Institute for Positive Psychology & Education

Deborah Blackmore

Institute Manager


Deborah Blackmore provides leadership, strategic research management, and best-practice governance procedures. Her major responsibilities are: to undertake strategic research management and Institute financial management; to work in collaboration with IPPE’s Executive Management Committee to fulfil IPPE’s research strategy and plan, thereby contributing to achieving ACU’s research mission; and to provide effective leadership to the professional research team. Deborah has extensive experience in financial and operational management in a variety of industries, ranging from public organisations, private enterprise, and non-profit organisations.