Professor Sally Kift
Chair, Vice-Chancellor's Fellow - Victoria University
Professor Sally Kift has been a Visiting Research and Visiting Professorial Fellow at NCSEHE and previously served on the Centre’s Advisory Committee. She is currently a Vice Chancellor’s Fellow at Victoria University and an Adjunct Professor at James Cook University (JCU), QUT and La Trobe University. She is a Non-Executive Director on several Navitas Australian University Partnerships Boards. Since 2019, she has been the Australian Vice-President and Member, Executive Board of the International Federation of National Teaching Fellows (IFNTF). Sally is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (PFHEA), a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Law (FAAL), and President of the Australian Learning and Teaching Fellows (ALTF). She has held several university leadership positions, including as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at JCU and Director, First Year Experience at QUT. Sally is a national Teaching Award winner, a national Program Award winner and a national Senior Teaching Fellow on the First Year Experience. In 2010, she was appointed an Australian Discipline Scholar in Law. In 2017, Sally received an Australian University Career Achievement Award for her contribution to Australian higher education. Sally was a member of the Australian Qualifications Framework Review Panel that reported to Government in September 2019. Since 2017, she has been working as an independent higher education consultant.