Our Team

Dr Paige Maguire

e-Grad School Director and Course Coordinator

Paige has a background in biotechnology, having held joint research fellowships at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, before accepting a scientific position in a Silicon Valley biotechnology company. Upon returning to Australia, she has been extensively involved in the commercialisation of research at multiple Australian universities, including senior management roles and board seats on start-up companies and in 2007 was awarded the QCTN WIT Biotech Rising Star Award. She is currently the Director of the e-Grad School (Australia) where she is responsible for the teaching, curriculum design and delivery of modules and is driven by her passion for technology development, real world learning and training research graduates to better equip them for the rapidly changing research and employment sectors. Paige holds a PhD from the University of Queensland, is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK).

Aleksandra Olechnowicz

e-Grad School Online Module Administrator

Aleksandra has a Masters of Public Administration Law but working with students and academics is her real passion. She has worked internationally and domestically in student administration for the last 14 years and has supported higher degree research students at QUT since 2016. In joining the e-Grad team she brings a wealth of knowledge in the online learning space and will be supporting and administering all e-Grad modules.

Lynda Togl

e-Grad School Coordinator

Lynda has worked in the tertiary sector for over 26 years in both academic and student administration. She holds a Bachelor of Adult and Vocational Education and her interest in adult education and training, particularly in the area of research training, led to her current role where she is responsible for supporting the delivery of e-Grad programs and promoting its online resources across Australia and internationally.

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