The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research) is responsible for overseeing research and research training across the university. This includes:
  • responding to changes in government policy relating to research activities
  • grants and philanthropy to support university research
  • awarding of postgraduate scholarships
  • representation of the university on external research related boards, committees and other forums.

Universities Australia coordinates meetings of all Deputy Vice-Chancellors (Research) twice a year to discuss issues of interest. In addition, an executive has been formed to action urgent issues out-of-session. The executive for 2018-19 comprises:

  • Professor Chris Moran (Chair)
  • Professor Keitha Dunstan
  • Professor Nicholas Fisk
  • Professor Tanya Monro
  • Professor David Morrison
  • Professor Aleksandar Subic
  • Professor Leigh Sullivan

This a list of all of the Deputy and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) representatives from universities to the Universities Australia Deputy and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) committee.

This list is intended to facilitate contact with individual Deputy Vice-Chancellors, rather than allow mass distribution of material.

Australian Catholic University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
02 9739 2930
Bond University
DVC-A & Acting Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)
07 5595 4088
Central Queensland University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
07 4923 2242
Charles Darwin University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
08 8946 6868
Charles Sturt University
DVC (Research, Development & Industry)
02 6933 4237
Curtin University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
08 9266 3045
Deakin University
Acting DVC (Research)
03 5227 2673
Edith Cowan University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
08 6304 2274
Federation University Australia
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation
03 5327 9640
Flinders University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
08 8201 2758
Griffith University
Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor
07 5552 7211
James Cook University
Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor
07 4781 6884
La Trobe University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President - Research
03 9479 1789
Macquarie University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
02 9850 8645
Monash University
Senior Vice-Provost & Vice-Provost (Research)
03 9902 4050
Murdoch University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research & Innovation
08 9360 6788
Queensland University of Technology
Professor of Indigenous Research
07 3138 3791
Queensland University of Technology
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research & Commercialisation
07 3138 2817
RMIT University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research & Innovation & VP
03 9925 4265
Southern Cross University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
07 5589 3082
Swinburne University of Technology
DVC Research and Development
03 9214 5210
The Australian National University
Acting Director, National Centre for Indigenous St
02 6125 8141
The Australian National University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
02 6125 8487
The University of Adelaide
DVC and Vice-President (Research)
08 8313 5665
The University of Melbourne
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
03 8344 3238
The University of New England
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
02 6773 3715
The University of Newcastle
Acting Vice-Chancellor
02 4921 5441
The University of Notre Dame Australia
Pro Vice-Chancellor Research
08 9433 0718
The University of Queensland
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) and VP Research
07 3365 9044
The University of Sydney
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
02 8627 8150
The University of Western Australia
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
08 6488 2460
University of Canberra
Acting DVC - Research and Innovation
02 6201 2884
University of South Australia
DVC and Vice President, Research & Innovation
08 8302 0038
University of Southern Queensland
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research and Innovation
07 3470 4124
University of Tasmania
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
03 6226 2419
University of Technology, Sydney
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
02 9514 1257
University of the Sunshine Coast
Pro Vice-Chancellor - Research
07 5430 2867
University of Wollongong
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
02 4221 3915
UNSW Australia
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
9385 7995
Victoria University
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research & Research Training
03 9919 5930
Western Sydney University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation
02 9678 7417