6 March 2009
Dr Anne Jones appointed as Deputy Vice Chancellor at Victoria University.
Dr Anne Jones has been appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Director of TAFE at Victoria University.
Dr Jones previously held the position of Pro Vice Chancellor (Vocational Education) at the University, which she joined in October 2005.
Prior to working at VU, Dr Jones was Executive Director (Learning and Academic Affairs) at Box Hill Institute.
Anne, who originally trained as a scientist, has worked in vocational education for thirty years in a number of organisations: the former Bendigo College of Advanced Education; RMIT TAFE; the former Flagstaff College of TAFE; and Box Hill Institute.
She has a particular interest in nature of VET practice and her doctoral research examined how VET practitioners make professional judgements. Anne has had substantial experience in international work including business development and leadership of the internationalisation of curriculum, teaching practice and student mobility.
A photo of Dr Jones is available on request
Andy Gash, A/Media Manager
Marketing and Communications Department, Victoria University
Ph: (03) 9919 4950; mobile: 0411 255 900