Professor Julianne Schultz AM FAHA is the founding editor of Griffith Review. Professor Schultz is a member of the Griffith Centre for Social and Cultural Research and sits on the editorial board of The Conversation. She is an acclaimed author of several books, including Reviving the Fourth Estate (Cambridge) and Steel City Blues (Penguin), and the librettos to the operas Black River and Going Into Shadows. She became a Member of the Order of Australia for services to journalism and the community in 2009 and an honorary fellow of the Australian Academy of Humanities the following year.
Karen Hands, General Manager
Dr Karen Hands has worked as an arts manager at Queensland Writers Centre, Brisbane Powerhouse, and Queensland Theatre Company. She has a Master of Arts in Cultural Leadership and a PhD from Griffith University.
John Tague, Managing Editor
John Tague worked as a journalist for twenty-five years in London, contributing to the Independent on Sunday, BBC Radio Four, The Times Literary Supplement and the NME among many others. In Australia he worked for Australian Associated Press and the ABC before joining Griffith Review. John has a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in English Literature and Language from the University of Leeds and an MA (Modern Literature: Studies in Fiction) from the University of East Anglia.
Jerath Head, Assistant Editor
Jerath Head is a writer and editor with more than six years' experience across various projects and fields. His writing has been published in Kill Your Darlings, Overland online, Griffith Review, New Philosopher and Sydney Review of Books. He was the co-editor of Griffith Review 56: Millennials Strike Back, and also works as a research assistant for Griffith University’s Policy Innovation Hub. Jerath has a Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science) and is currently completing a Master of Arts (Writing, Editing and Publishing).
Lauren Mitchell, Editorial Assistant
Lauren Mitchell studied literature and journalism as an undergraduate at the University of Queensland and is now working towards a Master of Arts (Writing, Editing and Publishing), also at UQ.