Elizabeth holds the role of Director, Students & Equity in Chancellery, working with the Deputy Provost on developing and achieving the University’s strategy in relation to students. Her career in University management and administration has been developed through extensive experience at Melbourne, along with roles at Monash University, Melbourne Water and the National Trust. A graduate of Melbourne and Swinburne universities, Elizabeth has completed studies in Arts, Commerce and Management. At Melbourne she has held various positions in student services, academic programs, faculty management (MDHS, ABP, Education, FVAS) and human resources, and in many of these has been actively involved in leading and managing organisational change.
As Acting Director, Academic Strategy, Elizabeth leads the University-level team of academic policy and strategy advisors and analysts. She is responsible for supporting the development and implementation of whole of University academic strategy and policy, including curriculum, quality of teaching, commercialisation of education, development of academic professional development and performance strategies and policies.