The Academic Board
The Academic Board considers and advises the Vice-Chancellor and the University Council on academic matters and any other broad issues which affect the academic excellence of the University.
Professor Simon Crowe chairs the Academic Board.
The Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor John Dewar, is the senior academic appointment of the University. He is assisted by a senior management team which provides advice on strategic and operational planning.
- Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic): Professor Betty Leask
- Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research): Professor Keith Nugent
- Vice-President (Administration): Ms Natalie MacDonald
- Vice-President (Finance) & Chief Financial Officer: Mr Gary Seach
- Chief of Staff: Mr Leon Morris
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (College of Science, Health and Engineering): Professor Rob Pike
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce): Professor Anthony McGrew
- Acting Pro Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning): Professor Paula Baron
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (Educational Partnerships and Quality): Dr Julie Jackson
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Development): Professor Russell Hoye
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (Graduate Coursework): Professor Leigh Drake
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (Regional): Professor Richard Speed
- Pro Vice-Chancellor (Industry Engagement): Dr Daniel Grant
- Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International): Mr Kelly Smith
The position of Vice-Chancellor's Fellow strengthens the University's position as a quality higher-education destination including programs in sports-related study and student leadership and personal development programs.
The University Ombudsman is able to provide advice and assistance in resolving complaints where a complaint or grievance regarding an academic matter or an administrative decision or action is not resolved through the relevant college, school or administrative department.
La Trobe University has two Colleges.
- College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce
- College of Science, Health and Engineering
The Colleges are each managed by a Pro Vice-Chancellor assisted by Associate Pro Vice-Chancellors and a General Manager. Within the Colleges are a range of Schools managed by Heads of School.
The administrative divisions of the University provide advice to senior management and a range of services and resources to members of the University to support them in the fulfillment of the University mission.
Campus Directors are responsible for the day to day administration to the faculties in the pursuit of the academic mission of the University.
La Trobe University has several residential colleges, as well as student apartments and graduate housing. Accommodation Services manages all aspects of student housing at the university.