An innovative vision. A future with impact

Office of the Vice-Chancellor and President

Welcome to the Office of the Vice-Chancellor and President of Australian Catholic University, Professor Zlatko Skrbis.

It is a time to celebrate our successes while having the courage to ask – how can we do better? It is about being curious and persistent, creative and energetic, and keeping our Catholic mission at the centre of everything we do. It is about making changes that have a positive impact on our staff, our students, our stakeholders, and our communities.

Professor Zlatko Skrbis - Fourth Vice-Chancellor and President of Australian Catholic University.

Chair of Academic Board

The Chair of Academic Board reports to the University Senate, overseeing all matters relating to learning and teaching, research and research training, academic policy, programs and regulations. The Chair coordinates the work of Academic Board – providing senior academic leadership, efficient governance and effective communication between the academic community and the University Senior Executive.

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Leadership and governance

Strong leadership and governance are essential. We are an ambitious university which is focused on delivering excellence.

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Mission, Identity and values

As a Catholic university, we are guided by our clear mission, strong sense of identity, and firm set of values

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Our plans, your future


Innovation supports our commitment to be the best university possible for our students, staff and community. We are dedicated to delivering market facing courses, extending our digital capability, and improving the student experience.


We are building ACU’s digital education presence at the scale required to make an impact. ACU’s expansion to digital education, in addition to blended and face-to-face offerings, is a key strategic priority. Online digitally enhanced offerings extend our education reach and access.


Through engagement, we support communities and build lasting connections. Our philanthropy projects create opportunity for those in need, foster a spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship, and serve the common good.

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