Professor Duncan Bentley

Vice-Chancellor and President, Federation University Australia

As the current Vice-Chancellor of Federation University, Professor Duncan Bentley plays a core role in the prosperity and growth of the University.

Professor Bentley believes that a dual-sector regional university sits at the heart of its communities, playing a core role in their prosperity and growth.

Throughout his career, Professor Bentley has supported universities to grow through design thinking, digital innovation, deep community engagement and long-term global partnerships. Growing up on coffee plantations and game reserves in Africa, he champions adoption of technologies to support sustainability.