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
Acting DVC, Research and Innovation
08 8946 7704
Charles Sturt University
DVC (Research, Development & Industry)
02 6933 4237
Curtin University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
08 9266 3045
Deakin University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
03 5227 3486
Edith Cowan University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
08 6304 2274
Federation University Australia
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
03 5327 9253
Flinders University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
08 8201 2758
Griffith University
Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
07 5552 7211
James Cook University
Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor
07 4781 6884
La Trobe University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Industry Enga
03 9479 1600
Macquarie University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research
02 9850 8645
Monash University
Senior Vice Provost Research
03 9905 2122
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
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
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 DVC (Research and Innovation)
02 4921 6701
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
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
02 6201 2884
University of South Australia
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
08 8302 0060
University of Southern Queensland
Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Research and Innovation
07 3470 4124
University of Tasmania
Acting 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 and Innovation)
02 4221 3915
University of Wollongong
Acting DVC (Research and Innovation)
02 4221 3915
UNSW Australia
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
9385 7995
Victoria University
Acting Vice-President (Research)
03 9919 2025
Western Sydney University
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation
02 9678 7417