Executive team

Vice-Chancellor and President

Professor Margaret Sheil AO


Professor Nic Smith

Commencing March 2020

Pro Vice-Chancellor
(Indigenous Strategy)

Ms Angela Leitch

Vice-President (Administration) and University Registrar

Ms Leanne Harvey

Vice-President (Business Development)

Professor Mark Harvey

Chief Financial Officer (Acting)

Mr Carl Cartwright

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (International)

Professor Scott Sheppard

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Education)

Professor Robina Xavier

Commencing 26 February 2020

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research and Innovation)

Professor Christopher Barner-Kowollik

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Digital Learning)

Professor Kevin Ashford-Rowe

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Graduate Research and Development)

Professor Helen Klaebe


QUT Business School Executive Dean (Acting)

Amanda Gudmundsson

Commencing 26 February 2020

Creative Industries Faculty Executive Dean

Professor Mandy Thomas

Faculty of Education  Executive Dean

Professor Carol Nicoll PSM

Faculty of Health  Executive Dean

Professor Ross Young

Faculty of Law Executive Dean

Professor Dan Hunter

Science and Engineering Faculty Executive Dean

Professor Gordon Wyeth


Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation Executive Director

Professor Lyn Griffiths

Institute for Future Environments Executive Director

Professor Kerrie Wilson

Carumba Institute Executive Director

Professor Peter Anderson