Senior Management Group

The Senior Management Group serves as a forum for consultation on and communication of executive decisions.

The role of the Senior Management Group

The Senior Management Group has a critical role in ensuring that Deakin continues to implement its strategic plan, LIVE the future: Agenda 2020, as quickly and effectively as possible.

It does this by:

  • ensuring that the members of the Senior Management Group are informed of and engaged with key decisions of the Executive and developments in the higher education sector
  • providing advice to the Executive on the implementation of aspects of the University's strategic agenda
  • considering reports from the Executive and external experts and providing feedback to the Executive as appropriate.

Members of the Senior Management Group

The Senior Management Group includes:

  • the Vice-Chancellor (Chair)
  • the Executive
  • Chair Academic Board 
  • Heads of School
  • Faculty Associate Deans 
  • Faculty General Managers 
  • Deakin University Student Association (DUSA) President and Vice-President
  • some other Executive direct reports who have management responsibilities.