New Dean of Professions
Professor Christopher Findlay AM has been appointed Executive Dean of the University of Adelaide's Faculty of the Professions.
The Faculty incorporates the Schools of Law, Business, Economics, Education, and Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design.
Professor Findlay's appointment follows five years as Head of the University's School of Economics.
Vice-Chancellor and President Professor James McWha said Professor Findlay was recognised as a remarkable teacher and researcher with extensive experience in both public and private sector consultancy.
"We are delighted that Professor Findlay has accepted this senior leadership role at the University. He is a brilliant academic and researcher with a proven track record in higher education, trade and international relations.
"As head of our largest Faculty (by student number), Professor Findlay will play a pivotal role in consolidating the teaching programs and further developing research strengths across the Faculty. His broad experience and outstanding analytical ability will be invaluable as the University prepares for significant change in the sector in coming years," Professor McWha said.