Martin Bliemel and Julian Zipparo

Martin Bliemel (pictured) is the associate dean of Research at University of Technology Sydney's Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation. He is also the course director for the Diploma in Innovation, a short premium degree that adds value to any undergraduate degree by emphasizing entrepreneurial, innovative, creative and collaborative capability development towards solving complex, networked or wicked problems. Julian Zipparo is an executive manager at the UTS Research Office, and is finalizing a PhD thesis at the University of New South wales on the topic of institutional diversity in Australian higher education. His areas of interest and expertise include research engagement, policy and management, as well as research strategy development in higher education.