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TEQSA risk analyst role

Tammi Jonas has been appointed as a senior risk analyst by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency. Jonas was president of the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations in 2010 and last year was CAPA’s research and policy adviser.  

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Thorn for R&D director

Curtin University has appointed the former director of the Australian Sustainable Development Institute, Charlie Thorn, as director research and development. Thorn has more than 30 years experience in research management, commercialisation and technology transfer in the agriculture, fisheries and university ...

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Honorary degree for Gallop

Former Western Australian Premier  Dr Geoff Gallop  is one of several people whose contributions to society will be recognised at The University of Western Australia during its autumn series of graduations for 3,471 students.  Gallop, who will be awarded Honorary Degree ...

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Westpac risk analyst joins Macquarie

Dr John Jarratt has been announced as the new head of the department of applied finance and actuarial studies for the Faculty of Business and Economics, Macquarie University. He comes to the university from his role as head of enterprise ...

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Kirkpatrick takes pro-VC role at Adelaide

The University of Adelaide will have a new head to oversee the student experience with the appointment of Professor Denise Kirkpatrick as pro vice-chancellor (student experience). Kirkpatrick is currently responsible for the production and delivery of the Open University’s learning ...

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TAFE institute gets new CEO

Dr Andy Giddy has taken over as chief executive of the Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT) following the retirement of long-serving former CEO, Brian MacDonald. Giddy studied veterinary science at the University of Melbourne and bioethics at UTS and the ...

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NEAS appoints new directors

English language teaching quality assurance body NEAS appointed two new directors as well as a communications manager to support the industry in the face of current challenges for the education sector. Associate Professor Seamus Fagan was elected to the board ...

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Getting back up after a disaster

Lessons have been learnt after the Queensland floods with IT managers looking at cloud computing and shared storage. Beverley Head reports. One in seven Australian businesses don’t spend a red cent on disaster recovery or business continuity, and more than ...

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