepreneurs' Programme 
Emma Greenwood
Rachel Frost (A/g)
Research and Development Tax Incentive Program
Jo Mulder
National Outreach and External Grants Administration
Jennifer Kay
  Grants Advisory and Enabling Services
Claire Forsyth
  Service Strategy and Governance
Lisa Hind


Deputy Secretary - Mike Lawson PSM
Strategic Policy
Dr Chris Locke
Industry Growth
Trevor Power
Anti Dumping Commission
Dale Seymour
Northern Australia and Major Projects
Sam Reinhardt
Paul Trotman
Strategic Policy
Anthea Long
Sectoral and Place Based Policy
David Lawrence
Paul Sexton
Office of Northern Australia
Nick Purtell (A/g)
Resources Strategy
Jason Russo
Business Environment
Wayne Calder
Business Facilitation and Food Policy
Rebecca Manen
Economic and Strategic Services
Nathan Zhivov
Major Projects
Nick Purtell
Offshore Resources
Marie Illman
Trade and International
Martin Squire
Industry Transition
Jessica Carew
  Radioactive Waste Management Taskforce
Sam Chard
Onshore Minerals and Energy
Dan Quinn (A/g)
Trade and International
Martin Squire
Advanced Technologies
Donna Looney
    Lead Negotiator, Timor Treaty Implementation
Lisa Schofield
Department's Overseas Counsellor Network Australian Industry Participation     National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator
Graeme Waters
National Security Engagement
Justin Skelly (A/g)

Resources and Minerals Taskforce
Bruce Wilson


IP Australia
Michael Schwager
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)
Amanda Copping (A/g)Nick Purtell (A/g)

Other portfolio bodies

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

Last updated: 4 November 2019

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