As Corporate Services Branch Manager, Ms Julija Deleva leads the ARC corporate services including finance, legal, people and services, and research grants services functions.
Ms Deleva’s career in senior positions has been broad ranging. She has held positions in government and the private sector. She joined the Australian Public Service in 2004 and joined the ARC in 2008, after transferring from (the then) Department of Education, Science and Training due to Machinery of Government changes. She became the ARC’s Chief Financial Officer in 2009 and has held leadership positions in Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) and the National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP) since 2016 commenced in the role of Branch Manager, Corporate Services. She is also currently the ARC’s Indigenous Champion.
Ms Deleva holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and is a Fellow Certified Practising Accountant (FCPA) of Australia, with her CPA membership spanning 25 years.