Address and contact details for our head office, and overseas offices can be found on the offices page.

Head Office in Melbourne

Our head office is at 85 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3004. Email [email protected] or ring +61 3 9282 2111.

Reception @ Burnet

Media Enquiries

Contact Tracy Parish and Angus Morgan for media enquiries.

Angus Morgan

Philanthropy, Donations, Bequests, and Trusts & Foundations

Philanthropy enquiries should be directed to Paul Rathbone or Nisha Solanki. Contact Arnis Stonis to discuss bequests or Julie Wood for Trusts & Foundations.

Paul Rathbone

Human Resources

Please contact Paul Duffy or Anita Cranwell for all HR enquiries.

Anita Cranwell

Paul Duffy

Education & Training

Honours students should contact Dr Herbert Opi, and postgraduate and international students Dr Raffi Gugasyan. For enquiries relating to tailored short courses and general enquiries contact [email protected]

Doctor Herbert Opi

Doctor Raffi Gugasyan


If you would like to discuss donating to Burnet please contact Nisha Solanki. Donations can also be made on our website or send to Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, Melbourne, 3004.

PA to Director & CEO, Professor Brendan Crabb AC

Samantha Timms is Professor Crabb’s PA. For media enquiries please contact Tracy Parish on +61 403 755 082 or Angus Morgan on +61 407 357 253.

Samantha Timms

Occupational Health & Safety

For all matters relating to OH&S please contact Dr Margarete White.

Doctor Margarete White

Finance Department

Contact Usha Savur for account enquiries. Our Chief Financial Officer is Peter Spiller.

Peter Spiller

Usha Savur

Business Development and Innovation

Contact Associate Professor David Anderson, Dr Patricia Vietheer or Serina Cucuzza with enquiries about Burnet’s translational research initiatives.

Serina Cucuzza

Research & Legal Office

Contact Nadine Barnes for enquiries about Burnet’s grant and felliowship applications.

Nadine Barnes


Contact details for individual programs are available from each program’s Staff & Students page.