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Leadership and Structure

Senior executives

Charles Darwin University

The Executive Group comprises the Vice-Chancellor, Vice-Presidents and Pro Vice-Chancellors to ensure the University can deliver outstanding education and research outcomes.

 

Scott Bowman

Vice-Chancellor and President of Charles Darwin University

Professor Scott Bowman AO joins CDU with considerable university leadership experience. Professor Bowman served as Vice-Chancellor and President of Central Queensland University (CQU). For over a decade, his vision and leadership helped transform CQU into one of Australia’s largest and most engaged regional universities.

Jenny Roberts

Vice-President Global and External Relations
Jenny Roberts is the Vice-President Global and External Relations at Charles Darwin University.

Formerly Deputy Vice-Chancellor at two regional universities, Jenny has responsibility for strategic planning and providing senior executive advisory advice to the Vice-Chancellor and President.

Hilary Winchester

Vice-President Governance and University Secretary
Professor Hilary Winchester is the Vice-President Governance and University Secretary at Charles Darwin University.

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Professor Reuben Bolt

Deputy Vice-Chancellor, First Nations Leadership
Professor Reuben Bolt is Deputy Vice-Chancellor, First Nations Leadership at Charles Darwin University.

Sam Jacob

Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Students and Vocational Education and Training
Sam Jacob is Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Students and VET at Charles Darwin University. Sam has extensive executive senior leadership experience in the UK and the Australian public and private tertiary education sector.

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Anne Coulter

Vice-President Finance and Corporate
Anne Coulter oversees the Office of Financial Services and the Office of Procurement Services.

Professor Fiona Coulson

Pro-Vice-Chancellor Education Strategy
Professor Fiona Coulson is Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Education Strategy for Charles Darwin University.

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Professor Steve Rogers

Pro-Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation
Dr Steve Rogers is Pro-Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation at Charles Darwin University.

Professor Ruth Wallace

Pro Vice-Chancellor
Professor Ruth Wallace leads the Faculty of Arts and Society at Charles Darwin University.

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Professor Dominic Upton

Pro Vice-Chancellor
Professor Dominic Upton leads the Faculty of Health at Charles Darwin University.

Professor David Young

Pro Vice-Chancellor
Professor David Young leads the Faculty of Science and Technology at Charles Darwin University.

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