Professor Sean Brawley

Professor Sean Brawley

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Strategy and Assurance) (2022-present)

Professor Sean Brawley is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Strategy and Assurance) at the University of Wollongong.  This role contributes to the overall strategic planning and leadership of UOW, in supporting the Vice-Chancellor and Council to achieve the University’s strategic aims.  This role is also responsible for the development and oversight of institutional strategy and assurance which includes the strategy division, governance and policy, academic quality and standards, integrity, data and analytics, risk and assurance, office of the general counsel, regional campuses, and the dean of sport.

Professor Brawley joined UOW in January 2022 from Macquarie University where he was Professor of History and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Programs and Pathways). Before Macquarie, he was Professor of History and Associate Dean (Education) in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at UNSW. Professor Brawley has also taught at the Australian Catholic University, Massey University (New Zealand) and Georgetown University (USA). His first academic job was at the University of Wollongong.

A holder of institutional and national teaching awards, Professor Brawley's other area of research impact is in the field of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. He has published both locally and internationally on a range of T&L issues including role-play, integrating graduate attributes, ethics and professional responsibility, transdisciplinarity and signature pedagogy, learning and teaching fellows, peer review, internationalization, SOTL and national difference, TEQSA and standards, and Learning Outcomes Assessment. Professor Brawley is a former Asia-Pacific Director and Vice-President of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL).

Professor Brawley is Principal Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy and a Fellow of the Royal Society of New South Wales.

Senior Executive Assistant:
Tracy Panton
Senior Executive Assistant
Vice-Chancellor’s Unit
Phone: +61 2 4221 3915
Building 36, Level 4
University of Wollongong  NSW  2522  Australia

The Vice-Chancellor’s Unit
Building 36, Level 4
University of Wollongong
NSW  2522  Australia