New Executive Dean appointed for Notre Dame's Business School

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Media Release

Publication Date

Summer 13-1-2011

Publisher Name

The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus

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Vice Chancellor Celia Hammond has announced that Professor Chris Doepel has been appointed as Executive Dean, College of Business (National), and Dean of the School of Business, Fremantle Campus commencing 1 February 2011.

Professor Doepel has an impressive employment history which includes serving as Registrar of the National Native Title Tribunal and State Director of the Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs.

Professor Doepel is moving from Murdoch University where he has been Dean of the Faculty of Law and Business for the last three years. Prior to this he worked in a number of senior roles within the public sector.

Vice Chancellor Professor Celia Hammond said that she is delighted with the appointment.

“Chris brings extensive experience as a leader and manager and I believe he will make an outstanding contribution to the School of Business and to the wider University,” Professor Hammond said.

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