Professional Services Staff

Professional Services Staff

A number of key staff are driving the development of our new facilities at the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre and other sites.

Craig McLauchlanCraig McLauchlan

Research Facilities Development Officer
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences,
University of Wollongong, 
Wollongong, NSW 2522
Australia
Email Craig_McLauchlan@uow.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 4221 5280

Professional Experience

Craig is a professional engineer and is Research Facilities Development Officer at the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC). He is responsible for design, construction, installation and operation of the research equipment at the SBRC.Before joining UOW in 2011 Craig worked for BlueScope Steel for 14 years as an engineering cadet and professional engineer. During this time Craig worked with great success on a wide variety of roles within the Steelworks including Project Management, Maintenance Support, Reliability Engineering and manufacturing Process Improvement.Craig graduated with a B.E (Hons I) in Mechanical Engineering after completing a 7 year cadetship with BlueScope Steel (formerly BHP) in 2004. In the same year he took on a role as Process Improvement Engineer at the Coupled Pickle Cold Rolling Mill (CPCM) at BlueScope Port Kembla. During his employment as an engineer from 2005 to 2009 he studied electrical engineering part time and graduated in 2009 B.E (Hons I) Electrical Engineering. Craig is currently studying for a Masters Degree in Engineering focusing on Electric Motors and Drive system.   

 

RobynRobyn Dawson

Administration Officer
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Services
University of Wollongong,
Wollongong, NSW 2522
Australia
Email rdawson@uow.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 4239 2198

Professional Experience

Robyn has extensive experience working in administration and event coordination and management. Before working for the Faculty of Business as Administration Officer in Marketing and Events Robyn was assistant manager in Events and Venues at the Wollongong UniCentre coordinating and managing countless events. She has exceptional client relationship management skills maintaining excellent working relationships. Robyn has put this experience to great use in her current role at the SBRC as Administration Officer. Her role at the SBRC involves providing support to the Director and administration support to the staff and students of the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC) for the research, teaching, industry/community engagement activities undertaken by the SBRC. 

Robyn has qualifications in Event and Business Management and is currently undertaking her Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Event Management at the University of Wollongong.  


JohnJohn Barron

Technical Officer
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Services
University of Wollongong,
Wollongong, NSW 2522
Australia
Email jbarron@uow.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 4221 2338

Professional Experience

John is a fitter and machinist by trade and works as a Technical Officer at the Sustainable Buildings Research Centre. He is responsible for overseeing installation, maintenance and operations of the various equipment and facilities at the SBRC. John has worked in various universities as Technical and Laboratory Officers as well as industrial positions in Design and Manufacturing. Prior to his starting at the SBRC John was a Technical Officer for the University of Wollongong’s Faculty of Engineering as well as for the University of Sydney and University of New South Wales previously. 

John has a Diploma in Engineering. He is trained in CAD/CAM operations and is currently enrolled in a Renewable Energy Technologies course.  

 

Part-Time Professional Services Staff

EmilyR

Emily Ryan

Administration Assistant
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Services
University of Wollongong,
Wollongong, NSW 2522
Australia
Email etr710@uowmail.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 4221 5821 

 

Alan Staff

Alan Green

Mechanical Engineer
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC)
Faculty of Engineering and Information Services
University of Wollongong,
Wollongong, NSW 2522
Australia
Email alang@uow.edu.au
Phone: +61 2 4221 5803 

Last reviewed: 8 April, 2016