The University of Western Australia

Officers of the University

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  • University Governance
  • Executive
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Updated 18 Aug 2022



Annual Reports

The Annual Report summarises the University's activities over the previous year. It is an official report on its operations, statistical profile, financial statements and performance indicators.

Officers of the University

Chancellor
The Hon. Robert French AC
Pro-Chancellor
Mr Frank Cooper AO

The Chancellor and Pro-Chancellor are elected by Senate in accordance with provisions of The University of Western Australia Act 1911 and the procedures set out in the Standing Orders of Senate. The Chancellor is the chair of the Senate. The Pro-Chancellor acts in the Chancellor's absence. Both positions of Chancellor and Pro-Chancellor are honorary.

The Executive

The following officers comprise jointly what is known as the Executive:

Vice-Chancellor
Professor Amit Chakma, DipIng IAP (1982), MASc PhD UBC (1987), DEng (Hon) Waterloo (2011), DSc (Hon) Dhaka (2017), PEng, ICD.D
Acting Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor
Professor Tim Colmer, BSc(Agric) W.Aust., PhD Calif
Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
Professor Anna Nowak, MB BS PhD W.Aust., FRACP, GAICD
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education)
Professor David Sadler, FRSA, PFHEA, NTF, MAICD 
Chief Financial Officer
Ms Leona Marquand

Other principal office-bearers

Chair of Academic Board
Professor Raymond da Silva Rosa, BCom PhD W.Aust.
Visitor
Governor of the State of Western Australia, ex officio
Warden of Convocation
Emeritus Professor Jenny Gregory AM
Immediate Past Warden of Convocation
Clinical Professor Lesley Cala MB BS, DMRD, FRANZCR, FRCR, MD

Additionally there is: 

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