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Shared academic governance in an Australian experimental university

Currie, J. (2003) Shared academic governance in an Australian experimental university. In: Roundtable on Governance in Higher Education, 12 - 14 June 2003, Sante Fe, New Mexico

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This paper describes the development of Murdoch University’s Academic Council from its creation in 1973 to its current working in 2003, charting its strengths and 2 weaknesses. It draws upon my personal experience serving two terms on Murdoch University’s Council and interviews with 12 individuals who were or are currently on Council, and supporting documentation (council minutes, reviews and legislation).

Item Type: Conference Paper
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Education
Publisher: University of Southern California
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