Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University


The Vice-Chancellor and President is the chief executive officer of the University and is accountable to the University Council for the day to day management of the University.

The Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs provides advice to the Vice-Chancellor, senior executives and staff of the University in relation to University governance, audit and risk management , investigations/appeals and complaints, legislative compliance, legal requirements, policy management and records management.

The Office of Strategic Planning and Information is responsible for leading the University's strategic planning, information and intelligence and project services to support the University in achieving its strategic objectives.

The Office of Government and Community Relations is responsible for leading the University's effective engagement with Australia's three tiers of government and our many communities across the University's footprint. The office consists of Government Relations, Community Relations, including Heads of Campus.

The functions of Media and Public Relations, Social Media and Internal Communication are overseen by the Office of the Vice-Chancellor to deliver consistent and sequenced messages to staff and regional, national and international audiences and stakeholders.

Vice-Chancellor's Leadership Team

The Vice-Chancellor is assisted in the day to day management of the University by the Vice-Chancellor's Leadership Team comprised of:

The Executive Officer and Executive Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor manage the Office of the Vice-Chancellor on a day to day basis. They provide the first point of contact, issues management, diary management and deliver on the governance requirements of the Vice-Chancellor and the Vice-Chancellor's Leadership Team.

Catherine Gordon
Executive Officer to the Vice-Chancellor

Sharon Sandry
Executive Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor

Phone: 02 6338 4209 International: +61 2 6338 4209

Mail to:
Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Charles Sturt University
The Grange Chancellery
Panorama Avenue
Bathurst NSW 2795