Academic Board is governed under clause 25 of ACU’s Constitution and Statute No 2.5, which includes details on its membership composition.

The current members of Academic Board are detailed below.

Ex-Officio Members

Name Membership Position
 Professor Tim McKenry
 Chair of Academic Board

Professor Greg Craven AO, GCSG

The Vice-Chancellor and President;

Dr Stephen Weller

Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor;

Professor Wayne McKenna

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Professor Zlatko Skrbis

Provost (Acting) and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education & Innovation) 

Professor Hayden Ramsay

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Coordination)

Fr Anthony Casamento, CSMA

Vice President

Professor Meg Stuart Deputy Provost (Acting)

Mr Chris Riley

Pro-Vice Chancellor, Global and Education Pathways;

Professor James McLaren

Pro-Vice Chancellor, Research;

Professor Michelle Campbell

Executive Dean of Health Sciences

Professor Terri Joiner

Executive Dean of Law and Business

Professor Elizabeth Labone

Executive Dean of Education and Arts

Professor Dermot Nestor

Executive Dean of Theology & Philosophy

Ms Kathryn Blyth

Academic Registrar and Director, Student Administration;

Associate Professor Anthony Whitty

Director, Learning and Teaching (Acting)

Ms Fides Lawton

Director, Libraries;

Ms Jane Ceolin

Director, First Peoples and Equity Pathways

Elected members

Name Membership Position

Professor Jan Seruga

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Education and Arts

Professor Noah Riseman

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Education and Arts

 Professor Justin Kemp

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Health Sciences

 Professor David Greene
 Professorial Representative – Faculty of Health Sciences

Professor Susan Dann

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Law and Business

Professor Spencer Zifcak

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Law and Business

Professor David Sim

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Theology and Philosophy

 Professor Clare Johnson

Professorial Representative – Faculty of Theology and Philosophy

Dr Richard Colledge

Non-Professorial Representative - Faculty of Theology and Philosophy

Dr Christiaan Jacobs-Vandegeer

Non-Professorial Representative - Faculty of Theology and Philosophy

Dr Bill Franzsen

Non-Professorial Representative - Faculty of Education and Arts

Professor Jann Carroll

Non-Professorial Representative - Faculty of Education and Arts

Ms Deborah Vukic

Student Representative

Ms Wendy Morrison

Student Representative

Nominated Members

Name Membership Position
Professor Paul Wormell

External professor, nominated by the Chair on behalf of Academic Board

Non-Voting Members

Name Membership Position
Professor Jim Nyland

Associate Vice-Chancellor, QLD

Dr John Ballard

Associate Vice-Chancellor, VIC

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