Latest News

Ormond Master Rufus Black to become Vice-Chancellor at University of Tasmania

November 10, 2017

St Andrew’s College wishes to congratulate Rufus Black, Master of Ormond College within the University of Melbourne, on his new appointment as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Tasmania. Assoc Prof Black will be concluding his term at Ormond, St Andrew’s sister college, at the end of 2017.

Principal Wayne Erickson says “I am delighted that Rufus will be able to bring his collegiate voice to the University of Tasmania, an institution which will benefit immensely from his experience, and I wish him all the best.”

During our 150th anniversary celebrations this year, Associate Professor Black was the guest speaker at our Annual Lecture. You can read a report of the event here, including both a video and transcript of his inspiring speech on ‘The Role of the College in the 21st Century University’.

We look forward to following Assoc Prof Black’s success in his new role and wish him all the best.

< Go back