Professor Glenn Wightwick
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research, UTS
Professor Wightwick is Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research at UTS and a fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering. He joins UTS from IBM, where he was Director, IBM Research - Australia and IBM Australia Chief Technologist.
He brings global experience from his role at IBM having led teams in the US and China, worked on IBM's global technical strategy and established world-leading research laboratories here in Australia.
As Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research, Glenn has responsibility for research policy development and general oversight of the University's research activities, postgraduate education, industry liaison, intellectual property and commercialisation.
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