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New Dean for the University of Sydney Business School

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney today announced that Professor Greg Whitwell has been appointed as the new Dean [...]

Sir Richard Dearlove named as new Chair of University of London Board of Trustees

The University of London’s Board of Trustees has appointed Sir Richard Dearlove KCMG OBE as its new Chair, to take over from Dame Jenny Abramsky, with effect from 1 August 2014. Sir Richard, who has had a successful and distinguished [...]

Plymouth University appoints new Executive Dean for Health and Human Sciences

Patricia, a nurse by background, will provide strategic leadership of the Faculty, which comprises three academic and practice-based Schools: Health Professions; Nursing and Midwifery, and Psychology. Professor Wendy Purcell, Vice-Chancellor, said: “We’[...]

Perrett Laver supporting the University of Alberta in search for successor to President Indira Samarasekera

Perrett Laver are delighted to be supporting the University's Selection Committee as they seek to appoint a successor to President Samarasekera after it was confirmed that she would not seek a third term.[...]

Perrett Laver supporting UNSW in search for Vice-Chancellor

Professor Frederick Hilmer AO is retiring in 2014 after more than eight years of distinguished service and leadership. One of the top posts in higher education in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region is the position of President and Vice-Chancellor of [...]

University of Newcastle, Australia appoints new DVC from the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada

Following an extensive international search, the University of Newcastle today announced the appointment of Professor Kevin Hall to the position of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation). An accomplished researcher in the field of civil engineering, Professor Hall has [...]

Perrett Laver advise on the appointment of new President for Imperial College London

Professor Alice P. Gast, currently President of Lehigh University and former Vice President for Research and Associate Provost at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will succeed Sir Keith O’Nions FRS as President of [...]

Professor Margaret Gardner AO incoming Vice-Chancellor of Monash University

Following an extensive international search, University Chancellor Dr Alan Finkel today announced the Monash University Council has appointed Professor Margaret Gardner AO as the ninth Vice-Chancellor of Monash University, and the first woman to serve in the [...]

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