Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Professor Denise KirkpatrickBlack and White close mid photo of Denise Kirkpatrick

Professor Denise Kirkpatrick is the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Western Sydney University.

A highly regarded academic and educational leader, Professor Kirkpatrick was previously Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Experience) at the University of Adelaide. Professor Kirkpatrick holds a PhD and is recognised internationally for her scholarly contributions in the fields of technology enhanced learning and quality assurance in higher education.

Professor Kirkpatrick has been at the forefront of developing strategies to enhance teaching and learning at many of Australia's leading universities, as well as Open University UK. She has led many major projects designed to invigorate the academic program and improve the student experience. In particular, Professor Kirkpatrick's expertise in open, e-learning and distance education will be invaluable in leading the University's academic program and launching Western Sydney University Online.

Contact the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Diana Camilleri
Senior Executive Assistant
Telephone: (02) 9683 8113