Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation and Vice-President

Professor Calum Drummond is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation and Vice-President.

Professor Drummond is responsible for:

  • Facilitating the development of discovery and practice-based research
  • Building and enhancing capability across the University in research and innovation
  • Coordination, implementation and enhancement of university-wide research and innovation plans
  • Management of the Research and Innovation portfolio
  • Leadership and oversight of the development of policy and strategy as it relates to the University's research and innovation profile
  • Leadership and management of projects deemed strategic priorities in the RMIT Strategic Plan



Cara McGrain
Executive Assistant
Building 1, Level 1, Room 02
City campus
Tel. +613 9925 4265

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer