The research committee reviews the research programs of The Centre for Public Integrity to ensure the publications are ‘scientific in nature and of value to Australia’. Members are chosen based on their experience in supervising research projects, and are approved by the Department of Education and Training as part of the Centre’s registration as an Approved Research Institute. The research committee does not necessarily endorse the policy positions of the Centre.

The members of the Research Committee are:

  • The Hon David Harper AM QC, former judge of the Victorian Court of Appeal
  • Professor Lisa Hill, University of Adelaide (chair)
  • Professor Sally Young, University of Melbourne
  • Professor Rodney Smith, University of Sydney
  • Professor Tim Prenzler, University of the Sunshine Coast