Ms Marisa Simanjuntak Saeter

Communications Coordinator

Melbourne CSHE

As Communications Coordinator, Marisa is responsible for the development and implementation of the Centre's marketing and communication strategy. This includes overseeing all communication channels, such as this website. Read Marisa's profile on LinkedIn.

Marisa is Communications Coordinator at the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, or Melbourne CSHE.

As Communications Coordinator, Marisa is responsible for the  development and implementation of integrated marketing communication  strategies to promote the Centre's research, professional development  programs and events. This includes overseeing its digital and print  channels as well as the use of external channels for promotional  purposes. In addition, Marisa develops strategies to help enhance the Centre's profile within the University of Melbourne and the wider public.

In 2017, Marisa undertook a secondment to the Melbourne Graduate School of Education as Communications Manager, leading the communications, alumni relations and public events functions of the School.

Marisa is a member of the International Association of Business Communicators. She has a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing and Information Systems from the University of   New South Wales and a Masters in Media and Communications from Monash University.

Before Melbourne CSHE, Marisa was responsible for marketing and communications at the LH Martin Institute, which became part of the Centre in 2014 and remains part of her portfolio today. Prior to that, Marisa helped promote student  representation on the University of Melbourne campus as the University of Melbourne Student Union's Marketing and Research Officer. She has  also worked in customer service and exports for a Japanese FMCG company in Sydney.