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Past Presidents

Year

President

Affiliation

1973–1979Kevin SmithUniversity of New England
1979–1981Gerry GrimwadeRoyal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)
1981–1983Eric GoughDeakin University
1983–1985Vernon WhiteDarling Downs Institute of Advanced Education
1985–1987Peter SmithCapricornia Institute of Advanced Education
1987–1989Mavis KellyUniversity of Queensland
1989–1991Bruce ScrivenQueensland University of Technology
1991–1993David MeachamCharles Sturt University
1993–1995Christine GameUniversity of New England
1995–1997Colin LatchemCurtin University of Technology
1997–2001Judi WalkerUniversity of Tasmania
2001Catherine McLoughlinUniversity of New England
2001–2003Tony McKenzieUniversity of Sydney
2003–2006Anne ForsterSydney University
2006–2007Ron OliverEdith Cowan University
2007–2008David MurphyMonash University
2008Fred LockwoodEmeritus Professor
2009–2013Rod SimsConsultant
2013–2017Som NaiduCharles Sturt University
2017 – 2021Mutuota KigothoUniversity of New England
2021 –Jay CohenLaTrobe University

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