New head of Health Science at Bond Uni

BOND University has appointed one of Australia’s leading clinical researchers to head its Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine in the role of Executive Dean.

Professor Helen Chenery scored the new role with her extensive strategic and operational experience in executive leadership roles within the higher education sector.

She’s held previous positions as Professor and Director of the Asia-Pacific Centre for Neuromodulation, and as Deputy Executive Dean (Academic) in the Faculty of Health Sciences at The University of Queensland.


She boasts more than 30 years’ experience as a clinician and researcher­, assisting people who have lost the ability to communicate as the result of a sudden neurological injury, such as stroke or head injury.

Collaboration and engagement with the community and the University’s stakeholders will be key areas of focus in her new role.

Professor Chenery will commence as Executive Dean, Health Sciences and Medicine Faculty at Bond University in September 2014.