Mr Anthony Mackay AM

Appointed by the University Council

Anthony Mackay AM, Deputy Chancellor

Anthony Mackay AM, is CEO of the Centre for Strategic Education. He is Chair of the Australian Council for Educational Research, Deputy Chancellor Swinburne University (Melbourne), Chair of the International Advisory Board for the National Institute for School Leadership (Washington DC), and Deputy Chair of New Zealand's Education Council.

He is an expert consultant to OECD and consultant advisor to Asia Society's Global Cities Education Network, Co-Chair Global Education Leaders Partnership, Board Director of the Innovation Unit (UK) and Senior Fellow, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, The University of Melbourne.

He was Inaugural Chair of the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership and the Inaugural Deputy Chair of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority.

Current committees

  • Executive and Remuneration Committee (2015–current)
  • Resources Committee (2015–current)

Previous committees

  • Governance, Nominations and Conferral Committee (2014)