Deputy Chancellors

The Deputy Chancellor is a Fellow of Senate who has been elected by Senate for a two year term of office to assist the Chancellor in his or her role, acting as Chancellor when required or when the Chancellor is absent from the University or can otherwise not attend to the functions of the position.


1923-1926 Cecil Purser, BA MB ChM Sydney
1926-1928 The Hon Sir Philip Whistler Street KCMG, BA Sydney 
1928-1934 Sir Mungo William MacCallum KCMG, MA Glas LLD Sydney HonDLitt Oxf 
1936-1941 The Hon Sir Percival Halse Rogers KBE, BA Sydney BCL Oxf 
1936-1939 Arthur Edward Mills, MB ChM Sydney 
1939-1941  Sir Charles Bickerton Blackburn OBE, BA Adel MD ChM Sydney HonDLitt UNE & Sydney
HonDSc Tas, NSW & Qld HonLLD Melb & WAust, FRCP FRSM FRACP HonFRCPEd 
1942-1943 John Job Crew Bradfield CMG, BE DScEng Sydney 
1943-1946 Dame Constance D’Arcy DBE, MB ChM Sydney 
1946-1952 The Hon Mr Justice Ernest David Roper, BA LLB Sydney 
1953-1954 Sir Charles George McDonald, MB ChM Sydney, FRCP FRACP
1954-1958 The Hon Sir Victor Windeyer CBE CB DSO ED, MA LLB Sydney
1958-1966  Major-General Ivan Noel Dougherty CBE DSO ED, BEc Sydney 
1966-1969 The Reverend Bertram Russell Wyllie, MA BD  
1969-1970 Sir Hermann David Black AC, MEc DUniv Sydney HonDLitt N'cle(NSW) DUniv UNE, FCIS FASA
1970-1971 The Hon Mr Justice Russell Le Gay Brereton, BA LLB Sydney 
1971-1986 The Hon Mr Justice David Mayer Selby AM ED BA LLB Sydney
1986-1989
1991-2000
 Daphne Anne Kok, BA LLM Sydney
1989-1991 Emeritus Professor Dame Leonie Judith Kramer AC DBE, BA Melb MA Sydney
DPhil Oxf HonDLitt Tas HonLLD Melb & ANU HonDLitt Qld & NSW DUniv GUPS St Petersburg, FACE FAHA
2000-2003 Renata Ruzena Kaldor AO,  BA DipEd UNSW
2004-2008 Emeritus Professor Ann E Sefton AO,  BSc(Med) MB BS PhD DSc Sydney
2008– Alan Cameron AO, BA LLM Sydney