Dean of SILC
The position of Dean is undertaken by the Chinese party. The first Dean of SILC was Huang Qian, the former vice president of SHU. On July 22, 2001, the 9th board meeting elected Fang Minglun, the former Executive Vice President of SHU, Professor Tang Hao, Vice President of SHU, acted as third Dean of SILC. Currently, professor Gong Siyi, assistant to the President, is Dean of SILC.
Chairman of the Board
Senior Management Team
Board of Directors
The Dean of SILC operates under the leadership of the board of directors and is responsible for its management. The board consists of five Chinese members and four Australian members. The Chinese members of the board are presidents of S.H.U., representatives from administration offices and SILC. The Australian members of the board are: Presidents of UTS, Dean of SILC and representatives from Insearch UTS. The board meeting is held 1-2 times a year to make decisions regarding the orientation of the school operation and development plan, formulate and amend regulations, audit the school’s financial operation and make decisions for the major strategies of SILC. The Dean of SILC implements decisions made by the board and manages the daily operation of SILC.
The Chinese administrative leaders are nominated by the board and appointed officially by the Party Committee of S.H.U. The Dean is responsible for day-to-day administrative operations. SILC includes eight administrative office as well as five departments, all of which work in concerted efforts to undertake the administrative management and teaching activities.
Major decisions made by SILC are discussed in the Dean’s Meetings, Executive Meetings and various management committees. SILC attaches great importance to democratic and scientific decisions in the orientation of school operation, handling significant affairs and daily management. The SILC Academic Committee and related management team are responsible for major decisions in teaching and research.