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Baldock to lead Macquarie science faculty

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: May 28, 2012

Current head of the School of Physics at the University of Sydney, Professor Clive Baldock will become the new Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science at Macquarie University. Acting Vice-Chancellor Professor Jim Piper said Professor Baldock was the ideal person to lead Macquarie’s already highly-regarded science faculty to even ...

Kofman to head Melbourne business faculty

Relevance: 96%      Posted on: April 16, 2012

Professor Paul Kofman is to become the new dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Melbourne. Currently deputy dean and professor of finance, Kofman, succeeds Professor Margaret Abernethy as faculty dean. Abernethy has stepped down after eight years to become the first Sir Douglas Copland ...

New role to increase number of Indigenous students

Relevance: 95%      Posted on: August 30, 2010

Shaun Ewen will take on the newly created role of associate dean Indigenous Development) at the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences. In the role he will focus on reviewing pathways for indigenous students to study health sciences and on implementing an indigenous staff employment strategy ...

Business dean at Swinburne

Relevance: 90%      Posted on: October 29, 2012

With more than 20 years' experience at Swinburne University of Technology, Professor Michael Gilding will take up his new role as executive dean of the Faculty of Business and Enterprise. Gilding is currently deputy dean (research) in the Faculty of Life and Social Sciences and professor of sociology at Swinburne ...

Wollongong faculty mergers outlined

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: September 10, 2012

The new plan for the university is not about reducing staff, says the vice-chancellor, but about using their resources better. With his sights firmly set on securing the University of Wollongong a place in the world’s top 1 per cent of institutions, vice-chancellor Professor Paul Wellings says that merging some existing ...

Beynon to be engineering head at UA

Relevance: 82%      Posted on: April 4, 2012

The University of Adelaide has announced the appointment of Professor John Beynon as executive dean, Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences. Beynon will take over the position from Professor Peter Dowd who led the Faculty since July 2004 and retires this July. Beynon is currently president, Australian Council of Engineering ...

Bond names medicine faculty chief

Relevance: 80%      Posted on: August 22, 2014

Professor Helen Chenery will commence as executive dean of health sciences and medicine faculty at Bond University in September. Chenery was previously deputy executive dean academic at the University of Queensland’s faculty of health. Most recently, she was professor and director of the Asia-Pacific centre for neuromodulation at the University of Queensland. In ...

Kaplan appointed dean at QUT

Relevance: 78%      Posted on: November 10, 2008

Professor Simon Kaplan has been appointed the first executive dean of the new Faculty of Science and Technology at Queensland University of Technology. Kaplan joined QUT in 2004 as the Faculty of Information Technology executive dean. He began his academic career at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, where ...

Harvard makes a DASH for open access

Relevance: 77%      Posted on: September 14, 2009

The wisdom of some of the world’s best researchers is now freely available following another step toward open access by Harvard University. Last week, the university launched its digital access to scholarship at Harvard (DASH) – a university-wide, open-access repository – and already more than 350 members of the Harvard research ...

Monash appoints law dean

Relevance: 76%      Posted on: November 12, 2012

Monash University has appointed renowned researcher and legal consultant Professor Bryan Horrigan as the new dean of the faculty of law. Horrigan currently holds the Louis Waller chair of law within the faculty and is also the associate dean (research). He is a long-standing law firm consultant in business and ...