Academic Board

The Academic Board is the principal academic governing body for all matters affecting the Adelaide Institute of Higher Education’s (AIHE) teaching, learning and scholarship. It monitors and maintains the quality of all academic programs, and identifies and analyses matters related to AIHE’s academic direction and values. The Academic Board is responsible and accountable to the Council for the discharge of these academic responsibilities.

Members of AIHE Academic Board are either experienced academics from other Australian Universities or leadership experience member of higher education institutions in South Australia.

For further details about the Terms of Reference of AIHE Academic Board, see HERE.

Members of Academic Board

Dr Vicki Feast (Academic Board Chair AIHE)

Ex Officio members

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Dr Vicki Feast is currently the Chair of AIHE Academic Board.  Prior to this AIHE role Vicki worked as a consultant at the University of South Australia (UniSA) for six years.  However, for most of her working life (23 years) prior to this Vicki worked at the UniSA in a range of different roles including as Associate Professor and Dean: Teaching and Learning and Dean: International.  Vicki’s discipline expertise is in Economics.  Vicki taught Economics in a range of onshore and transnational programs in Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Hong throughout her career at UniSA.

Assoc. Prof Susan Lambert

Head of School (Business)

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Dr Valerie Kupke

Appointed Member

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Shaun McNicholas

Appointed Member

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Dr Rhoda Abadia

Appointed Member

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Assoc. Prof Robyn Davidson

Appointed Member

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Heather Karmel

Academic Board Secretary

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