Mr Stuart Hamilton AO has held leadership positions in public administration and the education sector, recently with a focus on the application of new technologies to learning. He was Chief Executive Officer of Open Universities Australia from 2003 to 2012 and was a member of the expert panel on information for the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). Previously he was Executive Director to the Australian Vice-Chancellors' Committee, the forerunner to Universities Australia.
Stuart was Secretary of the Victorian Department of Education and Training from 2001 to 2002, Chair of the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority from 2004 to 2006, Chair of the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority from 2006 to 2012 and a member of the Victorian Skills Commission from 2006 to 2012.
Stuart is a member of the Deakin Audit and Risk Committee.
BArts (Hons), BEc