Academic Board

The Academic Board of AIB is the principal educational advisory body to the Board of Directors. It has delegated authority from the Board of Directors for academic governance of AIB’s educational activities and advises the Board of Directors on all developments and initiatives, including quality, relating to AIB’s teaching and research activities.


Professor Rod Oxenberry (Chair)

AUA (DipSocStud), BA, M Soc Admin, PhD
Management advisor and former Head of International School of Management, University of South Australia, his area of interest is public sector management and corporate governance.
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Professor Kevin O’Brien

BEcon (Hons), MSc (Econ)
Former Pro Vice Chancellor & Vice President, Division of Business & Enterprise, University of South Australia.


Professor Ron Passfield

BBus (Acct), MBA, PhD
Prof Passfield has extensive experience in teaching and consultancy. His area of interest is human resource development.


Professor Gweneth Norris

BCom, MCom, PhD, CPA, CMA
Formerly Professor of Management (Accounting), Charles Darwin University. Her expertise is in the accounting field and in tertiary business education in general.


Professor Angèle Cavaye

MA, MSc, PhD
Professor Cavaye provides guidance and leadership on academic issues, leads AIB’s team of academics and ensures that the AIB’s programmes remain compliant with regulatory requirements.


Professor David Lamond

PhD, MPM, FANZAM, BA (Honours I, Psychology)
Professor Lamond joins the AIB Academic Board following a successful academic career at Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Sydney Graduate School of Management, Nottingham Business School and the Faculty of Business and Law at Victoria University. He developed an international reputation in scholarship, teaching and academic leadership, and brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the Board.