Academic Board

The Academic Board is Alphacrucis College's principal body for governing all matters related to academic quality and delivery. While the Chair of the Academic Board is an ex officio member of the College Council, the Academic Board is an independent body. The membership and operations of the Board are outlined in the Academic Board Terms of Reference policy.


Associate Professor Lily Arasaratnam-Smith, Chair and Director of Research

Rev Associate Professor Stephen Fogarty, Chief Executive Officer

Rev Dr David Perry, Chief Academic Officer

Rev Associate Professor Denise Austin, Director of Quality and Services

Professor Rikk Watts, Dean, Faculty of Theology

Professor Paul Oslington, Dean, Faculty of Business

Professor Mark Hutchinson, Dean, Faculty of Education, Arts and Social Science

Dr Yong-Sun Yang, Head of Theology Korean Programs

Ps Susan Marcuccio, Director of VET

Rev Dr Daniel Thornton, Director of Learning and Teaching 

Rev Dr Narelle Coetzee, Director of Academic Administration

Mr Andrew Mellor, Director of Student Services

Dr Michael Frost, Academic Director New Zealand

Professor Peta Goldburg, Australian Catholic University, External Member

Dr Raymond Nobbs, ANZATS and Council of Deans of Theology, External Member

Mr Samuel Stewart, Student Representative


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