Trust Members


  • Associate Professor Tyge Kummer

    Chief Investigator | A/Prof Tyge Kummer investigates judgment and decision making under uncertainty. His current research focuses on the measurement and the design of trust as well as the related organisational implications.

  • Dr Adela Drozdibob

    Post Doctoral Research Fellow | Dr Adela Drozdibob focuses on Trust Governance and examines how global companies perceive, govern, and manage trust. Adela also investigates strategic dimensions related to trust and the role of trust and relationships in building resilience.





  • Professor Amisha Mehta

    Chief Investigator | Prof Amisha Mehta examines trust as an essential input to and outcome of effective risk and crisis communication. She examines how to conceptualise and assure trust in emerging industries and during natural disasters.

  • Professor Peter Green

    Chief Investigator | Prof Green has, over many years, studied and published about how information systems can be designed to faithfully represent and track the states of real-world systems. This work is now being applied to the measurement of trust and its representation in computer-based dashboards.

  • Dr Ellen Tyquin

    Dr Ellen Tyquin studies stakeholder trust and distrust of organisations and industries facing complex, real-world problems. She uses this knowledge to guide strategic communication decisions that aim to create, sustain, and repair stakeholder relationships.

  • Ms Lauren Fell

    PhD Candidate | Quantum Trust: Applying Quantum Theory to Holistic and Analytic Trust Decisions | Lauren Fell is an Associate Lecturer in Decision Science as well as a PhD candidate in the Information Systems School. Her primary research focus is in the area of intuitive trust, particularly in cases where trust decisions cannot be explained by models that assume that humans act rationally. She applies her research in areas of trust in AI, information, and space-related contexts.

  • Dr Alireza Nili

    Dr Alireza Nili is a Management Information Systems researcher. His research bridges the gap between user behaviour research, trust, and information systems design in order to design effective digital services and facilitate gaining user trust in the services.

  • Marleen Voss

    Marleen Voss has a degree in the engineering sciences and works as a researcher on the use of artificial intelligence in sales. In this context, she focuses on how trust in technologies/AI can be designed

  • Mohsina Akter

    Mohsina Akter focuses on trust measures, particularly measuring investors’ trust and develops an investor-trust dashboard.

  • Associate Professor Wendy Scaife

    Theme Leader - Social-Purpose Enterprise. Director, Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies- Chief Investigator | A/Prof Wendy Scaife brings a nonprofit lens to trust research. Her research focuses on philanthropy, fundraising and nonprofit marketing - all areas where trust is central.