Partnering at UniSA

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is Australia’s University of Enterprise, everything we do across research and teaching is driven by the needs of industry and the community. We take a pragmatic and flexible approach to intellectual property and work as one team across disciplinary boundaries to solve challenges together with our partners.

UniSA aspires to be a leader in translating the knowledge generated by our research into real world outcomes, including technology and skills. UniSA is committed to solving complex, real-world problems, we collaborate closely with government, industry, business, the professions and other community groups to ensure we do.


Partner Engagement Network

The staff involved in the Partner Engagement Network are listed below:


Andy Koronios (co-chair)

Dean: Industry and Enterprise

Natalie Forde (co-chair)

Head of Partner Engagement

Demi Kastanos

Manager: Partner Engagement Team

Dani Crawley

Support Officer

Melissa Harvey

Partner Engagement Manager: Business School

Sebastien Hebert

Business Development Manager: Information Technology Engineering and the Environment

Bruce Chadwick

Senior Business Development Manager: Health Sciences

Stephanie Agius

Partner Engagement Manager: Education Arts & Social Sciences

Deb Heithersay

Director of Advancement

Andrew Beveridge

Manager: Research Projects Development

Mark Saunders

Program Manager: Future Industries Accelerator

Jasmine Vreugdenburg

Manager: Innovation and Collaboration Centre

Paul Finn

Senior Advancement Executive

Matt Opie

Director, Defence

Jade O'Donohue

Partner Engagement Manager: Professional Services Sector