The QAAFI HDR Liaison Officer Nicole Leiva is the first point of contact for MPhil and PhD candidates and advisors with questions about applications, scholarships and progression including milestones, thesis submission, extensions and leave.

Nicole provides HDR candidates advice and support related to their candidature progression and experience. Nicole works with the Postgraduate Coordinator and Advisory Teams to proactively monitor candidate progression. Nicole is the liaison between QAAFI and the Graduate School.