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Academic Board Membership

Effective 2 March 2020

Convenor

Professor Peter Rathjen AO (Vice-Chancellor and President)

Chair

Professor John Williams
Elected: 1 January 2016; re-elected 1 January 2018; re-elected 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2021.

Deputy Chair

Professor Katrina Falkner
Elected: 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2021.

Categories A-J
Ex-officio
Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Rathjen AO
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic) Professor Pascale Quester
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research) Professor Anton Middelberg
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Entrepreneurship) Professor Noel Lindsay
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous Engagement) Professor Shane Hearn
Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) Professor Jacqueline Lo
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Operations) Professor Michael Liebelt
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Performance) Professor Richard Hillis
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Experience) Professor Philippa Levy
Executive Dean, Faculty of Arts Professor Jennie Shaw
Executive Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences Professor Katrina Falkner (interim)
Executive Dean, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Professor Benjamin Kile
Executive Dean, Faculty of the Professions Professor John Williams
Executive Dean, Faculty of Sciences Professor Keith Jones
Dean of Graduate Studies Professor Michael Liebelt
Dean, Indigenous Education vacant
University Librarian Ms Teresa Chitty
Chief Operating Officer Mr Bruce Lines
Chair, Gender, Equity and Diversity Committee Professor Philippa Levy
Provost Professor Mike Brooks
Category K - Head of School (or proxy) appointed by the Faculty Board
Faculty of Arts
Professor Graeme Koehne
Elder Conservatorium of Music
From 13 October 2014
Associate Professor Melissa Nursey-Bray
School of Social Sciences (interim Head)
From 1 January 2020
Professor Faye McCallum
School of Education
From 20 March 2017
Professor Jennifer Clark
School of Humanities
From 21 September 2015

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Dr Braden Phillips
Interim Deputy Dean, Learning and Teaching

From 1 January 2020

Dr Kathryn Amos
Head, Australian School of Petroleum and Energy Resources

From 1 January 2020

Professor Ian Reid
Head, School of Computer Science

From 1 January 2020

Professor Michael Goodsite
School of Civil and Environmental and Mining Engineering

From 1 January 2019

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Associate Professor Rachel Roberts
Interim Head, School of Psychology

From 1 January 2020

Professor Ian Symonds
School of Medicine

From 1 January 2016

Professor Tracy Merlin
School of Public Health

From 11 September 2019

Professor Richard Logan
School of Dentistry

From 15 June 2017

Professor Melissa de Zwart
Adelaide Law School

From 21 April 2017
From 1 January 2015 (cat. K)

Faculty of the Professions

Professor Gareth Myles
School of Economics

From 21 April 2017

Professor Noel Lindsay
Adelaide Business School

From 23 July 2019
Professor Carolin Plewa
Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Cntre
From 23 July 2019
From 1 January 2019 (cat. K)

Faculty of Sciences

Professor Martin Cole
School of Agriculture, Food and Wine

From 1 January 2020

Professor Laura Parry
School of Biological Sciences

From 16 September 2019

Professor Peter Veitch
School of Physical Sciences

From 7 October 2019

Professor Wayne Hein
Dean, Roseworthy Campus

From 1 January 2015

Category L - Professors appointed by the Faculty
Professor Timothy Doyle
Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
Faculty of Arts
From 28 February 2018

Professor Alan Peters
School of Architecture and Built Environment
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

From 1 January 2018 (cat. J, Faculty of the Professions)
From 15 July 2019 (cat. K)

Professor Mario Ricci
Deputy Dean (Learning and Teaching)
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

From 1 January 2020

Professor Suzanne Le Mire

Faculty of the Professions

From 23 July 2019

Professor Amanda Able
Associate Dean (Learning and Teaching)
Faculty of Sciences

From 1 January 2019

Categories M-O
General Staff, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Student Representatives

Ms Nel Duffield
Elected general staff member - category M

1 January 2020 to
31 December 2021

Ms Laura Giaretto
Elected general staff member - category M

1 January 2020 to
31 December 2021

Mr Yoong Aun (Andrew) Lai
Undergraduate Student Representative - category N

From 1 January 2020

Ms Angela Qin
Undergraduate Student Representative - category N

From 1 January 2020

Ms Susie Greenwood
Postgraduate Student Representative - category O

From 1 January 2019

Mr Oscar Ong
Postgraduate Student Representative - category O

From 1 January 2020

Category P
Two members of the Adelaide Education Academy

Dr Frank Donnelly
Chair, Adelaide Education Academy Executive Group

From 29 May 2019

Dr Linda Westphalen
Nominee of the Chair of the Adelaide Education Academy Executive Group

From 18 September 2018

  • Academic Board Membership Shall Be Constituted as Follows:

    (The Chair and Deputy Chair to be normally from within the membership of Academic Board.)

    The Chancellor is an ex-officio member of all Standing Committees of Council.

      1. Vice-Chancellor and President (Convenor)
      2. Deputy Vice-Chancellors and Vice-Presidents
      3. Pro Vice-Chancellors
      4. Executive Deans
      5. Dean of Graduate Studies
      6. Dean, Indigenous Education
      7. University Librarian
      8. Vice-President (Services and Resources)
      9. Chair, Gender, Equity and Diversity Committee
      10. Provost
      11. Four Heads of School per Faculty (or as proxies, four academic staff members involved in developing academic programs), appointed by the Faculty Board
      12. One Professor per Faculty, appointed by the Faculty Board
      13. Two members of the general staff, at a classification of HE07 or above, elected by the general staff who are employed for at least 0.5 of a fulltime equivalent position.
      14. Two undergraduate students, appointed by the Adelaide University Union.
      15. Two postgraduate students, at least one of whom shall be a Higher Degree by Research Student, appointed by the Adelaide University Union.
      16. Two members of the Adelaide Education Academy: The Chair of the Adelaide Education Academy Executive Group and a nominee of the Chair of the Adelaide Education Academy Executive Group.

        Elected members to hold office for two years.

 

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