Office of the Chief Operating Officer & Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Stephen Weller

Dr Stephen Weller

Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

The Chief Operating Officer & Deputy Vice-Chancellor is a member of the Senior Executive Group at Australian Catholic University. In this role Dr Weller leads the Corporate Services Portfolio which is critical to the achievement of the strategic and operational priorities of the University. The Portfolio includes infrastructure; information technology; properties and facilities; marketing and external relations; academic registrar and student administration; human resources; finance; planning & strategic management; and governance and general counsel. Dr Weller is also responsible for providing effective corporate governance through the University Senate and Company in his role as Company Secretary.

Dr Weller has more than 20 years’ experience in tertiary education across six universities in three states. He holds a PhD in Organisational Justice from Victoria University; a Master of Business Administration from the University of Technology, Sydney; a Master of Commerce, Employment Relations from the University of Western Sydney; and a Bachelor of Arts, Government and Public Administration from the University of Sydney.