Professor Alan Rix, Acting Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor
|Professor Alan Rix|
BA ANU., PhD ANU., GAICD
|Phone:||+61 (7) 3381 1002|
|Office:||Room 471, Level 4, Brian Wilson Chancellery|
|Post:||The University of Queensland
Brisbane, Qld 4072, Australia
Ms Andrea Voigt - Executive Assistant
|Phone:||+61 (7) 3365 7277|
|Fax:||+61 (07) 3365 7278|
Professor Rix was born in Sydney in 1949, educated in Sydney and at the Australian National University in Canberra.
Professor Rix has worked at the Australian National University in Canberra, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Griffith University, and became Professor of Japanese Studies at The University of Queensland in 1985. He has published and consulted widely in his professional academic field.
He was appointed Pro-Vice-Chancellor (External Affairs) in 1994, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts in 1997, and PVC Ipswich in 2004 (a position renamed Pro-Vice-Chancellor in 2009). He is responsible for overall management and development of the UQ Ipswich and Gatton campuses and their community relationships, and is also in charge of employee relations for the University’s academic staff.
Professor Rix is involved in a number of boards and committees in the education sector. He is Chair of the Board of the Edmund Rice Flexible Learning Centres Network, and a member of the Board of UQ College Ltd.