The Academic Board is the principal academic advisory body to Senate and is established under the University of Queensland Act 1998. The Board advises Senate and the Vice-Chancellor on all matters relating to and affecting the University’s teaching, research and educational programs.

The role and function of the Academic Board are set out under the PPL 1.30.03 Academic Board.

The Academic Board and its committees are part of the University's current governance structure. 

 

*As at 5 November 2021

2022 meeting dates 

Meeting                                Date and Time                           
Academic Board 2022/01Monday 14 February 2022, 9.00am
Academic Board 2022/02Monday 21 March 2022, 9.00am
Academic Board 2022/03Monday 9 May 2022, 9.00am
Academic Board 2022/04Monday 13 June 2022, 9.00am
Academic Board 2022/05Friday 5 August 2022, 2.00pm (previously Monday 8 August 2022, 9.00am)
Academic Board 2022/06Friday 14 October 2022, 2.00pm (previously Monday 10 October 2022, 9.00am)
Academic Board 2022/07Friday 25 November 2022, 2.00pm (previously Monday 21 November 2022,, 9.00am)

Membership Category

Role

Title

Name

Surname

Unit/affiliation

Ex officioPresident of the Board (Chairperson)ProfessorCraigFranklin 
Ex officioDeputy President of the BoardProfessorLydiaKavanagh 
Ex officioVice-ChancellorProfessorDeborahTerry 
Ex officioProvostProfessorAidanByrne 
Ex officioDeputy Vice-ChancellorProfessorMarkBlows (Acting)Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
Ex officioDeputy Vice-ChancellorProfessorDoune Macdonald (Acting)Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Ex officioDeputy Vice-ChancellorMrRongyuLiDeputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement)
Ex officioDeputy Provost  VacantDeputy Provost
Ex officioPro-Vice-ChancellorMsJenniferKarlson

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Advancement)

Ex officioPro-Vice-ChancellorMrBrettLovegrovePro-Vice-Chancellor (Global Partnerships)
Ex officioPro-Vice-ChancellorProfessorBronwynFredericksPro-Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous Engagement)
Ex officio

