The Chief Operating Officer provides leadership to service divisions and brings a support-services perspective to strategic discussions.
The portfolio's key roles are to:
- Ensure that administration and planning polices, processes and systems are aligned to facilitate the achievement of University objectives.
- Coordinate the overall budget, resources allocation and planning processes to ensure the optimal use of University resources.
- Ensure that the University has appropriate infrastructure to support its research, education and community engagement objectives.
- Develop the strategic direction of Service Divisions and ensure that appropriate plans are in place to support the strategic objectives of the University.
Mr Duldig brings to the ANU an exceptional range of senior leadership experience. Previously he was Head of University Services at the University of Melbourne, and before that was Vice President of Services and Resources at the University of Adelaide. His experience taking executive and strategic responsibility for professional services in two Group of Eight universities has equipped Paul to lead the ongoing improvement of ANU services and focus on building the service culture we need to underpin a truly great ANU.
Paul holds a Masters of Economics (Adelaide) and is a Graduate of the AICD.