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Stuart Anthony Hamilton, AO

Bachelor of Economics ANU 1980

Career highlights

  • Chair, Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority; & Commissioner, Victorian Skills Commission (2007-2013)
  • Chief Executive Office, Open Universities Australia (2003-2012)
  • Chief Executive Officer, Victorian Innovation Economy Advisory Board 2002-2003
  • Secretary, Victorian Department of Education and Training 2001-2002
  • Executive Director, Australian Vice-Chancellor Committee - (now Universities Australia) 1996-2001
  • Secretary Commonwealth Department of Environment, Sport and Territories 1993-1996
  • Secretary, Commonwealth Department of Health Housing and Community Services 1988-1993
  • Deputy Secretary, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 1987-1988

Career philosophy

"Try not to become a [person] of success but a [person] of value" (Albert Einstein)

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