Kylie is responsible for policy and strategy development at the Australian Research Council (ARC) in areas such as research integrity, open data and open access, promoting gender equality in research and international engagement. Kylie also has responsibility for the policy underpinnings of the National Competitive Grants Program. Other areas of responsibility include non-financial corporate governance, and data provision and analysis.
Kylie joined the ARC in August 2015, and has worked in a range of areas in the public service, including a number of years as a government lawyer before moving to program and policy positions. From 2005 to 2007, Kylie was the program manager for the Cooperative Research Centres program.
Kylie has qualifications in arts and law.