Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Professor Dane McCamey











Professor Dane McCamey is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) at the University of New South Wales, Sydney (UNSW). Dane’s research interest is in condensed matter physics, in particular the role that spin (a quantum property of subatomic particles) plays in the function of optoelectronic materials and devices. His research spans from fundamental investigation of quantum properties through to applications in photovoltaics and quantum technologies. Prior to his current role, Dane was Deputy Dean, Research and Enterprise for UNSW Science and served as Deputy Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science.

The role of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) is to provide strategic leadership and support to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Enterprise) in the generation of external research income and improving UNSW’s overall research performance, and in attracting and retaining outstanding academic staff, research only staff and higher degree research candidates to UNSW.

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) is also responsible for UNSW’s international research strategy, research partnerships including affiliated research institutes, eResearch strategy, research ethics and safety and effective promotion of the University’s research capability and research profile.

The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) acts in the position of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Enterprise) during the absence of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Enterprise).

Location and Contact Details
Professor Dane McCamey
+61 2 9385 5638


Location Address
Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)
Level 4, South Wing
Rupert Myers Building
UNSW Kensington Campus
Closest Gate: Gate 14, Barker Street
Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)
University of New South Wales


General Enquiries:    
Name Position Phone / Email
Claudia Abouarrage Project Officer and Executive Assistant T: +61 2 9385 5638