The AAWP Executive

Past Presidents of the AAWP include Judith Rodriguez, Professor Tom Shapcott, Dr Eva Sallis, Professor Jeri Kroll, Professor Donna Lee Brien, Dr Marcelle Freiman, Professor Jen Webb, Professor Paul Hetherington and Dr Lynda Hawryluk. The immediate past President is Dr Antonia Pont (Deakin University).

The current President of the AAWP is Dr Julia Prendergast from Swinburne University.

The Executive

The 2019 AGM of the AAWP was held in Sydney, Australia, in November, and a new Executive for 2019-20 was elected.


Deputy Chair

Public Officer

Treasurer (acting)


Members of the Executive

HDR Support

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AAWP Advisory Committee

AAWP Publications Committee

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