The Academic Board of Raffles College of Design and Commerce (RCDC) is the principal authority on all academic matters relating to and affecting the College’s teaching, learning and education activities.
The main responsibility of the Academic Board is to assure academic standards and quality. The Academic Board is authorised by the Raffles College Council to take full responsibility over the academic governance of the College across all its courses.
The Academic Board functions in partnership with, but independently of management. It is separate from, but accountable to, the College Council.
Current membership of the Raffles College Academic Board
Chair - Emeritus Professor Peter Flood
Honorary Professor, University of Sydney; Former Dean, Pro Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of New England, RCDC Council member
Dr Abby Lopes
Senior Lecturer, Design (School of Humanities and Communication Arts),
Western Sydney University
Dr Leigh Deves
Former Professor of Management, Charles Darwin University, Foundation Director, Graduate School of Management and Director, International Programs, Sydney GSM
Mr Michael Donohue
Head of Design, Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority
Mr Trent Pohlmann
Acting Principal / Director, Transnational Education