Fellows of Senate

Current Fellows – by category

Updated 24 March 2014


Chancellor (official member)

  • Ms Belinda Hutchinson AM
    (Current term of office: 4 February 2013 - 6 February 2017)

Deputy Chancellor (official member)

  • Mr Alan Cameron AO
    (Current term of office: 3 February - 31 December 2014)

Pro-Chancellors

  • Mr Alec Brennan AM
    (Current term of office: 2 March 2013 - March Senate meeting in 2015)
  • Mr Robert Leece AM RFD
    (Current term of office: 17 March 2014 - 28 February 2015)

Vice-Chancellor and Principal (official member)

  • Dr Michael Spence
    (Term of office: from 11 July 2008)

Chair, Academic Board (official member)

  • Associate Professor Peter McCallum
    (Current term of office: 1 January 2014 to 31 December 2015)

Appointed Fellows of Senate

Six Fellows appointed by the Minister for Education and Training
(Current term of office: 1 January 2014 - 31 December 2017)

  • Ms Leah Armstrong
  • Mr Alec Brennan AM
  • Mr Alan Cameron AO (1 January - 31 December 2014)
  • Mrs Dorothy Hoddinott AO
  • Mr Kevin McCann AM
  • Mr David Mortimer AO


Fellow appointed by Senate:
(Current term of office: 1 March 2011 to 28 February 2015)

  • Mr Robert Leece AM RFD

Elected Fellows of Senate

Four Fellows elected by and from the academic staff:
(Current term of office: 1 June 2013 to 31 May 2015)

  • Professor Marian Baird
  • Dr Gil Merom
  • Professor Chris Murphy
  • Professor Robert van Krieken


One Fellow elected by and from the non-academic staff:
(Current term of office: 1 June 2013 to 31 May 2015)

  • Ms Jordi Austin


One Fellow elected by and from the undergraduate students:
(Current term of office: 1 December 2012 to 30 November 2014)

  • Mr Patrick Massarani


One Fellow elected by and from the postgraduate students:
(Current term of office: 1 December 2012 to 30 November 2014)

  • Mr James Flynn


Five Fellows elected by and from the graduates:
(Current term of office: 1 December 2013 to 30 November 2017)

  • The Hon Verity Firth
  • Mr Peter FitzSimons AM
  • Ms Kate McClymont
  • Dr Catriona Menzies-Pike
  • Mr Andrew West