UWA Governance

Academic Board - Notice Board

The University of Western Australia is governed by the University of Western Australia Act 1911. The 21-member Senate is the University's governing body, empowered with the authority to make statutes, regulations and by-laws, while the Academic Board is the chief academic body. The University has four faculties and is led by a Vice-Chancellor and an Executive.


Chair to the Academic Board:  Professor Ray da Silva Rosa 

Executive Officer to the Academic Board: Dr Kabilan Krishnasamy, Academic Secretary [email protected]  

Further information

  • Membership of academic board
  • Induction information


OPENExplaining the University - A Perspective (16 June 2021)  
OPENAcademic Board Consultation meeting: Fri 16 August 2019
Academic Board Statute and Regulations: proposed amendments
OPENAcademic Board Consultation meeting: Fri 2 August 2019
Optimising Student Enrolment - discussion paper
Collegial Conversation: Wed 3 July 2019
Background Paper on Cisco's Technologies at UWA
OPEN12 February 2019 -
Free Speech and Institutional Choices 
Free Speech at UWA: A theological reflection (Dr Michael Wood) 

Approved University reports

UWA FEWG Report (final)