Academic Board Membership

Elections are currently underway, with the new membership of Academic Board defined in the board’s revised Terms of Reference. If you are interested in nominating to be a member of Academic Board, please read the information provided on the Elections and Induction pages, or contact acbdsecretary@une.edu.au.

The current Academic Board members are listed below, including links to a more detailed profile where available.

Executive

Professor Nick Reid, Chair (term as Chair ends first meeting 2019)

Professor Mark Perry, Deputy Chair (term ends first meeting 2018)

Associate Professor Penelope (Pep) Serow, Deputy Chair (term ends first meeting 2019)

Ex officio Members

Professor Annabelle Duncan – Vice-Chancellor

Professor Todd Walker – Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Professor Jonathan Powles – Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic Innovation)

Professor Heiko Daniel – Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Heads of School

Professor Dugald Williamson – Arts

Professor Lloyd Weeks – Humanities

Professor Paul Martin – Law (acting)

Associate Professor Anne-Marie Morgan – Education

Professor Alison Sheridan – UNE School of Business

Professor Lewis Bizo – Behavioural, Cognitive & Social Sciences

Professor Aron Murphy – Science & Technology and Environmental & Rural Science

Professor Debra Dunstan – Health (temporary replacement)

Professor Rod McClure – Rural Medicine

Elected Members

School of Arts  (term ends day prior to the first Board meeting of 2019)

Dr Zifirdaus Adnan

Professor Russell McDougall

School of Behavioural, Cognitive & Social Sciences (terms ends day prior to the first Board meeting 2018)

Associate Professor Robyn Bartel

Associate Professor Einar Thorsteinsson

School of Education (terms ends day prior to the first Board meeting 2018)

Associate Professor Penelope (Pep) Serow

Dr Mitch Parkes

School of Environmental & Rural Science (term ends day prior to the first Board meeting of 2019)

Mr Rex Glencross-Grant

Professor Nick Reid

School of Health  (term ends day prior to the first Board meeting of 2019)

Dr Jackie Lea

School of Humanities (terms ends day prior to the first Board meeting 2020)

Dr Tristan Taylor

Professor Adrian Walsh

School of Law (terms ends day prior to the first Board meeting 2020)

Ms Michelle Edgely

Professor Mark Perry

School of Rural Medicine (term ends day before first Board meeting 2018)

Ms Lisa Shipley

Associate Professor Phillip Braslins

School of Science & Technology (term ends day before first Board meeting 2018)

Dr Erica Smith

Associate Professor Chris Fellows

UNE Business School (terms ends day prior to the first Board meeting 2020)

Dr Leopold Bayerlein

Professor Gabriel Donleavy (temporary replacement)

Undergraduate Members Elected by Students

Ms Penny Leary (term ends at the commencement of the first meeting in 2018)

Mr Isaac Fogarty (term ends at the commencement of the first meeting in 2019)

Postgraduate Members Elected by Students

Mr Andrew Bayley, coursework postgraduate representative (temporary replacement)

Ms Leah Macdonald, higher degree research representative

Observers (right of attendance and debate)

Mr Brendan Peet – University Secretary and Chief Legal & Governance Officer

Members of the University's Senior Executive

Observers are welcome to attend a board meeting but are asked to advise the Secretary to Academic Board one week prior to the meeting.