Rodney Stewart

Senior Program Manager – PNG Country Program


Rodney joined Burnet in June 2015 as Project Administrator for the PNG portfolio of projects, and has been in a Project Manager role for PNG since February 2017. He has more than 10 years of project/resource management experience in the government, corporate, and NGO sectors. Prior to joining Burnet, Rodney was Resource Manager at Save the Children on the Nauru Program, and prior to that also worked for more than a decade for the Commonwealth Bank and federal government agencies.

He is particularly interested in health sector capacity building, process improvement, and monitoring and evaluation.


  • 2015 – March 2020: Senior Program Manager – PNG Country Program, Burnet Institute
  • 2014 – 2015: Recruitment & Resourcing Coordinator (Nauru Program), Save the Children Australia
  • 2008 – 2013: Resource Manager, Commonwealth Bank


  • BA International Aid & Development (in progress)

Projects (7)

Current (4)

  • HMHB: The impact of nutrition, malaria and STIs on pregnant women and infants

  • RID-TB: Reducing the Impact of Drug-Resistant TB in Western Province, PNG

  • SRHIP: Sexual & Reproductive Health Integration Project

  • Sustainability of HIV Services for Key Populations in Asia Program (SKPA)

News Articles (1)

2017 (1)