Dr Stephen Weller is joining the Australian Catholic University as chief operating officer and deputy vice-chancellor (administration). Weller joins ACU from James Cook University where he is deputy vice-chancellor (university services) and head of the Cairns campus. He has been pro vice-chancellor of students and technology at Victoria University in Melbourne and campus manager at the University of Queensland, Gatton. Weller has more than 20 years experience across five universities in three states. He holds a PhD in Organisational Justice from Victoria University, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Technology, Sydney and a Master of Commerce, Employment Relations from the University of Western Sydney.