GEOs

Graduate Education Officers

The Graduate Education Officers (GEOs) are responsible for providing generic skills development and training to higher degree by research students across all disciplines at UWA.

The GEOs also coordinate a UWA Supervisor Development Program.

Student Support

The GEOs provide support, training and development for higher degree by research students at UWA. All of these events are listed in the GRS Events Calendar.

GEOs provide inductions for newly enrolled HDR students, (including the FIRSTatUWA Facilitating International Research Students Transition program), are available for individual consultation on matters such as improving academic writing and establishing effective supervisory relationships, and provide advice online in the GRS webpages.

Supervisor Support

The GEOs also coordinate a professional development program for supervisors that supports the UWA Register of Supervisors.

Contact a GEO

The GEOs are available for individual appointments with HDR students or supervisors. You are welcome to book an appointment to see a GEO using the contact details provided below.
  • Domestic students in the Sciences and Applied Sciences can contact Dr Krys Haq
  • Domestic students in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences can contact Dr Michael Azariadis
  • International students can contact Dr Jo Edmondston

GEO and Supervision

The GEOs can work with your supervisors to support you through candidature. The following diagram helps understand where the GEOs fit into the supervision process

how GEOS fit into the supervision process