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University Officers

Senior Management Team | Heads of Academic Schools/Departments | Heads of Service Units | Other Heads/Directors | Deans | Proctors

 

Senior Management Team

Vice-Chancellor Dr Rod Carr
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation) Professor Ian Wright
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & International) Dr Hamish Cochrane
University Registrar Mr Jeff Field
Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Māori) Mr Darryn Russell
Pro-Vice-Chancellor Arts Professor Jonathan Le Cocq
Pro-Vice-Chancellor Business and Law Professor Sonia Mazey
Pro-Vice-Chancellor Education, Health & Human Development Professor Gail Gillon
Pro-Vice-Chancellor Engineering Professor Jan Evans-Freeman
Pro-Vice-Chancellor Science Professor Wendy Lawson
Chief Financial Officer Mr Keith Longden
Director of Human Resources Mr Paul O'Flaherty
Director of Student Services and Communications Ms Lynn McClelland
Director of Learning Resources Ms Alex Hanlon

 

Heads of Academic Schools/Departments

 

Name

Appointment

Accounting and Information Systems

Associate Professor Maree Chetwin

01.01.14 - 31.12.18

Aotahi: Māori and Indigenous Studies (School) Sacha McMeeking 29.06.15 – 23.06.20
Biological Sciences (School) Professor Matthew Turnbull 14.06.14 - 13.06.17
Chemical and Process Engineering Associate Professor Peter Gostomski 01.01.05 - 31.12.18
Chemistry Professor Mike Reid 01.05.15 - 28.02.17
Civil and Natural Resources Engineering Professor Mark Davidson 01.01.13 - 31.12.17
Communication Disorders Associate Professor Janet Carter 02.11.15 - 31.12.19
Computer Science and Software Engineering Associate Professor Austen Rainer
01.12.15 - 30.11.20
Economics and Finance Associate Professor Richard Watt 01.01.16 - 31.12.16
Educational Studies and Leadership (School) Associate Professor Missy Morton 01.01.13 - 01.01.16
Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Milo Kral 17.08.15 - 16.08.18
Fine Arts (School) - School of Humanities & Creative Arts Associate Professor Aaron Kreisler

 

Forestry (School) Professor Bruce Manley 01.12.06 - 30.11.20
Geography Associate Professor Peyman Zawar-Reza 21.03.16 - 15.03.19
Geological Sciences Catherine Reid 14.03.16 - 15.03.19
Health Sciences (School) Professor Michael Robb 01.01.15 – 31.12.20
Humanities & Creative Arts (School) Professor Paul Millar 01.01.13 – 31.12.17
Language, Social & Political Sciences (School) Professor Beth Hume 01.01.13 – 31.12.17
Law (School) Professor Karen Scott
30.09.15 - 31.12.16
Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship Professor Paul Ballantine 01.04.11 – 31.12.18
Mathematics and Statistics (School) Professor Jennifer Brown 01.07.09 – 30.06.19
Mechanical Engineering Professor Milo Kral 16.07.07 - 31.12.17
Music (School) - School of Humanities & Creative Arts Associate Professor Glenda Keam 02.12.13 – 22.12.17
Psychology Associate Professor Janet Carter 01.01.15 - 31.12.19
Physics and Astronomy Professor Mike Reid 01.01.13 - 28.02.17
Sport and Physical Education (School) Professor Richard Light 01.01.13 – 01.01.18
Teacher Education (School) Professor Letitia Fickel 01.01.13 – 01.01.18
 

Heads of Service Units

 

Name

Appointment

Student Services and Communications Ms Lynn McClelland Director
Financial Services Keith Longden Director
Human Resources Mr Paul O'Flaherty Director
Learning Resources Ms Alex Hanlon Director

Other Heads/Directors

 

Name

Appointment

Canterbury University Press Lynn McClelland Director
Centre for Evaluation and Monitoring (CEM) Dr John Boereboom Director
Early Childhood Learning Centre Ms Cassandra Yeo Manager
EPECentre Dr Allan Miller Director
Executive Development Programme (EDP) Dave Shearer Director
Gateway Antarctica Professor Bryan Storey Director
Geospatial Research Institute Wayne Tyson Manager
Health Centre Joan Allardyce Medical Director
HITLab NZ Ken Beckman Director
Macmillan Brown Centre Professor Steven Ratuva Director
National Centre for Research on Europe Professor Martin Holland Director
NZILBB Professor Jen Hay Director
Research & Innovation

Dr Maxine Bryant

Mr Bill Lee

Acting Director Research Services

Commercial Director
UC Education Plus Geoff Moore Director
UC Quake Centre Robert Finch Director
University Hall Mr Ian Brown Head
Centre for Risk, Resilience & Renewal (UCR3) Professor Tim Davies Director
Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management Professor Jenny Webster-Brown Director
Wireless Research Centre / Spatial Engineering Research Centre Fred Samandari Director

Deans

 

Name

Appointment

Commerce Dr Ross James
 
Education Dr Julie Mackey 01.01.13 – 1.01.16
Engineering and Forestry Professor Conan Fee
01.02.13 - 31.01.18
Professor Tanja Mitrovic (Associate Dean Academic) 11.07.16 - 30.06.17
Associate Professor David Wareham (Associate Dean International) 01.11.15 - 31.01.18
Law Professor Ursula Cheer 01.01.16 - 31.12.16

Arts

Professor Jonathan Le Cocq 01.01.13 - 31.12.16
Associate Dean (Undergraduate) Dr Alison Griffith-Collins
01.01.13 - 31.12.16
Associate Dean (Research & Postgraduate) Associate Professor Lyndon Fraser 26.01.15 – 31.12.17
Associate Dean (Academic) Alison Holcroft  
Science Associate Professor Catherine Moran 12.01.12 - 31.12.16
Postgraduate Research Professor Jon Harding 04.01.16 - 04.01.19
Associate Dean of Postgraduate Research (Scholarships)

Professor Bryce Williamson

 

Proctors

  Name Appointment
Proctor Deirdre Hart – College of Science  
Proctor Matthew Barber - School of Law  
Proctor Te Hurinui Karaka-Clarke – Teacher Education  
   

Note: This page is maintained by Shekinah Jones, Human Resources.

Updated:29-08-16

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