Pro Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean, Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education, UWA
Professor Matthew Tonts is Pro Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education at The University of Western Australia.
A member of the University since 2001, Matthew was formerly the Director of the Institute for Regional Development (2005-2010) and Head of the School of Earth and Environment (2010-2016). In 2017, he took up the position of Pro Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean of the newly formed Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education.
Matthew's disciplinary background is in geography, and he has broad interests spanning regional development, rural communities, economic restructuring, and public policy.
He continues to be active in research on matters related to rural economic and social adjustment, employment geographies and urban development.Back to Our Board