Kerry Allinson joined USC as Research Contracts Officer, as a part of the Office of Research team, in April 2022. Kerry’s role is to support the Manager, Research Legal in the provision of research-specific legal advice to USC and all aspects of research contract administration.
Prior to joining USC, Kerry accumulated over 18 years’ experience in private legal practices, with roles spanning from Senior Paralegal (predominantly in the areas of Property and Commercial Law), to Practice and Operations Management. Kerry also holds a Bachelor of Laws degree.
In addition to Kerry’s experience in private legal practices, her former roles consisted of Administrative Team Leader with Ramsay Health Care, where she supported the Executive Team in overseeing administration staff within Health Information Services. Kerry holds a keen interest in Research and Ethics, from her study in the areas of Law and the Health Sciences.