Academic Governance

Membership of Academic Senate

Ex-Officio

  • Vice Chancellor: Prof Peter Rathjen
  • Provost: Prof Mike Calford
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research): Prof Paddy Nixon
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Students and Education): Prof David Sadler
  • Principal, Australian Maritime College: Prof Neil Bose
  • Director, Menzies Research Institute: Prof Thomas Marwick 
  • Executive Director, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS): Prof Mike Coffin
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Training): Prof Imelda Whelehan 
  • Registrar: Mr Nigel Ewan
  • Professor of Aboriginal Higher Education: TBA 
  • President, TUU: Mr Isaac Foster
  • Postgraduate President, TUU: Mrs Aarati Khanal
  • Campus President (North): Miss Cassandra Shim
  • International Students Officer: TBA

Deans

  • Arts: Prof Sue Dodds
  • Education: Prof John Williamson 
  • Health: Prof Denise Fassett 
  • Law (HOS Law) : Prof Margaret Otlowski
  • Science, Engineering & Technology: Prof Margaret Britz
  • Tasmanian School of Business & Economics: Prof Gary O'Donovan

Heads of School

  • Architecture & Design: Dr Cerdiwen Owen (Acting)
  • Biological Sciences: Assoc Prof Anthony Koutoulis 
  • Education: Assoc Prof Karen Swabey
  • Engineering & ICT: Prof Stewart Franks (Acting)
  • Health Sciences: Prof Steven Campbell
  • Humanities: Prof Ralph Crane (Acting)
  • Land & Food: Prof Holger Meinke 
  • Law: (Dean of Faculty)
  • Medicine: Prof Justin Walls
  • Physical Sciences: Prof John Dickey
  • Social Sciences: Prof Catherine Palmer 
  • Tasmanian College of the Arts: Prof Marie Sierra
  • Tasmanian School of Business & Economics: Assoc Prof Martin Grimmer

Directors of National Centres

  • National Centre for Marine Conservation & Resource Sustainability (NCMCRS): Assoc Prof John Purser
  • National Centre for Maritime Engineering & Hydrodynamics (NCMEH): Prof Giles Thomas
  • National Centre for Ports & Shipping (NCPS): Prof Dev Ranmuthugala 

Chairs of Faculty Boards

  • Arts
  • Business & Economics
  • Education
  • Health
  • Law
  • Science, Engineering & Technology 

Elected Members

  • Chair: Prof Dianne Nicol  Term:  31.12.2015
  • Deputy Chair:  Prof Dominic Geraghty  Term:  31.12.2016
     
  • Research Fellow:  TBA  Term:  31.12.2015

Members of Academic Staff:

  • Dr Megan Alessandrini     Term:  31.12.2014  
  • Mr Anthony Beckett     Term:  31.12.2015
  • Prof Elissa Cameron     Term:  31.12.2015
  • Dr Andrea Carr    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Assoc Prof Kate Crowley    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Dr Julian Dermoudy    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Assoc Prof Mark Dibben     Term:  31.12.2015
  • Dr Richard Doyle    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Assoc Prof Doug Ezzy    Term:  31.12.2015
  • Prof Emily Hilder    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Dr John Kenny    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Assoc Prof Caroline Mohammed    Term:  31.12.2015
  • Assoc Prof Janette Radford    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Dr Anya Reading    Term:  31.12.2015
  • Prof Jim Reid    Term:  31.12.2015
  • Dr Adam Russell    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Assoc Prof Elaine Stratford    Term:  31.12.2015
  • Prof John Tisdell    Term:  31.12.2014
  • Dr Ashley Townsend    Term:  31.12.2015
  • Dr Stewart Williams     Term:  31.12.2015

Observers:

  • Prof Janelle Allison, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Regional Development)
  • Mr Paul Barnett, Senior Executive Director (Business Development) 
  • Assoc Prof Natalie Brown, Head, Tasmanian Institute of Learning & Teaching
  • Mr David Clerk, Chief Operating Officer
  • Prof Richard Coleman, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Collaboration & Infrastructure)
  • Prof Peter Frappell, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement)
  • Prof Sue Kilpatrick, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students) 
  • Mrs Karmen Pemberton, (Acting) University Librarian
  • Prof Andrew Wells, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Strategy)

Secretary:

  • Ms Sonia Nelson