Ms Serena Lim


Research Centre Coordinator, AHURI

School /
Work Unit

School of Global, Urban & Social Studies

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 2272


Building: 015
Level: 02
Room: 011

City campus


College of Design and Social Context

Key activities

Serena is responsible for managing the financial and administrative aspects of the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI RMIT Research Centre):

  • Manages and maintains financial records for AHURI, including budget preparation and projection, to assist with the development of business plans.
  • Manages and maintains AHURI’s human resources activities, including supervision and organising of research assistants and casual staff;
  • Provides assistance to AHURI’s researchers with preparation of research funding applications, including budgetary information and assessment of project viability;
  • Provides assistance in the preparation of formal reports of AHURI’s projects to external funding bodies as required;
  • Monitors grant reporting requirements, including research grants, commercial activities to facilitate management and accountability;
  • Manages special projects such as conferences, seminars and workshops