The Academic Board is composed of ex-officio members and internal members including teaching and research staff, professional staff and students.

Chairperson: Associate Professor Tom Clark
Phone: +61 3 9919 2196
Email: [email protected]

Deputy Chairperson: Associate Randall Robinson
Phone: +61 3 9919 2885
Email: [email protected]

For further information about the Academic Board, please email [email protected]

The Board operates under a Terms of Reference.

The Academic Board consist of the following membership.

Elected members

Two staff elected by and from each teaching and research staff from each College:

Two members elected by and from teaching and research staff who work in organisational units other than a College:

  • Dr Teresa De Fazio
  • Deborah Tyler.

Four members elected by and from professional staff:

  • Michelle MacDonald
  • Samuel Ryan
  • Dr Jennifer Sinclair
  • Jessica Serpiello.

One member elected by and from Indigenous staff:

  • Karen Jackson.

Student members

One student elected by and from students enrolled in a higher education degree by coursework course of study:

  • Isabella Ferra.

One student elected by and from students enrolled in a higher education degree by research course of study:

  • Cara Brown.

One student elected by and from students enrolled in a Vocational and/or Further Education course of study:

  • Claire Farley.

One student elected by and from onshore international students:

  • Andres Cedano Mancheno.

Ex-officio members

Ex officio members comprising:

The Vice-Chancellor as the University's Chief Academic Officer:

Members of staff who hold positions determined by the Vice-Chancellor after consultation with the Academic Board: