Board and Governance

Elections for student positions are conducted annually by the University, usually in September, for two-year terms commencing on 7 October.
Four Student Directors are elected in even-numbered years and three Student Directors are elected in odd-numbered years.
Staff Directors with the skills and experience considered necessary by the University Council are appointed for a two-year term commencing on 7 October.

One Staff Director is appointed in each year.

Our Board meets monthly, except December and January, and includes of:

  • The Chair, appointed by the University Council
  • The Treasurer, appointed by the University Council
  • One other Director, appointed by the University Council
  • Two Staff Directors, who come from the University’s staff and are appointed by the University Council
  • Seven Student Directors, who come from the student body and are elected by the students of the University
  • The CEO of ActivateUTS

We encourage all students and University staff to take an interest in ActivateUTS.

Professor Prabhu Sivabalan
Treasurer

Mr Cameron Kenney
Acting CEO

Professor Anita Stuhmcke
Staff Director, Law

Dr Anna Bedford
Staff Director, Business

Mr John Chalmers
Staff Director, UTS MCU

Mr Jinang Liu
President

Ms Shivangi Singh
Vice President

Mr Dhanesh Chandolia
Student Director

Ms Jocelyn Lee
Student Director

Mr Eric Yue Yang
Student Director

Ishaan Verma
Student Director

Samantha Urquhart
Student Director

ActivateUTS Constitution

ActivateUTS Constitution - Adopted by UTS Council 10 May 2017