Christianne O’Donnell

Manager, Research Impact

The University of Melbourne


Christianne has significant experience in on-the-ground implementation of community development programs combined with extensive experience in management of strategic complex industry-research collaborations across STEM-M, environment and primary industries. She is currently Manager of Research Impact at the Faculty of Architecture, Building & Planning at University of Melbourne and previously managed the Health Cluster of the Australia-Indonesia Centre.

Christianne completed a B.A. in Human Geography and Development Studies. Now she is studying her masters in Arts & Cultural Management. Christianne has lived and worked in the Northern Territory, in Timor Leste and briefly in Papua New Guinea. She is an amateur ceramic potter, and passionate about visual and performing arts.