Professor Michael Wesley

Deputy Vice-Chancellor International

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor International is responsible for leading the University's international engagement.

As Deputy Vice-Chancellor International at the University of Melbourne, Professor Wesley provides leadership across the University, with overall responsibility for strategic guidance and expert advice on internationalisation and global engagement.

He is also Professor of Politics at the University of Melbourne. His research and writing focuses on Australian foreign policy and the international affairs of Asia and the Pacific.

Before joining the University of Melbourne, he was Dean of the College of Asia and the Pacific at the Australian National University. He has also held positions as the Executive Director of the Lowy Institute for International Policy, Director of the Griffith Asia Institute at Griffith University, and Assistant Director-General for Transnational Issues at the Office of National Assessments. He has a PhD in International Relations from the University of St Andrews


Raymond Priestley Building
The University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010 Australia


Executive Assistant
Elizabeth Mobilio