Dr Leah Schwartz

Director, Academic Strategy Projects

The Director, Academic Strategy Projects works with the Provost on developing and achieving the University's academic strategy.

Leah has extensive experience managing complex policy review and program implementation processes in the higher education and government sectors. She has worked as an academic both in Australia and the United States and has held positions in State and Federal Government agencies, working on a range of issues related to the intersection of science and policy. Before joining the University Leah led the implementation of the University of Sydney’s education strategy and managed the academic misconduct and plagiarism taskforce. At the University of Melbourne, she is responsible for working with the Provost to develop and achieve the University’s academic strategy.


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The University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010 Australia