May 2015

Rob Wood has been appointed the Chief Executive Officer of Melbourne Polytechnic, commencing his role on 8 June 2015. Mr Wood comes to this role from his previous position of Acting Deputy Secretary, Higher Education and Skills Group, in the Victorian government.

This appointment recognises Mr Wood’s deep experience in the field of education broadly and the breadth of his senior leadership experience.

Mr Wood joined the Victorian Department of Education and Training in August 2014 as the Executive Director, TAFE and Tertiary Education Support and Oversight Division, leading support to and oversight of Victoria’s TAFEs and university relationships.

Melbourne Polytechnic Announcement