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Membership of the Academic Board

Regulation 2.2(1) - The Academic Board sets down the composition of the Academic Board.

The term of office for Officers of the Academic Board is three years. The term of office for elected staff members of the Academic Board is two years and the term of office for student members of the Board is one year. All positions expire on 31 December. Elections for membership of the Academic Board are normally conducted in October of each year.


 Official Members (21)

  Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Chair, Academic Board
Professor Chris Hickey
22 March 2016 31 December 2017
Deputy Chair, Academic Board
Vacant
 31 December 2018
The Vice-Chancellor
Professor Jane den Hollander
N/A N/A
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
Professor Peter Hodgson (Interim)     
N/A N/A
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education 
Professor Beverley Oliver
N/A N/A
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Global Engagement
Professor Gary Smith
N/A N/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor Planning and Integrity
Professor Chris Gray
N/A N/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor Research Development and Training
Professor Joe Graffam
N/A N/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor Teaching and Learning
Professor Liz Johnson
N/AN/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor Strategic Partnerships
Professor Peter Hodgson
N/AN/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor Industry Development
Professor Guy Littlefair
N/AN/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor ICT, Innovation and Translation
Professor John Grundy
N/AN/A
Pro Vice-Chancellor Graduate Employment
Professor Dineli Mather
N/AN/A
Pro-Vice Chancellor International
Mr John Molony
N/AN/A
Executive Dean Faculty of Arts and Education
Professor Brenda Cherednichenko
N/A N/A
Executive Dean Faculty of Business and Law
Professor Mike Ewing
N/A N/A
Executive Dean Faculty of Health
Professor Brendan Crotty 
N/A N/A
Executive Dean Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment
Professor Trevor Day 
N/A N/A
University Librarian/Executive Director, Academic Support
Dr Craig Anderson
N/A N/A
Director, Institute of Koorie Education
Professor Liz Cameron 
N/A N/A

President, Deakin University Student Association (or nominee)
Ms Dana Harding (nominee)

N/AN/A


Academic Staff Members elected from each Faculty (32)

Arts and Education

  Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Professor Tim Winter 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Professor Linda Hancock 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
Professor Andrea Nolan 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
Professor Damien Kingsbury 1 January 2013 31 December 2017
Dr Julie Rowlands  1 January 2013 31 December 2016
Dr Chad Whelan 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
Dr Josephine Lang 1 August 2016 31 December 2017
A/Professor Grazyna Zajdow 1 August 2016 31 December 2017


Business and Law

  Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Professor Richard Reed 26 March 2012 31 December 2017
Professor Stuart Orr 1 January 2012 31 December 2016
Professor Matthew Warren 1 January 2014 31 December 2017
Professor Ken Parry18 February 201531 December 2016
A/Professor Andrea Vocino 1 January 2013 31 December 2016
A/Professor Dan Meagher 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
A/Professor Jamie Mustard 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Dr Kannan Thuraisamy 9 December 2015 31 December 2016


Health

  Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Professor Judy Currey 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Professor Helen Skouteris7 March 201631 December 2016
Professor Trish Livingston  1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Professor Jagat Kanwar 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
A/Professor Bodil Rasmussen 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Ms Teresa Capetola 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
Dr Linda Byrne 1 January 2014 31 December 2017
A/Professor Wendy Sutherland-Smith 1 January 2013 31 December 2016


Science, Engineering and the Built Environment

  Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Professor David Jones 1 January 2014 31 December 2017
Professor Leigh Ackland18 February 201531 December 2016
Professor Lynn Batten 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Professor Gleb Beliakov  1 January 2013 31 December 2016
A/Professor Jo Coldwell-Neilson 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
Dr Shui Yu 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
A/Professor Arun Patil 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Dr Angel Torriero 1 January 2016 31 December 2017


Members elected by and from the Professors of the University (3)


Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Professor Jack Reynolds 1 January 2015 31 December 2016
Professor Tania De Koning-Ward 1 January 2016 31 December 2017
Professor Aaron Russell 1 January 2015 31 December 2016


Members elected by and from the general staff (2)


Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
Ms Alison Pearce1 January 201631 December 2017
Ms Jo Collins1 January 201531 December 2016


Members co-opted to the Academic Board (1)

  Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
A/Professor Doug Creighton 21 October 2015     31 December 2017


Members elected by and from the students (3)



Date of initial term of office Expiry date of current term of office
UndergraduateMr Janish Kumar1 January 201531 December 2016
Postgraduate courseworkVacantTo be advised31 December 2017
Higher degrees by researchMr Matthew Larkin1 January 201431 December 2016


Rights of audience

Professors, Heads of Schools and Associate Deans, who are not members of the Academic Board, may attend meetings of the Board with rights of audience.

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