Professor Matthew Tonts
Pro Vice-Chancellor/Executive Dean
Arts, Business, Law and Education, Faculty of
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- Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education
The University of Western Australia (M200)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
- +61 8 6488 2683
- BA E.Cowan, PhD Curtin
- Professor Matthew Tonts is Pro Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education.
A member of the University since 2001, Professor Tonts was formerly the Director of the Institute for Regional Development (2005-2010) and Head of the School of Earth and Environment (2010-2016). In 2017, he took up the position of Pro Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean of the newly formed Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education.
Professor Tonts' disciplinary background is in Geography, and has broad interests spanning regional development, rural communities, economic restructuring, and public policy. He continues to be active in research on matters related to rural economic and social adjustment, employment geographies and urban development.
- Research profile
Research profile and publications