Professor Scott Thompson-Whiteside

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Faculty of Health, Arts and Design)

Professor Scott Thompson-Whiteside, Executive Dean, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design

Professor Scott Thompson-Whiteside has a background in Industrial Design and Design Management with extensive experience in teaching and educational management in the UK, Malaysia and Australia. In 2006 he was awarded the Vice-Chancellor's Teaching Award for Higher Education.

Since moving to Swinburne in 2005, Professor Thompson-Whiteside has had varied roles including Associate Dean International and Deputy Dean. He has been responsible for a range of strategic international engagement activities and partnerships.

Professor Thompson-Whiteside completed his PhD at The University of Melbourne at the Centre for the Study of Higher Education. His research intersects design strategy, management and innovation along with higher education policy and management, internationalisation and design education more generally.