Professor Paul Chandler

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Inclusion and Outreach)

Foundation Director, Early Start

Paul Chandler is a former Australian Research Council Fellow (UNSW) and Dean of Education (UOW). During his career, he has accumulated tens of millions of dollars of research and research project funding into cognition and instruction. He was the vision behind the $44 million Early Start Project at UOW, of which he is now Foundation Chair. Professor Chandler has also received countless research and teaching awards, including the ARC/Thomson Direct Award, as one of 10 most valuable Australian scientists. Professor Chandler sits on numerous private, not for profit and government Boards. He has recently been appointed to four new boards, including the position of Executive Director of the newly formed NSW Educational Standards Authority. Professor Chandler currently holds the position of Pro Vice-Chancellor (Inclusion & Outreach) at UOW.