NIRAKN’s Advisory Committee provides strategic advice to the Director and the Management Committee about the operation of the network and priorities for research.

Members include:

The Advisory Committee meets at least once annually. The group performs a range of functions including:

  • Providing advice and input on strategic issues raised in the context of the strategic management plan;
  • Providing a mechanism to ensure that NIRAKN is attuned to professional and community trends by acting as a strategic scanning mechanism and assisting the Management Committee in identifying needs, priorities and opportunities in research;
  • Providing invaluable networking opportunities to benefit NIRAKN through the establishment and maintenance of a strong professional and industry connections;
  • Providing an advocacy group to assist NIRAKN in its engagement activities;
  • Planning and actively promoting NIRAKN’s presence and activities.