Board of Directors

Summary

Name Position Organisation Appointment
Mr Paul Fegan Chair Independent

 

 

Professor Jonathan Stone Executive Director University

Professor of Retinal and Cerebral Neurobiology

Professor Rebecca Mason Deputy Director University

Professor and Head of Discipline of Physiology

Professor Chris Murphy
Director University

Associate Dean and Head of School of Medical Sciences

Professor Arthur Conigrave
Director University

Deputy Dean & Associate Dean (Finance), Faculty of Medicine

Ms Janice Taylor Director Independent  
Ms Rowena Tucker Director Independent

Chief Executive Officer, Diabetes Vaccine Development Centre

Mr Glenn Wran Director Independent

Director at Energy 2035 Limited, Owner & Director at Linden Enterprises Australia Pty Ltd

FURTHER INFORMATION

Name Affiliation

Date of Current Appoinment

Mr Paul Fegan

Chair

 

Independent

Formerly Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, St George Bank Ltd.

Paul was appointed Chief Executive Officer of St George Bank in November 2007 and Managing Director in February 2008.  He left St George in December 2008 following the merger of the Bank with Westpac.  Paul has been in the financial services industry for 30 years.  Previously based in the United Kingdom as Chief Operating Officer of Yorkshire Bank, Paul was also a Director of Clydesdale Bank, both owned by the National Australia Bank (NAB).  His background with NAB covered a period of some 25 years across a wide range of businesses, corporate areas and change management initiatives in Australia, New York, Hong Kong the UK and Ireland.

He completed his Master of Business Administration at the University of Melbourne in 1996.  Mr Fegan is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Banking and Finance and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

 

2009

Professor Jonathan Stone

Executive Director

 

University Nominee

Professor of Retinal and Cerebral Neurobiology

BSc (Med) (Hons), PhD, DSc (Sydney); Fellow, Australian Academy of Science; Fellow, Australian Institute of Biology; Former Director, Institute for Biomedical Research (2000 - 2003), Challis Professor of Anatomy (1987 - 2003), Managing Trustee - Sir Zelman Cowen Universities Fund

2006

Professor Rebecca Mason

Deputy Director

University Nominee

Professor and Head of Discipline of Physiology

Professor Mason has served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research and on National Health and Medical Research Council Grant Review Panels for Endocrinology and Reproduction and Musculoskeletal diseases. She is a member of the Technical Committee of the Commission Internationale de L’Eclairage (International Commission of Illumination) on Sunlight, Health and Vitamin D. She serves on a committee updating Clinical Guidelines for melanoma prevention and management for the National Health and Medical Research Council.

2009

Professor Chris Murphy

Director

University Nominee

Bosch Professor of Histology and Embryology and Professor of Female Reproductive Biology; Associate Dean and Head, School of Medical Sciences, The University of Sydney; Research Associate, Centre for Early Human Development, Monash University; Honorary Consultant in Physiology, RNSH

BSc (Hons 1) (Adelaide), PhD (Flinders) D Sc (Sydney) Fellow, Royal Microscopical Society; Councillor, Anatomical Society of Australia and New Zealand; Editorial Boards: J Morphology, Acta Histochemica, J Molecular Histology, J Endocrinology

2006

Professor Arthur Conigrave

Director

University Nominee

Deputy Dean and Associate Dean (Finance), Faculty of Medicine & Professor in Molecular Nutrition and Cellular Endocrinology

MD PhD FRACP

2012

Ms Janice Taylor

Director

Independent

Formerly: Head, Sydney Harbour Conservancy, General Manager, Marketing & Fundraising, Multiple Sclerosis Australia; Executive Director, Sydney Cancer Centre Foundation; Head, Corporate and Donor Relations, World Vision Australia; Manager, Major Gifts, Mission Australia Income Development.

 

2007

Ms Rowena Tucker

Director

Independent

Chief Executive Officer, Diabetes Vaccine Development Centre

MSc (UNSW)

Formerly Acting Director Medical Research, NSW Department of State and Region Development; Associate Director Medical Research, Ministry for Science and Medical Research; Manager, Research & Development Policy Branch, NSW Health; Principal Policy Analyst for Biotechnology, Research & Development Policy Branch, NSW Health Clerk

 

2008

Mr Glenn Wran

Independent

Director at Energy 2035 Limited, Owner & Director at Linden Enterprises Australia Pty Ltd

Formerly Consultant at The Executive Connection (TEC), Director at Interplast Aust & NZ, Managing Director at Investment Capital Pty Ltd, District Governor at Rotary International, Divisional Manager at NSW Businesslink, General Manager at Department of Commerce, Director at CSAHS, Chairman at Childrens Cochlear Implant Centre, Director at Business Enterprise Centre, Director Marketing & PR at Bond University.

2013