Professor Glen Bates

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Advancement)

Glen Bates, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Advancement)

Professor Glen Bates is seconded to the role of Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Advancement). He provides senior strategic leadership and co-ordination of student academic support and development, engaged learning and student advancement initiatives.

Professor Bates will build on existing programs and develop new initiatives that contribute to supporting, developing and enhancing the academic life and success of our students.

Professor Bates has been with Swinburne since 1989 and has held a number of leadership positions. He has chaired the university's taskforces on the development of health offerings, and review of offerings in the natural and physical sciences programs.

He now chairs the Health Sciences Board and the university's Academic Policy Review Committee.