Dr Kerry Ferguson
Kerry is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and from 1999 – 2013, she held a Pro Vice-Chancellor position with a major focus on Equity and Student Services. Prior to this, she held a variety of academic leadership positions in Health Sciences.
Her portfolio of responsibilities included being an inaugural member of the University Threat Assessment team and Crisis Intervention team, complaint management and resolution, diversity and equal opportunity for staff and students, student services, social inclusion, Indigenous education, student enrichment and engagement, counselling services and developing the University Mental Health strategy. Her formal qualifications include a BA (OT), a Masters of Education in the field of Counselling and a Professional Doctorate in Education.
Kerry is a Family Therapist and an experienced mediator in conflict resolution.