Choose Your Mentor

Our academic and life mentors are academics, teachers, journalists, and industry professionals, from various countries and academic and life disciplines. They welcome capable students, who share their fields of interest and fit their research or development agendas. feel free to contact them directly about applying for their mentorship programme.


Individual mentors can set their own application processes, such as inviting students to apply via email, or group videos, and when. You can find their preferred application process and format listed in their mentor profile, below. Applications, therefore are to be made directly to your preferred mentor.

For general inquiries about the mentorship program, please write to:

Our Mentors

Mr. Alexander Hatzikalimnios

University Lecturer
Sydney, Australia

Professor Andrew Timming

Former Professor of Management, RMIT University
Melbourne, Australia

Professor Benno Torgler

Queensland University of Technology
Brisbane, Australia; online (via Zoom)

Dr Cameron Murray

Fresh Economic Thinking, previously the University of Sydney
Brisbane, Australia

Dr David McGrogan

Associate Professor, Northumbria Law School, UK
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Assistant Professor David Richards

Medical Superclinic Benowa
Gold Coast Australia

Dr. Dolf van Wijk

Retired ecotoxicologist/manager/executive director
Overijse, Belgium

Dr Erika Turkstra

Senior Director in consulting/previous associate professor in health technology assessment
London, UK

Professor Garrett Brown

University of Leeds
Leeds, United Kingdom

Professor Gigi Foster

University of New South Wales
Sydney, Australia

Dr John Humphreys

Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance
Brisbane, Australia

Professor Dr. Kees van der Pijl

Retired from University of Sussex UK

Prof. Dr. Laszlo Maracz

University of Amsterdam
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Dr Maarten Fornerod

Biologist, optimist, and interested in the unknown.
Amsterdam-Rotterdam area, The Netherlands

Professor Nick Blismas

RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne, Australia

Professor Dr Paul Frijters

London School of Economics and MBSC, Saudi Arabia
The Netherlands

Do you want to prepare your future with us?

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