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Current Membership

The composition of Academic Board is determined by Paragraph 4 - Membership of Board of the University of Canberra Academic Board Rules 2011 [formerly Academic Board Statute 1990 (Statute No. 1)] and Division 2.3 of the University of Canberra Act 1989 (as amended)

(a) the Vice-Chancellor or his or her nominee; (1)

Professor D Saini Vice-Chancellor

(b) the Chairperson appointed by Council under section 21 of the Act; (1)

Professor D Sharma - term expires 31 December 2019

(c) the heads of faculties determined by Council under section 8 of the Act; (6)

Professor L Anderson Faculty of Arts & Design
Professor M Sainsbury (Acting)Faculty Business, Government and Law
Professor Elisa Martinez-Marroquin (Acting)Faculty of Science and Technology
Professor G Riordan Faculty of Education
Professor D Upton Faculty of Health

(d) the heads of other bodies designated by Council under section 20(d) of the Act; (1)

Professor P Radoll Ngunnawal Centre

(e) the Deputy Vice-Chancellors appointed by Council under section 10(3) of the Act (2)

Professor N Klomp Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Ms V WilliamsDeputy Vice-Chancellor (Finance and Infrastructure)
Professor George Cho (Acting) Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)

(f) up to four professors who are not members of the Board under another paragraph of this subsection elected by the academic staff who have been appointed as professor by the Council; (4)

Professor James Robertson - term expires 31 December 2018
Professor A Quazi - term expires 31 December 2018
Professor Milind Sathye - term expires 31 December 2018
Professor Reena Ghildyal- term expires 31 December 2018

(g) one member of the academic staff of each faculty elected by the academic staff members of that faculty; (7)

Associate Professor Dr Tony Eaton Faculty of Arts & Design
- term expires 31 December 2018
Assistant Professor A Mollik Faculty of Business, Government & Law
- term expires 31 December 2018
Associate Professor Girija Chetty Faculty of Science and Technology 
- term expires 31 December 2018
Associate Professor John Rolley Faculty of Health
- term expires 31 December 2018
TBA
Faculty of Education
- term expires 31 December 2018

(h) one member of the general staff elected by members of that staff to be a member of Council under section 11(1)(f) of the Act and appointed to Academic Board by Council under section 20(g) of the Act; (1) (See also para (j) below)

Ms M Eversons - term expires 31 December 2018 

(i) one member of the academic staff elected by members of that staff to be a member of the Council under section 11 (1) (e) of the Act; (1)

Dr Holly Northam - term expires 31 December 2018 

(j) one undergraduate and one postgraduate student elected from among their number by the students of the University; (2)

Mr Ian Dudley undergraduate representative
- term expires 31 December 2018
TBA postgraduate representative
- term expires 31 December 2018 

(k) the person or persons (if any) appointed by the Council after receiving the advice of the Board under section 20(g) of the Act. (0 + 1)
Not more than six (6) people, including any appointment made under paragraph 4(1)(k), may hold appointments under section 20(g) of the Act at any one time and the period of such appointments may not exceed two years.
(See also para (h) above)


Invited Observers (up to 16)

Dr Kim Blackmore Acting Director, Teaching & Learning
Ms Jo Asquith CEO & Academic Director, University of Canberra College
Ms Melissa Hankinson Deputy Director, Quality and Service Improvement
Assistant Professor Scott Pearsall Acting Director, Student Success
Ms Jenni Saville Director, UC International
Dr H MarsdenDirector, Gradute Research and Researcher Development
Professor Lawrence PratchettPro-Vice Chancellor (Student, Partnerships and International)

Associate Deans (Education) who are not a member of the Board in some other capacity:

Associate Professor S Burford Faculty of Arts & Design
Assistant Professor S Priest Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Professor Wanli Ma  Faculty of Science and Technology 
Associate Professor T Brown Faculty of Health
Professor Ting WangFaculty of Education

Associate Deans (Research) who are not a member of the Board in some other capacity:

Professor D Carter Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Professor R Goecke Faculty of Science and Technology 
Associate Professor T Brown Faculty of Health
Professor S BassonFaculty of Arts & Design
Professor Robert Fitzgerald
Faculty of Education

Academic Board Executive Committee

MemberPositionAlternate
Professor Dharmendra Sharma Chair of Academic BoardDeputy Chair of Academic Board
Professor James RobertsonDeputy Chair of Academic BoardProfessor Reena Ghildyal
Professor Nicholas KlompDeputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)Professor Lyndon Anderson
Professor Deep SainiVice-ChancellorProfessor George Cho (Acting DVC(R)
Associate Professor John RolleyOne member of Academic Board who is also a member of academic staff.Associate Professor Tony Eaton
Mr Ian DudleyOne member of Academic Board who is also a student.PostGrad Student (TBA)

Academic Board Representative at Sub-Committees

MemberPositionCommittee 
Professor James RobertsonAcademic Board RepresentativeUniversity Education Committee
Professor Milind SathyeAcademic Board RepresentativeUniversity Education Committee
Professor Ali QuaziAcademic Board RepresentativeUniversity Research Committee
Professor Reena GhildyalAcademic Board RepresentativeUniversity Research Committee
Professor Peter RadollAcademic Board RepresentativeUniversity Admissions Committee

As at: 5th February 2018