GS16 Speakers

Linley Lord


Pro Vice Chancellor and President, Curtin Singapore

Professor Linley Lord is the Pro Vice-Chancellor and President of Curtin Singapore with overall responsibility for the academic integrity of the campus programs. She currently chairs the Education Services Interest Group for the Singapore International Chamber of Commerce. She was previously Chair of Curtin University’s Academic Board and a member of the University Council. She Co-Led Curtin’s Athena SWAN Project aimed at increasing the number of women in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine. She was also the inaugural Academic Director for the Curtin Leadership Centre, leading the development of co-curricular student leadership programs. Her research interests focus on gender and leadership focussing on women on boards and women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and academic women’s careers.