Leadership and governance

Swinburne maintains a consistent vision and a focus on core principles through appropriate governance by its Council and Academic Senate. Our executive team of leaders drives the organisation towards success.

Jeanne Pratt AC

‘[As founding chancellor, Richard] devoted a lot of time to Swinburne and took it very seriously. He wanted to do more than preside over university council meetings and attend graduation ceremonies.’

Jeanne Pratt AC

Swinburne honorary doctorate recipient and co-founder of the Pratt Foundation