Reflections on 2010 December 21, 2010 As 2010 draws to a close, it is time to reflect on the past 12 months. It’s not been an easy year for the university sector. We’ve been confronted with many challenges, from continuing Government reform to changes in the dynamics around international student recruitment. I’m proud to say that Murdoch has successfully met those challenges and achieved much in 2010. Murdoch University will finish the year with record student enrolments and a healthy financial surplus. I intend to retire from academia in 2011, so a new Senior Leadership structure will be in place at Murdoch from the beginning of next year to ensure a smooth transition. I have no doubt that they will take Murdoch forward confidently in 2011. I will be leaving the University in safe hands. Until the end of March 2011, I will invest time in managing several key projects and working with our main external stakeholders and benefactors to ensure Murdoch continues to thrive. I wish you and your family a safe and happy festive season and a prosperous new year. Professor John Yovich AM Vice Chancellor Print This Post Media contact: Jo Manning Tel: (08) 9360 2474 | Mobile: 0408 201 309 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories: General, Murdoch achievements Tags: finance, john yovich, vice chancellor Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> We read every comment and will make every effort to approve each new comment within one working day. To ensure speedy posting, please keep your comments relevant to the topic of discussion, free of inappropriate language and in-line with the editorial integrity of this newsroom. If not, your comments may not be published. Thanks for commenting!