Heidi Engelbrecht

Research Manager

  • BSc (Curtin University of Technology)
  • PGDip (Curtin University of Technology)


Prior to joining the NB-IRDT team in February 2017, Heidi worked in a variety of research related roles at the Health Department of Western Australia and Disability Services Commission in Western Australia. These roles included research project management, stakeholder engagement, ethics approvals, data and policy analysis, strategic planning and professional writing.
Overall, Heidi's well-rounded research experience, interest in public health and project management skills make her a good fit for the NB-IRDT where she is responsible for planning, coordinating and managing multiple research & evaluation projects; including developing work plans, assigning resources, collaborating with stakeholders and monitoring activities for the timely achievement of project goals.


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