Council members

2012 University Council

Current membership 

Official members  
The Chancellor  Mr Paul Jeans
The Vice Chancellor and President Professor Caroline McMillen
MA, DPhil(Oxon), MB, BChir(Cantab)

The President of the Academic Senate 

Professor Mark Jones
BSc(Hons), PhD(CNAA, UK)
External members appointed by the Minister Conjoint Professor Geoff Lilliss
BE(Hons), MBA(Merit)(Newcastle), FIEAust, MAICD
 Mr Robert (Bob) Kennedy
External members appointed by Council 
The Deputy Chancellor Ms Dianne Allen JP
BCom(Newcastle), CA, GAICD
  Mr Peter Cockbain
BScEng(Newcastle), FIEAust, CPEng, FIPENZ, FTSE
 Ms Jann Gardner
BA, LLB(Sydney), MBA(Newcastle), GAICD
  Mr Brian Kennaugh
BBus(Newcastle), MAICD
 Ms Michelle McPherson
BBus(Accounting)(UTS), CA, GAICD
  Ms Deborah Wright
DipTeach(Newcastle), MBA(SCU), FAMI, CPM
Academic staff members - elected Professor Pablo Moscato
BSc(La Plata, Argentina), PhD(UNICAMP, Brazil)
  Dr Roslyn Larkin
BBus(Hons), PhD(Newcastle)
Non-academic staff member - elected Ms Nerida Lithgow
Student member - elected Mr Vivak Bhavitheren (Bhavi) Ravindran