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Vice-Chancellor and President of Western Sydney University

Professor Barney Glover

Professor Barney Glover commenced as the Vice-Chancellor and President of Western Sydney University on 1 January 2014. He is an accomplished academic leader and has a long record of success in university management and leadership, particularly in research, intellectual property management and major capital development projects. Professor Glover also has significant business leadership credentials through membership on the boards of a range of corporate organisations and several state and national centres covering areas such as health and medical research, energy, mineral exploration and processing and telecommunications. He is a leader in the development of flexible, technology-based learning and in furthering Indigenous knowledge and education.