The Office of the Chief Operating Officer is critical to the achievement of the strategic and operational priorities of ACU.

About the office

The Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor leads the Corporate Services Portfolio, which supports and enables ACU’s strategic goals and mission.

It is comprised of the following directorates:

  • Student Administration
  • Properties and Facilities
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing and External Relations
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Planning and Strategic Management
  • Governance
  • General Counsel
  • Office of the Deputy Chief Operating Officer
  • Office of the Chief Operating Officer (includes the Service Matters Improvement Team).

Office staff

  • Dr Stephen Weller, Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor
  • Sharone Ciancio, Director, Corporate Services
  • Melinda Hunt, Executive Officer
  • Elizabeth Chlebicka, Administration Officer

Chief Operating Officer’s portfolios

  • University Senate
  • Company Secretary
  • Infrastructure
  • Information Technology
  • Properties and Facilities
  • Marketing and External Relations
  • Academic Registrar and Student Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Planning and Strategic Management
  • Governance and General Counsel.

Contact us

Dr Stephen Weller
Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor
Email Melinda Hunt, Executive Officer to the Chief Operating Officer
Phone: 02 9739 2932

Sharone Ciancio
Director, Corporate Services
Email Sharone Ciancio 
Phone: 03 9953 3778


Melinda Hunt
Executive Officer
Email Melinda Hunt
Phone: 02 9739 2932

Elizabeth Chlebicka
Administration Officer
Email Elizabeth Chlebicka
Phone: 03 9953 3264

 

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