Professor Theo Farrell FAcSS appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) at University of Wollongong, Austrailia

9 January 2020

Congratulations to our Fellow, Professor Theo Farrell, on his appointment as Deputy Vice Chancellor (Education) at the University of Wollongong (UOW), Australia.

Professor Theo Farrell has previously held a number of leadership roles, including Executive Dean of the Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts at UOW, Dean of Arts and Social Sciences at City, University of London, and Head of the Department of War Studies at King’s College London. Professor Farrell is Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (UK), Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (UK), Fellow of the Royal Society of New South Wales, Senior Associate Fellow of the Royal United Services Institute, and former President of the British International Studies Association.

Professor Paul Wellings CBE, Vice-Chancellor, University of Wollongong says, “Professor Farrell has an impressive track record of executive leadership in higher education, and in particular for delivering transformative change. As Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education), will be leading a number of strategic initiatives to ensure that UOW remains at the forefront of learning and teaching.”