A james of deans at Macquarie U

Macquarie U’s new faculty management structure is being rolled-out by bized

In February, the university proposed faculties should have a dean, supported by two deputies and up to five associates (CMM February 4) –which has started to happen in the Business School.

ED Eric Knight advises staff that Yvonne Breyer will be deputy dean – education and employability, as of July. What, you ask, that Yvonne Breyer, the creator, with colleagues of the Coursera hit (536 000 enrolments), Excel Skills for Business ? (CMM March 1). The very same.

In October Leonie Tickle commences as DD, research and innovation.

The school is now looking for three associate deans, curriculum and learning, C&L – post professional experience and research training.