We are honoured to announce that the Vice-Chancellor of Deakin University, Professor Jane den Hollander AO will be officially opening the #humansingeelongexpo at 10am on Sunday 8th of October in the Courtyard at Deakin Waterfront Geelong.
Professor Jane den Hollander AO has been Vice-Chancellor of Deakin University since July, 2010. At Deakin, Professor den Hollander introduced LIVE the future, an aspiration for Deakin to drive the digital frontier in higher education, harnessing the power, opportunity and reach of new and emerging technologies in all that it does.
Professor den Hollander holds a BSc (Honours) First Class in Zoology and a Master of Science degree from Wits University, Johannesburg. Her PhD is from the University of Wales, Cardiff.
Professor den Hollander is a Board member of Education Australia Limited and UniSuper Limited. She is Trustee and Deputy Chair of the Geelong Performing Arts Council, Chair of Skilling the Bay (a Victorian Government initiative), a member of the Kardinia Park Trust and a member of the VERNet Board (Victorian Education and Research Network).
Prior to taking up her appointment as Vice-Chancellor of Deakin University,
Professor den Hollander was Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at Curtin University
in Western Australia.
Professor den Hollander received an Order of Australia for her distinguished service to tertiary education in the 2017 Australia Day Honours awards.