Professor Susan Elliott, Member, Monash College Board, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President Education
- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Melbourne
- Doctor of Medicine (doctorate by research) University of Melbourne
- Graduate Certificate, Health Economics, Monash University
- Graduate Certificate, Higher Education, University of New South Wales
- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
Honours and memberships:
- Emeritus Professor, University of Melbourne
- Past President and Honourary Advisor, Asia Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE)
- Member, Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia
Susan joins the Monash College Board with extensive experience in the higher education sector. Susan currently holds the position of Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President Education at Monash University and was previously the Deputy Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International) at the University of Melbourne.
In addition to Professor Elliott’s responsibilities for international engagement and development, she was also credited with the renewed direction of equity programs, increasing the number of students from disadvantaged backgrounds and reshaping The University of Melbourne’s scholarship program.
Susan holds the honour of being the first Australian and first woman elected to lead the Asia Pacific Association for International Education, a regional association for International Higher Education professionals.
Medical education has been a key focus among Professor Elliott’s research interests, and she has published extensively on the scholarship of education.
Her academic qualifications include Bachelors of Medicine and Surgery, Doctor of Medicine, and Graduate Certificates of Higher Education and Health Economics.
She is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, and her many appointments on national and international committees include Past President of the Asia Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE).