Professor Barney Glover

Who is Barney Glover?

Professor Barney Glover commenced as Vice-Chancellor of Charles Darwin University (CDU) in 2009, following the term of Inaugural Vice-Chancellor, Professor Helen Garnett.

Barney Glover has been credited with guiding the university to a new level of maturity by working in co-operation with industry, government and other universities.

His achievements include:

  • the development of the North Australian Centre for Oil and Gas
  • the establishment of the NT Medical Program in conjunction with Flinders University
  • growing student numbers
  • a $250 million infrastructure refresh, and consistently high placing in world rankings of university quality.

Barney Glover hopes his legacy will include a strong connection between the University and the community.

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