AUSTRALIAN HIGHER EDUCATION SECTOR LEADER APPOINTED NEXT GOVERNOR OF VICTORIA
5 June 2023
MONDAY 5 JUNE 2023
The Australian Technology Network of Universities (ATN) congratulates Professor Margaret Gardner AC on her nomination as the next Governor of Victoria.
Prof. Gardner has had a distinguished career as a leader in Australian higher education, most recently as Vice-Chancellor of Monash University and also contributing to our own network of universities in her time as Vice-Chancellor of RMIT over 10 years, during which time she was also Chair of our ATN universities grouping.
ATN Executive Director, Luke Sheehy, said the appointment was a testament to Prof. Gardner’s national and international leadership.
“She will be a great champion for the state of Victoria, bringing decades worth of experience, leadership and a deep knowledge of internationalisation, to this important role.”
Prof. Gardner will commence her role as the 30th Governor of Victoria on Wednesday 9 August.