Business and tech in focus for new school head

30 Jul 2019

A leader in cyber security, data science and artificial intelligence will head up The University of Queensland’s prestigious Business School following a competitive global search.

Professor Michael BrenigProfessor Michael Bruenig will commence his role of Academic Dean and Head of School in August.

He is currently the Head of School for UQ’s School for Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, and previously worked at CSIRO where he led the initiative to establish a National Research Flagship on Digital Productivity.

Professor Bruenig said he was looking forward to joining the Business School and bringing his technological expertise and digital focus to build on its extensive capabilities and collaborations in the space.