Pro-Vice-Chancellor 

Associate ProfessorKevinJack (Acting)Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Infrastructure)
Ex officioPro-Vice-ChancellorProfessorAlastairMcEwanPro-Vice-Chancellor (Researcher Development)
Ex officioPro-Vice-Chancellor  VacantPro-Vice-Chancellor (Research)
Ex officioPro-Vice-Chancellor ProfessorPauline Ford (Acting)Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning)
Ex officioExecutive Dean of FacultyProfessorAndrewGriffithsFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Ex officioExecutive Dean of FacultyProfessorVickiChenFaculty of Engineering, Arcitecture and Information Technology
Ex officioExecutive Dean of FacultyProfessorBruceAbernethyFaculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Ex officioExecutive Dean of FacultyProfessorHeatherZwickerFaculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ex officioExecutive Dean of FacultyProfessorGeoffMcCollFaculty of Medicine
Ex officioExecutive Dean of FacultyProfessorMelissaBrownFaculty of Science
Ex officioDean, Graduate SchoolProfessorHelenKlaebeGraduate School
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Academic)ProfessorPollyParkerFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Academic)Associate ProfessorLizaO'MooreFaculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Academic)ProfessorBlakeMcKimmie (Acting)Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Academic)ProfessorJulieDuckFaculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Academic)ProfessorNickShawFaculty of Medicine
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Academic)ProfessorSusanRowlandFaculty of Science
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Research)ProfessorMartie-LouiseVerreynneFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Research)ProfessorMatthewDarguschFaculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Research)ProfessorGregoryMonteithFaculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Research)ProfessorGregMarstonFaculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Research)ProfessorKarenMoritzFaculty of Medicine
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Research)ProfessorJennySeddonFaculty of Science
Ex officioAssociate Dean (Clinical)ProfessorGeraldHoltmannOne UQ – Health
Ex officioMedical DeanProfessorStuartCarneyFaculty of Medicine
Ex officioHead of School ProfessorBrentRitchieBEL - School of Business
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorDanielZizzoBEL - School of Economics
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorRickBigwoodBEL - School of Law
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorCameronBruhnEAIT - School of Architecture
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorJustinCooper-WhiteEAIT - School of Chemical Engineering
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorTom BaldockEAIT - School of Civil Engineering
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorMichaelBruenigEAIT - School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorRossMcAreeEAIT - School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorSasoIvanovskiHABS - School of Dentistry
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorSandyBrauerHABS - School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorJohnCairneyHABS - School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorTracyHumphreyHABS - School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorSarahRoberts-ThomsonHABS - School of Pharmacy
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorVirginiaSlaughterHABS - School of Psychology
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorBronwynLeaHASS - School of Communication and Arts
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorPatriciaMorrellHASS - School of Education
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorLisaFeatherstoneHASS - School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorGregHaingeHASS - School of Languages and Cultures
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorLiamViney HASS - School of Music
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorKatharineGelberHASS - School of Political Science and International Studies
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorLyndaCheshireHASS - School of Social Science
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorElizabethCoulsonMedicine - School of Biomedical Sciences
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorElizabethEakinMedicine - School of Public Health
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorNealMenziesScience - School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Ex officioHead of School (Interim)ProfessorSteveChenowethScience - School of Biological Sciences
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorPaulYoungScience - School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorPatrickMossScience - School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorJosephGrotowskiScience - School of Mathematics and Physics
Ex officioHead of SchoolProfessorNigelPerkinsScience - School of Veterinary Science
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorAlanRowanAustralian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorIanHendersonInstitute for Molecular Bioscience
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorLisa McDaidInstitute for Social Science Research
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorKarenBensonInstitute for Teaching and Learning Innovation
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorMaherGandhiMater Research Institute — UQ
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorMatthewMorellQueensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorPankajSahQueensland Brain Institute
Ex officioDirector of InstituteProfessorNevillePlintSustainable Minerals Institute
Ex officioOtherMrAndrewFlanneryChief Operating Officer
Ex officioOtherMrJulianWilsonDirector, Institute for Continuing and TESOL Education
Ex officioOtherMrAndrewLeeDirector, Student Affairs
Ex officioOtherAssociate ProfessorAndrewBonnellPresident, UQ Branch of the NTEU
Ex officioOtherMsEmilySearlePresident, UQ Union
Ex officioOtherMsCarolineWilliamsUniversity Librarian
Ex officioOtherMrRowanSaltChief Information Officer
ElectedProfessorial (2020 - 2022)ProfessorDanielRodriguezCentre for Crop Science
ElectedProfessorial (2020 - 2022)ProfessorDebraBernhardtAustralian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
ElectedProfessorial (2020 - 2022)ProfessorBrianLovellSchool of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
ElectedProfessorial (2020 - 2022)ProfessorBrendaGannonSchool of Economics
ElectedProfessorial (2020 - 2022)ProfessorAndrewCresswellSchool of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
ElectedProfessorial (2020 - 2022)Professor ElizabethAitkenQueensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorAlphaYapInstitute for Molecular Bioscience
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorLongbinHuangCentre for Mined Land Rehabilitation
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorDiannEleyFaculty of Medicine
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorTraceyBundaAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorPeterHalleySchool of Chemical Engineering
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorGraemeOrrSchool of Law
ElectedProfessorial (2021 - 2023)ProfessorPetaAshworthDirector, Andrew Liveris Academy for Innovation and Leadership
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)ProfessorAminAbboshSchool of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)Professor Nancy PachanaSchool of Psychology
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)ProfessorPaulHenmanSchool of Social Science
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)Professor Karen ThorpeInstitute for Social Science Research
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)ProfessorMassimoHilliardQueensland Brain Institute
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)ProfessorPeterKopittkeSchool of Agriculture and Food Sciences
ElectedProfessorial (2022 - 2024)Professor Jack CleggSchool of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)Associate ProfessorSeanMillardSchool of Biomedical Sciences
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)Associate ProfessorBadinGibbesSchool of Civil Engineering
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)Associate ProfessorMartinEdwardsSchool of Business
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)Associate ProfessorPeterSuttonSchool of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)DrTedNannicelliSchool of Communication and Arts
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)DrAnniePohlmanSchool of Languages and Cultures
ElectedNon-Professorial (2020 - 2022)DrAngusMorrisonSustainable Minerals Institute
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)Associate ProfessorJayWeerawardenaSchool of Business
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)Associate ProfessorJasonLodgeSchool of Education &  Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)Associate ProfessorKellyMatthewsInstitute for Teaching and Learning Innovation
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)DrAnnabelSmithSchool of Agriculture & Food Sciences
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)DrGeoffWilkesSchool of Languages and Cultures
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)DrSharleneLeroy-DyerSchool of Business
ElectedNon-Professorial (2021 - 2023)DrKellyGreenopSchool of Architecture
ElectedNon-Professorial (2022 - 2024)Associate ProfessorTim KastelleUQ Business School
ElectedNon-Professorial (2022 - 2024)Associate ProfessorRatilalLallooSchool of Dentistry
ElectedNon-Professorial (2022 - 2024)DrChrisHaySchool of Communication and Arts
ElectedNon-Professorial (2022 - 2024)Associate ProfessorMargueriteLa CazeSchool of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
ElectedNon-Professorial (2022 - 2024)DrMatildeBalbiQueensland Brain Institute
ElectedNon-Professorial (2022 - 2024)Associate ProfessorFiona Simpson-FraserUQ Diamantina Institute
ElectedStudent (2022)MrAlexSmock 
ElectedStudent (2022)MsSamaraParadine 
ElectedStudent (2022)MrVishaakGangasandra 
ElectedStudent (2022)MsEllieMaas 
ElectedStudent (2022)DrSamuelChan 
AppointedDirector of a University CentreProfessorDavidAbramsonResearch Computing Centre
ObserverObserverMrMatthewToomeyChief Financial Officer (Acting)
ObserverObserverDrAlisterJuryDirector, Human Resources Services
ObserverObserverMrFabbyErnestaActing Director, Property and Facilities
ObserverObserverMrPaul NichollsExecutive Director, Research Partnerships
ObserverObserverMsLisaKennedyDirector, Research Partnerships
ObserverObserverMsHelenMorahanDeputy Director, Academic Services
ObserverObserverDrMarkEwenAssociate Director, Academic Services
ObserverObserverMsKellyRobinsonChief Marketing and Communication Officer
ObserverObserverDrCarlaTromansRepresentative, Heads of College
ObserverObserverMsGlendaJacobsGeneral Manager, Student Affairs, UQ Union
SecretariatSecretaryMrMarkEricksonAcademic Registrar
SecretariatAssistant SecretaryMsEricaWardAcademic Policy and Programs


* As at 1 July 2022

Agendas, minutes and annual reports are available to Academic Board members and UQ staff on Academic Board SharePoint site.

Contacts:

Academic Board Office:

Level 4 J.D. Story Building 
The University of Queensland 
St Lucia QLD 4072
+61 7 336 51320